Market Updates

June 22, 2022

Home Price Deceleration Doesn't Mean Home Price Depreciation

Home Price Deceleration Doesn’t Mean Home Price Depreciation

Experts in the real estate industry use a number of terms when they talk about what’s happening with home prices. And some of those words sound a bit similar but mean very different things. To help clarify what’s happening with home prices and where experts say they’re going, here’s a ...

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June 15, 2022

Is the housing market correcting?

 

If you’re following the news, all of the headlines about conditions in the current housing market may leave you with more questions than answers. Is the boom over? Is the market crashing or correcting? Here’s what you need to know.

The housing market is moderating compared to the ...

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June 8, 2022

Recession does not equal a housing crises

Some Highlights

  • It’s important to understand history proves an economic slowdown does not equal a housing crisis.
  • In 4 of the last 6 recessions, home prices actually appreciated. Home prices only fell twice – minimally in the early 90s and then by nearly 20% during the housing crash in ...
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June 1, 2022

How to survive the market shift

 

After years of high buyer demand, low mortgage rates, and insane competition, there’s a change happening in real estate, and it’s happening fast.

Rising mortgage rates have many buyers dropping out of the real estate race. Then there are sellers, who are sitting on the sidelines waiting until the ...

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May 25, 2022

Economic impact of buying and selling

 

 

 

If you’re thinking of buying or selling a home, chances are you’re focusing on the many extraordinary ways it’ll change your life. But do you know it has a large impact on your community too?

To measure that impact, the National Association of Realtors (NAR) releases ...

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May 18, 2022

How to keep your savings as inflation rises

With interest rates rising and inflation showing up everywhere from the grocery store to the gas pump, it can be a challenging time to save for a down payment and break into the housing market. However, there are a variety of things both large and small that can immediately shave ...

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May 11, 2022

2022 Housing Market Forecast [INFOGRAPHIC]

 

 

2022 Housing Market Forecast [INFOGRAPHIC] | Keeping Current Matters

Some Highlights

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May 4, 2022

These cities are overvalued and could see price drops

We’re in a historically overvalued housing market, and these cities could see home prices drop 10%, Moody’s says

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April 27, 2022

Why this housing market is not a bubble ready to pop

Homeownership has become a major element in achieving the American Dream. A recent report from the National Association of Realtors (NAR) finds that over 86% of buyers agree homeownership is still the American Dream.

Prior to the 1950s, less than half of the country owned their own home. However, after ...

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April 19, 2022

Using Your Tax Refund To Achieve Your Homeownership Goals This Year

If you’re buying or selling a home this year, you’re likely saving up for a variety of expenses. For buyers, that might include things like your down payment and closing costs. And for sellers, you’re probably working on a bit of spring cleaning and maintenance to spruce ...

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