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Dec. 31, 2018

Why You Should Not For Sale By Owner

 

Why You Should Not For Sale By Owner | MyKCM

In today’s market, as home prices rise and a lack of inventory continues, some homeowners may consider trying to sell their homes on their own, known in the industry as a For Sale by Owner (FSBO). There are several reasons why this might not be a good idea ...

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Nov. 13, 2018

Are Homeowners Renovating to Sell or to Stay?

 

Are Homeowners Renovating to Sell or to Stay? | MyKCM

Over the past few years, two trends have emerged in the housing market:

  1. Home renovations have shot up
  2. Inventory of homes available for sale on the market has dropped

A ‘normal’ housing market is defined by having a 6-month supply of homes for sale. According to the latest Existing ...

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Nov. 6, 2018

5 Tips When Buying a Newly Constructed Home

 

5 Tips When Buying a Newly Constructed Home | MyKCM

The lack of existing inventory in Connecticut for sale has forced many homebuyers to begin looking at new construction. When you buy a newly constructed home instead of an existing home, there are many extra steps that must take place.

To ensure a hassle-free process, here are 5 tips ...

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Oct. 21, 2018

20 Tips for Preparing Your House for Sale This Fall

 

20 Tips for Preparing Your House for Sale This Fall [INFOGRAPHIC] | MyKCM

Some Highlights:

  • When listing your house for sale, your top goal will be to get the home sold for the best price possible!
  • There are many small projects that you can do to ensure this happens!
  • Your real estate agent will have a list of specific suggestions for getting ...
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Oct. 1, 2018

How Does the Supply of Homes for Sale Impact Buyer Demand?

 

How Does the Supply of Homes for Sale Impact Buyer Demand? | MyKCM

The price of any item is determined by the supply of that item, as well as the market’s demand for it. The National Association of REALTORS (NAR) surveys “over 50,000 real estate practitioners about their expectations for home sales, prices and market conditions” for their monthly REALTORS ...

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Sept. 28, 2018

Should I Buy Now? Or Wait Until Next Year?

Connecticut buyers: Should I Buy Now? Or Wait Until Next Year?

Should I Buy Now? Or Wait Until Next Year? [INFOGRAPHIC] | MyKCM

Some Highlights:

  • The cost of waiting to buy is defined as the additional funds it would take to buy a home if prices & interest rates were to increase over a period of time.
  • Freddie Mac predicts interest rates ...
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Sept. 24, 2018

How Much Has Your Home Increased in Value?

 

How Much Has Your Home Increased in Value? | MyKCM

Home values have risen dramatically over the last twelve months. In CoreLogic’s most recent Home Price Index Report, they revealed that national home prices have increased by 6.2% year-over-year.

CoreLogic broke down appreciation even further into four price ranges, giving us a more detailed view than if ...

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Sept. 21, 2018

4 Reasons to Sell This Fall in Connecticut

 

4 Reasons to Sell This Fall [INFOGRAPHIC] | MyKCM

Some Highlights:

  • Connecticut housing inventory is still under the 6-month supply that is needed for a normal housing market.
  • Buyers are often competing with one another for the listings that are available.
  • Perhaps the time has come for you and your family to move on and start living the ...
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Sept. 19, 2018

25% of Homes with a Mortgage are Now Equity Rich!

 

25% of Homes with a Mortgage are Now Equity Rich! | MyKCM

Connecticut's rising home prices have been in the news a lot lately and much of the focus has been on whether home prices are accelerating too quickly, as well as how sustainable the growth in prices really is. One of the often-overlooked benefits of rising prices, however, is ...

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Sept. 18, 2018

Connecticut Home Prices: The Difference 5 Years Makes

 

Home Prices: The Difference 5 Years Makes | MyKCM

CoreLogic recently released their Home Price Index ReportOne of the key indicators used in the report to determine the health of the housing market was home price appreciation. CoreLogic focused on appreciation from July 2013 to July 2018 to show how prices over the last five ...

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