Buy your home on Boxing Day for the biggest discount, study shows



If you’re looking to get the best possible price on your new home, you may want to wait and close the deal in the week between Christmas and New Year, according to a new analysis by ATTOM Data Solutions. The analysis found that buyers who close their transactions on the day after Christmas, December 26, […]

Key Tips To Sell Your Home Faster



When a homeowner decides to sell their home, they want to do it fast. Especially when time bounds you, such as if a move to another country or state is imminent. Selling your house fast is one of the best and fastest ways to instantly move on with life. When you’re going to sell your […]

5 Real Estate Technology Trends to Watch in 2020



The global real estate market has grown tremendously over the last decade. According to a PWC industry survey, the global stock of the market grew by 55% from 2012 when it was US$29.0 trillion to US$45.3 trillion in 2020. This growth is in the backdrop- of innovative technology in the real estate industry. Investment in […]

New home sales fall slightly in October



The number of new home sales in the U.S. fell slightly last month, but they remain almost 10% higher than they were this time last year, according to data released by the Commerce Department this week. In addition, the last two months in new home sales represent the highest monthly sales rate since October 2007, […]

How Renters Can Prepare to Be Homeowners



Preparing to Go From Renting to Buying Are you renting your home? When you first move away from home, you are more than likely to end up renting your first property. Most renters would like to become homebuyers but don’t have the financial capability just yet. On occasion, renting to own a home is an […]

Home Electric Vehicle Charging Stations



It’s estimated that most (up to 95%) of all-electric vehicles (EVs) and plug-in hybrid electric vehicles (PHEVs) are charged at home. A more robust electric vehicle infrastructure remains one of the top obstacles to further demand for electric vehicles. It takes anywhere from 20 minutes to 20 hours or more to charge a vehicle depending […]

U.S. rents rise for the 4th successive month



Rents across the U.S. are rising steadily, according to the October Zillow Real Estate Market Report, which found that the rate of year-over-year appreciation has increased in each of the past four months. The typical rent in the U.S. is now $1,600 per month, an annual increase of 2.3% in October – just off yearly […]

5 Tips for moving into your new Home with pets



Moving to a new house and adjusting to a new environment can be stressful for anyone. Your pets are no different. If you have a dog, cat, or any other pet, and shifting to a new home will definitely make them unpleasant and anxious to some extent. What you can do is make this transition […]

Zillow says a ‘Silver Tsunami’ will flood the housing market in 20 years



Zillow is forecasting an end to housing inventory problems, but we may have to wait a while for it to happen. The company says it expects to see “flood of homes” coming onto the market over the next twenty years. Those homes will primarily be existing homes currently occupied by baby boomers, which will be […]

Tips for Boosting Curb Appeal



Curb appeal is extremely important not only to resale value and the likelihood of selling a property, but also to the overall look and feel of a home. Potential homebuyers judge homes within the first few seconds of glancing at them. Therefore, if the outside of your home doesn’t grab their attention, then you may […]