Author Archives: Rajeev Vashist

    • What is the Best Investment for Americans?

      Some are reporting that there is trepidation regarding the real estate market in the United States. Apparently, the American people are quite comfortable. Porch.com, a major network helping homeowners with their renovation projects, recently conducted a survey which asked Americans: “What do you believe is the safest investment over the next 10 years?” U.S. housing […]
      Written by Rajeev Vashist
    • Is A Bigger House Within Your Budget?

      At this time of year, many families come together to celebrate the season. It’s also the time when many realize their homes are just not quite big enough to host all of their guests and loved ones. Are you one of those homeowners dreaming for a larger space to call home? You may have enough […]
      Written by Rajeev Vashist
    • It’s ‘National Roof Over Your Head’ Day!

      Did you know that each year in the United States, we celebrate “National Roof Over Your Head Day” on December 3rd? As noted on the National Calendar, it was “created as a day to be thankful for what you have, starting with the roof over your head. There are many things that we have that […]
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    • 5 Reasons to Sell This Winter

      Below are five compelling reasons to list your house this winter. 1. Demand Is Strong The latest Buyer Traffic Report from the National Association of Realtors (NAR) shows that buyer demand remains strong throughout the vast majority of the country. These buyers are ready, willing, and able to purchase, and are in the market right […]
      Written by Rajeev Vashist
    • Buyers Are Looking For Your Home [INFOGRAPHIC]

      Some Highlights:

      • Existing Home Sales are currently at an annual pace of 5.46 million.
      • The inventory of existing homes for sale remains below the 6 months needed for a normal market and is now at a 3.9-month supply.
      • Inventory remains low due to high demand from buyers who are still looking for a house to buy!
      Written by Rajeev Vashist
    • Tips to Sell Your Home Faster

      When selling your house, there are a few key things you can prioritize to have the greatest impact for a faster sale: 1. Make Buyers Feel at Home Declutter your home! Pack away all personal items like pictures, awards, and sentimental belongings. Make buyers feel like they belong in the house. According to the 2019 Profile […]
      Written by Rajeev Vashist
    • The True Cost of Not Owning Your Home

      There are great advantages to owning a home, yet many people continue to rent. The financial benefits are just some of the reasons why homeownership has been a part of the long-standing American dream. Realtor.com reported that: “Buying remains the more attractive option in the long term – that remains the American dream, and it’s […]
      Written by Rajeev Vashist
    • 7 Reasons to List Your House This Holiday Season

      Around this time each year, many homeowners decide to wait until after the holidays to list their houses. Similarly, others who already have their homes on the market remove their listings until the spring. Let’s unpack the top reasons why listing your house now or keeping it on the market this winter may be the […]
      Written by Rajeev Vashist
    • The Cost Across Time [INFOGRAPHIC]

      Some Highlights:

      • With interest rates around 3.66%, now is a great time to look back at where they’ve been over the past few decades. Comparatively, they’re pretty low!
      • According to Freddie Mac, rates are projected to increase to 3.9% by this time next year.
      • The impact your interest rate has on your monthly mortgage payment is significant. An increase of just $20 dollars in your monthly payment can add up to $240 per year and $7,200 over the life of your loan.
      • Maybe it’s time to lock in now, while rates are still historically low.
       
      Written by Rajeev Vashist