Interest rates may be going up even faster than you think. That’s because the Federal Reserve, in the minutes from its last meeting, announced that it would begin to shrink its balance sheet, ending some of the extreme measures it took to save the economy during the financial crisis. Keep reading… http://www.cnbc.com/2017/04/05/mortgages-and-other-rates-could-go-up-even-faster-than-markets-thought.html
No Bubble in Real Estate – Not Even in Los Angeles! By Dr. Steve Sjuggerud Friday, March 24, 2017 “Everyone here says Los Angeles is in a housing bubble,” my friend in LA said to me this week. Is it true? Is American real estate in a housing bubble again, just like it was in 2006? The
Great information from the Wells Fargo Investment Institute on US Regional Housing Trends. Denver continues to be one of the strongest markets! Wells Fargo Investment Institute – March 8, 2017 The U.S. housing market is healthy. We do not expect a widespread housing bubble to form in the near future. As interest rates begin to
DENVER, COLO., Feb. 22, 2017 – Vivi, with Cherry Creek Properties LLC, was named one of the Denver Metro Area’s Top 100 residential real estate agents by The Dowling Group and Denver Business Journal for total sales volume in 2016. Vivi was honored as a “2016 Mile High Leader” at a recent awards ceremony at the Brown Palace Hotel. “With over 16,000
The Build Your Business Expo is in its 5th and biggest year yet as one of the greatest local realtor training and networking events in the area. Join us March 2 from 8am to 4pm at the Marriott Denver Tech Center for a panel discussion featuring Vivi Gloriod!
Every market is different. Before you renew your lease again, find out if you could use your housing costs to own a home of your own! Some Highlights: Historically, the choice between renting or buying a home has been a close decision. Looking at the percentage of income needed to rent a median-priced home today
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The rental market has been growing at an accelerated pace for several years — with rental appreciation outpacing home value appreciation in many regions — but as the rate of growth has started to slow, what can we expect in 2017? Here are five top predictions for the rental market this year. Read the rest…
The National Association of Realtors recently released a study titled ‘Social Benefits of Homeownership and Stable Housing.’ The study confirmed a long-standing belief of most Americans: “Owning a home embodies the promise of individual autonomy and is the aspiration of most American households. Homeownership allows households to accumulate wealth and social status, and is the
There are lots of opinions out there on the consequences of repealing the Dodd-Frank legislation of 2010. No matter which side of the political spectrum you stand, it’s important to be current on what this repeal means to you if you are considering purchasing or selling a home. Here are two articles tackling the issue