This month’s market commentary is eerily similar to the prior month’s commentary, but also so true. It’s more of the same: there are just not enough houses for sale. Repeat from last month! That’s right – it’s more of the same. Too few homes on the market. Recall last month’s numbers: From November 2020 to
Ever wondered how real estate investors analyze deals for their income potential? Do we spend hours and hours pouring over the financial data or do we just get a gut feeling? Sometimes it can be a bit of both! But believe it or not, getting started can be as simple as applying the 1% rule.
The top Google Search of 2021 “Should I buy a house?” It’s the question on most first-time home buyer’s minds. It’s one of the most Googled search terms. And, it’s a question I get asked a lot by my clients. Personally, I don’t like to “should” on people. It’s too close to another four letter
Spending more time in the home over the last few years has had homeowners reconsider where they should invest in home improvement to improve their quality of life. Look back to see a few of the top home improvement trends in 2021! Home Kitchen Remodel – Kitchens remain the most renovated room in the house. – Most
“Where, oh where, have the homes for sale gone?!” That’s right – it’s more of the same. From November last year compared to November 2021 this year, we are STILL showing a Denver housing shortage – down 34.2% in inventory, despite a 15.5% increase in sales price over the same period! Where are the Sellers
Sure… it’s that holly jolly time of year that we celebrate good times with family and friends. We look forward to ringing in a bright and cheery New Year. If you are a real estate investor, the end of the year can signal another crucial (and a hopefully positive) ending… the deadline for many real
Last week, one of my first-time home buying clients expressed feeling overwhelm: “I want to buy a house, but I don’t even know where to begin.” He is not alone. This is common with many of my clients, even those who are selling their current residence and trading up, and for good reason. Studies frequently
Why Wait? Home improvements are an investment in your quality of life, happiness, AND in your future home value! More often than not, we only think about home improvement to sell our home for top value. Consider an investment in our home environment to improve our happiness today. Our Environment Affects Our Emotions After almost
I’ll bet you’re scratching your head after the WHITE HOT real estate market in the first half of 2021! Now, it has cooled off a bit, but don’t be fooled. Housing inventory in the Denver Metro Area is still down 30% from October 2020 to October 2021. This means we are in a quick moving
Effective rental property management can make the difference between a steady passive income stream and losing money.