Market Updates

March 14, 2022

Hedge Against Inflation With These 3 Real Estate Investment Types

The annual inflation rate in the United States is currently around 7.5%—the highest it has been since 1982.1 It doesn’t matter if you’re a cashier, lawyer, plumber, or retiree; if you spend U.S. dollars, inflation impacts you.

 

Economists expect the effects of inflation, like a ...

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Jan. 10, 2022

A Return to ‘Normal’? The State of Real Estate in 2022

Last year was one for the real estate history books. The pandemic helped usher in a buying frenzy that caused home prices to soar nationwide by a record 19.9% between August 2020 and August 2021.1

 

However, there were signs in the fourth quarter that the red-hot housing ...

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July 5, 2021

How to Bridge the Appraisal Gap in Today’s Real Estate Market

 

If you’re searching for drama, don’t limit yourself to Netflix. Instead, tune in to the real estate market, where the competition among buyers has never been fiercer. And with homes selling for record highs,1 the appraisal process—historically a standard part of a home purchase—is receiving more attention than ...

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June 10, 2021

Could Rising Home Prices Impact Your Net Worth?

 

 

Learn how to determine your current net worth and how an investment in real estate can help improve your bottom line.

 

Among its many impacts, COVID-19 has had a pronounced effect on the housing market. Low home inventory and high buyer demand have driven home prices to ...

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April 19, 2021

Clovis April Housing Market Update

March 2021 is a Seller's market in Clovis! The number of for-sale listings was down 71.7% from one year earlier and up 16.1% from the previous month. The number of sold listings increased 8.3% year over year and increased 24.8% month over month. The number ...

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March 4, 2021

Is the California Real Estate Market Going to Crash?

 

Is the California Real Estate Market Going to Crash?

 3/4/2021 - Baylen Trafton - Real Estate Professional

 

While many sections of the economy have contracted, the California housing market has stayed surprisingly strong. But can these market values last?

While COVID-related shutdowns began in March, real estate brokers ...

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Feb. 1, 2021

A New Normal in the Fresno and Clovis Housing Market

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Nov. 4, 2020

The New Normal: A Strong Housing Market Expected to Continue into 2021

 

The New Normal: A Strong Housing Market Expected to Continue into 2021

11/04/2020 - Baylen Trafton - Real Estate Professional

 

2020 will be known for a lot of things, and a record-breaking year for real estate will certainly be one of its more unexpected legacies,” prominent ...

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Jan. 9, 2020

Fresno County's New FHA Loan Limits For 2020

Great News!
They have raised the FHA loan limits for the year 2020!
 
Fresno County new loan limit
$331,760 (FHA base loan amount)
 
So you can write a purchase offer up to $343,792 FHA with the borrower bringing in the minimum 3.5% down.
 
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Oct. 11, 2019

The only FREE LUNCH when buying a house!

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