All Articles

Buyer demand has seen a slump the last two weeks.  Below in the HB market snapshot, I note that there are 138 active listings in Huntington Beach and of those active homes, 26 of them had price reductions this last week,... Read More
Small cracks in the housing market are beginning to appear as Steven Thomas reports in the latest housing report in the link. For example, the current housing inventory has increased 60% since mid-January!  Demand is at the... Read More
Affordability is beginning to affect the housing market and as rates rise, new trends are emerging and in the latest Orange County Housing Report, Steven Thomas breaks down the recent trends that are leading to changes in our market.... Read More
Aaahhh...the spring market.  The time of year we all look forward to for a robust active listing selection and this year is no different!  Considering the drought of homes we have been experiencing, this spring market will be... Read More
The real estate market these days is often more like an auction with many home's list price considered the "reserve price" and the final closing price well above asking and in this week's Orange County Housing Report, Steven... Read More
This market update comes with the latest Orange County Housing Report. Rising rates and low inventory are the two economic forces affecting the market today and in this week's report they are the indicators of what is to come. ... Read More
In real estate, numbers are very important and the sale price is the one number that occupies most people's thoughts during the process of a transaction.  The most important number you should keep in mind however when you are buying... Read More
This edition of the Orange County Housing Report (see link) echoes the sentiments we have known for a little while now...We are in an inventory catastrophe with numbers at an all time low. The days on market are also... Read More
This week here are the two things you need to know about the November housing heat wave we are experiencing...  #1 - Interest Rates Rates as of 11/15/2021*30 year mortgage average: 2.875%*15 year mortgage average: 2.... Read More
Does it seem like there will ever be an end to the housing insanity that we have been experiencing?  Perhaps you would like to buy a new home but you are frustrated by the competition.  Perhaps you would like to sell but you are... Read More