When you’re shopping for a new home, you want to find a property that has all the features and characteristics you want. Perhaps you’re looking for a large deck surrounded by picturesque landscaping, a beautiful kitchen with gleaming marble countertops, or a cozy living room with a fireplace.
Have you ever driven up to a restaurant and been disappointed by your first impression? Perhaps the windows looked dark and gloomy, the façade was worn and unattractive or for some other reason it just didn’t look like a tempting place to eat.
If you haven’t sold a home before, the process can seem complex and even intimidating. It really isn’t. In fact, the steps to selling your property - quickly and for the best price - are straightforward, although not necessarily easy.
People have asked me what is going on in our Orange County Real Estate Market? Are we in a seller's market, buyers market, or a balanced market. Below are some statistics regarding Supply, Demand, Time on the Market and a Summation of what I think it all means.
Active real estate inventory as you probably have noticed has been steadily increasing.Currently we have 5,911 homes on the market in Orange County compared to 3,707 at this time last year.That is an increase of 59%.Demand on the flip side has been on the decline.
Shopping for a new home can be intimidating. With so many things to do and think about, it’s easy to feel overwhelmed. But it doesn’t have to be that way. Here are some good tips for making the home hunting process a lot easier and much less stressful.