At the beginning of any month, onlookers can find batches of fresh reports about national real estate market activity. Take October, for instance. We’ve just learned a bunch about what happened across the country. September’s numbers won’t be collected and analyzed for a while, but the fresh real estate market data for August is out, …
COLDWELL BANKER TOWN & COUNTRY PRESENTS Our 4th Annual Real Estate Market Forecast Event on March 4th, 2015
Christopher Thornberg is Founding Partner of Beacon Economics, LLC and widely considered to be one of California’s leading economists. An expert in economic forecasting, regional economics, employment and labor markets, economic policy, and industry and real estate analysis, he …View full post
Wasn’t it just yesterday that we seemed locked into a classic home buyer’s market in town? Bad economy, bad job numbers, tanked real estate values were all we heard about…until it eventually shifted. Over the past year or so, it’s become a very different landscape. If you’ve been out looking to become a local home …View full post
When you determine to sell your house, one of the first choices that comes up is tactical: do you try to sell it yourself as a local “For Sale by Owner” property—or do you enlist a real estate agent? Since your objective is to maximize your profit, you might think that most thrift-minded home owners …View full post
Yes—a town listing and a well-shot virtual tour are each important tools in this summer’s real estate marketing. But the low pressure, informal walk-through that an area open house allows can be as effective today as it ever was. Your local open house has every possibility of becoming your most direct path to engaging the …View full post
If you will be selling your house this fall, an early decision will be whether to team with a REALTOR® or go the “For Sale by Owner” route. One thing to consider is messaging.
“Messaging” is one of those words that homeowners began to hear a lot after Madison Avenue decided to verbize the noun ‘message.’ …