As interest rates increase for home buyers, not only does the monthly payment go up, but so does the amount of income needed to qualify to purchase a home. Check out this example to see how interest rates affect a buyer's bottom line.
More than half of couples completing a remodeling project with a spouse or domestic partner admit to arguing during the process, and 3% even considered separation or divorce! See what couples argued most about and how to remodel-proof your relationship.
With housing inventory at record lows, finding the perfect house can take some time.
The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act was signed into law last December, carrying with it numerous changes to the tax law. The new law will affect individuals differently, depending on their property holdings and their locations. The three main changes to consider in evaluating the new law’s effect on the housing market are: • The [...]
At 30%, the primary reason buyers purchased a home in 2017 was the desire to own a home of their own. Here's who bought homes, nationwide, last year.
Bishop Real Estate: 2017 Year in Review In 2017, home prices in the Eastern Sierra continued the trend set the previous year, with an 8% rise in the median price from $300,000 to $323,250. This brings growth in the Bishop area median home price over the last two years to 26%. Adding to this good [...]
Mother nature was not kind to California in 2017, with wildfires breaking out in all parts of the state, even during the non-traditional wildfire season. Fire officials say that most homes that burn during a wildfire aren't ignited by dry brush, but instead by embers landing on the roof, through vents, or on decks and [...]
Attached is the draft Short Term Rental Ordiance for Inyo County. If you are considering an Airbnb or VBRO, within Inyo County, outside the Bishop City limits, please have a look. Short Term Rentals
Come to Big PIne and take a look at this great family home just waiting for your personal touch. Enjoy the soothing sound of Baker Creek as it meanders along the backyard and relaxing spot under the covered patio for the warm summer months to come. This home has fresh exterior and interior paint, new [...]
Don't lose a home by making these common home buying mistakes.