Advice and Trends

Market Update 5.3.22May 2022

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... +Read More

Market Update 4.19.22Apr 2022

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-... +Read More

Market Update - Ch-Ch-Ch-ChangesApr 2022

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... +Read More

Market Update 3.8.2022Mar 2022

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... +Read More

Market Update Feb. 8, 2022 - Going, Going, GoneFeb 2022

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... +Read More

Market Update 1.26.22 - Rising Rates vs. Low InventoryJan 2022

This market update comes with the latest Orange County Housing Report. Rising rates and low inventory are the two economic forces... +Read More

Not About the Price -Market Update 12.14.21Dec 2021

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... +Read More

Market Update 11.30.2021 - Housing CatastropheNov 2021

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... +Read More

Market Update 11.16.2021Nov 2021

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... +Read More

Market Update 11.2.2021Nov 2021

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. ... +Read More