Entries by Valdemar Burdman

Careful…Don’t Get Caught in the Rental Trap!

[image: Imágenes integradas 1]There are many benefits to homeownership. One of the top benefits is being able to protect yourself from rising rents by locking in your housing cost for the life of your mortgage. *Don’t Become Trapped * Jonathan Smoke, Chief Economist at realtor.com, reported on what he calls a “Rental Affordability Crisis.” He […]

15,014 Homes Sold Yesterday… Did Yours?

​ There are some homeowners that have been waiting for months to get a price they hoped for when they originally listed their house for sale. The only thing they might want to consider is… If it hasn’t sold yet, maybe it’s not priced properly. After all, 15,014 houses sold yesterday, 15,014 will sell today […]

How to Get the Most Money When Selling Your Home

Every homeowner wants to make sure they get the best price when selling their home. But how do you guarantee that you receive maximum value for your house? Here are two keys to ensuring you get the highest price possible. *1. Price it a LITTLE LOW * This may seem counterintuitive. However, let’s look at […]

The Impact of Homeownership on Family Health

​​ The National Association of Realtors recently released a study titled ‘Social Benefits of Homeownership and Stable Housing.’ The study confirmed a long-standing belief of most Americans: *“Owning a home embodies the promise of individual autonomy and is the aspiration of most American households. Homeownership allows households to accumulate wealth and social status, and is […]

3 Questions to Ask If You Want to Buy Your Dream Home

If you are debating purchasing a home right now, you are probably getting a lot of advice. Though your friends and family will have your best interest at heart, they may not be fully aware of your needs and what is currently happening in the real estate market. Ask yourself the following 3 questions to […]

Buying a Home is More Affordable Than Renting in 66% of US Counties

According to ATTOM Data Solutions’ 2017 Rental Affordability Report, buying a home is more affordable than renting in 354 of the 540 U.S. counties they analyzed. The report found that “making monthly house payments on a median-priced home — including mortgage, property taxes and insurance — is more affordable than the fair market rent on […]

Prices still rising in Miami at beginning of 2016

Prices in Miami persisted to rise in January as existing single family houses and condominiums sold just about record fee, in line with the modern-day data from actual estate retailers. The median income rate for single household existing houses rose thirteen.7% 12 months on yr in January from $237,500 to $270,000, according to the figures […]

Florida is most popular place in the US for overseas buyers

Florida remains the top State in the USA for overseas buyers with Miami one of the most standard locations for overseas actual estate investors. International actual estate buyers made up 36% of sales in Miami and south Florida accounting for transactions valued at $6.1 billion, in line with the 2015 global customer document from the […]