There are significant signs that the national housing market is cooling off, fueled by rising interest rates and inflation. The downturn may slow down sales and price appreciation; however, the housing market is in a much better state than it was in 2008. The health of both the residential real estate industry and the underlying [...]
2019 Bishop Real Estate statistics In 2019, home prices in the Eastern Sierra continued the trend set the previous year, with a 10% rise in the median price from $345,000 to $385,000. This brings growth in the Bishop area median home price over the last four years to 33%. While prices are up, [...]
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.
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 [...]
When buying a home there is a lot to take into consideration. Often, buyers have to compromise and generally do not get everything on their wish list. Here are three items that Realtors recommend buyers not compromise on.
Here are the top five most-common exterior renovation projects and how appealing they are to homebuyers at resale.
When listing a home, personal taste is best minimized, especially in bedrooms. Real estate and design experts offer these tips in design trends to avoid in bedroom decor.
You’re contemplating listing your home on the market, but you’re not sure how much its worth. You have a vague idea about a general price range, but you want a more accurate understanding. Don’t worry – you’re not going to need to determine the price of the home yourself. Your real estate agent is a [...]
When you make the decision to sell your home, it can be tricky to know which changes would make your home sell more quickly or boost the sale price — and which would just be a waste of your time and resources. Each home (and each homeowner) is different; that’s why we’ve come up with [...]
While spring is traditionally thought to be the prime season for home buying, people buy and sell homes throughout the year. The need to relocate for a new career, health reasons or the urge for new life experiences can happen at any time. Selling a home can be stressful. Add in harsh weather conditions and [...]