Hello from Patterson-Schwartz Real Estate! With the start of summer, potential homebuyers are out and about looking for opportunities in the local marketplace. With an abundant supply of homes for sale, affordable financing and lower home prices now might just be your opportunity to make a move. Take a moment and review our May 2012 market summary to learn about local housing trends. We’ve also included timely home-related articles and videos to keep you informed on the current real estate market.
Market Update - A Local Perspective
The housing activity for the first five months of 2012 as compared to that of 2011.
Nationwide Housing Affordability Reaches New Record High
The latest HOI data reveal that 77.5 percent of all new and existing homes that were sold in this year’s first quarter were affordable to families earning the national median income of $65,000.
Want to Sell Faster? Optimize Your Home’s Best Features
Don’t worry--there is no need to build a pricey addition or completely gut your existing property. By evaluating your home’s top selling points, you can add modern touches to these features to create a new, fresh feel without doing major renovations.
VIDEO: Are You Ready to Buy a Home?
There are good opportunities in the Real Estate Market but there are some important things to know before you go house hunting.
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