Connecticut Real Estate

May 19, 2022

How Homeownership Can Help Shield You From Inflation In Connecticut

How Homeownership Can Help Shield You from Inflation In Connecticut 

How Homeownership Can Help Shield You from Inflation | MyKCM

If you’re following along with the news today, you’ve likely heard about rising inflation. You’re also likely feeling the impact in your day-to-day life as prices go up for gas, groceries, and more. These rising consumer costs can put a ...

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May 17, 2022

Is It Enough To Offer Asking Price in Today's Housing Market In Connecticut

Is It Enough To Offer Asking Price in Today’s Housing Market In Connecticut?

Is It Enough To Offer Asking Price in Today’s Housing Market? | MyKCM

If you’re planning to buy a home this season, you’re probably thinking about what you’ll need to do to get your offer accepted. In previous years, it was common for buyers to try and determine how much ...

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May 16, 2022

Room Update - Try Color Blocking

Room Update - Try Color Blocking

Repainting a room is one of the easiest ways to freshen the décor while changing the feel of the room. The hottest design trend this year takes this to a whlole new level. Color - blocking techniques are dominating magazines and social media with vivid color ...

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May 13, 2022

6 Upgrades Millennial Buyers Pay More For

6 Upgrades Millennial Buyers Pay More For - and 1 Exception

Home sellers assume they must make some upgrades before putting their home on the market. While any deferred maintenance or extreme wear-and tear- issues should be addressed, major upgrades or updates may not net more money when you sell; especially ...

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May 13, 2022

What You Actually Need To Know About the Number of Foreclosures in Today's Housing Market

What You Actually Need To Know About the Number of Foreclosures in Today’s Housing Market In Connecticut

What You Actually Need To Know About the Number of Foreclosures in Today’s Housing Market | MyKCM

While you may have seen recent stories about the volume of foreclosures today, context is important. During the pandemic, many homeowners were able to pause their mortgage payments using the forbearance program. The ...

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May 12, 2022

Why This Housing Market Is Not a Bubble Ready To Pop In Connecticut

Why This Housing Market Is Not a Bubble Ready To Pop In Connecticut

Why This Housing Market Is Not a Bubble Ready To Pop | MyKCM

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 ...

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May 11, 2022

Why It's Critical To Price YOur House Right In Connecticut

Why It’s Critical To Price Your House Right In Connecticut

Why It’s Critical To Price Your House Right | MyKCM

When you make a move, you want to sell your house for the highest price possible. That might be why many homeowners are eager to list in today’s sellers’ market. After all, with record-low inventory and high buyer demand, many ...

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May 10, 2022

How to Add Interest to your Garden In Connecticut

How to Add Interest to your Garden

 

We've all seen the wrong way to add "art" to a yard; pink flamingos, cement deer, and colorful gnomes are all examples of what NOT to do. Yet adding interesting sculpture, fountains pots, or art is a great way to add ...

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May 9, 2022

How's Today's Morttgage Rates Impact Your Home Purchase In Connecticut

How Today’s Mortgage Rates Impact Your Home Purchase

How Today’s Mortgage Rates Impact Your Home Purchase | MyKCM

If you’re planning to buy a home, it’s critical to understand the relationship between mortgage rates and your purchasing power. Purchasing power is the amount of home you can afford to buy that’s within your financial reach. Mortgage rates directly impact the ...

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May 9, 2022

How To Approach Rising Mortgage Rates as a Buyer In Connecticut

How To Approach Rising Mortgage Rates as a Buyer In Connecticut

How To Approach Rising Mortgage Rates as a Buyer | MyKCM

In the last few weeks, the average 30-year fixed mortgage rate from Freddie Mac inched up to 5%. While that news may have you questioning the timing of your home search, the truth is, timing has never been more ...

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