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March 20, 2020

Real Estate in a Virtual World

 

Providing exceptional real estate service has always been my top priority, but right now, with this deadly virus threatening us all, it's the health and safety of my clients, family, friends, and our community as a whole. At Coldwell Banker®, we already have a very strong digital ...
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March 19, 2020

Orange County Housing Report: Housing and the Coronavirus

 

Currently, COVID-19 is not having a significant impact on the housing market, yet its effects will eventually be felt in the real estate trenches.

 

The Coronavirus and Housing: Despite all the news swirling about the Coronavirus, the Orange County real estate market is still rocketing forward with an ...

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March 2, 2020

Housing demands have skyrocketed

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Housing demand has skyrocketed due to historically low rates that are not going anywhere anytime soon.

 

The Impact of Low Rates: A buyer’s purchasing power has dramatically improved thanks to ultra-low mortgage rates.

 

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Feb. 20, 2020

There are Some Overlooked Financial Advantages of Owning a Home

 

There are many clear financial benefits to owning a home: increasing equity, building net worth, growing appreciation, and more. If you’re a renter, it’s never too early to make a plan for how homeownership can propel you toward a stronger future. Here’s a dive into three often-overlooked financial benefits ...

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Feb. 11, 2020

Temperature’s Rising

 

The Orange County housing market is officially a HOT Seller’s Market.

 

Getting Hot: The market is getting crazy hot below $1 million.

 

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Feb. 6, 2020

Demand for homes is on a fast track for 2020

 

The demand for housing is coming at the market like a freight train, with the law of supply and demand on full display. The ongoing shortage of available homes for sale combined with a surge of homebuyers is forcing home prices up, according to Redfin. And where it stops ...

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Jan. 31, 2020

How To Throw A Great Superbowl Party

While your team may not have made it to the final game, the Superbowl is the perfect excuse to bring together your family and friends for a day of fun. Whether the 49ers or the Chiefs win, you can throw a party that will be sure to win. 

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Jan. 29, 2020

Pedal to the Metal

 

With the holidays in the rearview mirror, the 2020 Orange County housing market is revving its massive engine.

 

Getting Hot: Strong demand and a low supply of available homes is allowing the market to accelerate fast.

 

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Jan. 27, 2020

Mortgage rates have fared better than anyone expected

 

Reflecting back on 2019, we discover that the mortgage market in 2019 had its best year since the height of the pre-crisis boom, even though it was anyone’s ball game judging by what was going on early last year.

 

“Lenders extended $2.4 trillion in home loans last ...

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Jan. 15, 2020

Home buying heats up as the new decade begins, led by the West

 

New home sales numbers are coming out as we begin 2020, and they’re encouraging ones. According to Realtor’s Jacob Passy, the index of pending home sales increased 1.2% in November from the previous month, as reported to the National Association of Realtors.

 

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