For Sale By Owner (FSBO)

Feb. 10, 2022

Sellers Have Incredible Leverage in Today’s Market

 

Sellers Have Incredible Leverage in Today’s Market | MyKCM

With mortgage rates climbing above 3% for the first time in months, serious buyers are more motivated than ever to find a home before the end of the year. Lawrence Yun, Chief Economist for the National Association of Realtors (NAR), puts it best, saying:

"Housing demand remains strong as buyers likely want ...

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Feb. 1, 2022

Home Inspectors and Due Diligence

During Due Diligence, your inspector hope never find anything wrong with a home. But the truth is that every home, whether it’s 1 or 100 years old, has an issue or two. Luckily, these problems are totally fixable! Here are five of the most common defects we run into on ...
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Jan. 28, 2022

2021 Homes Sales in Georgia - FANTASTIC time to Sell

Once again, 2021 proved that more homes are consistently sold through Georgia MLS than any other MLS in the state

 

Notable Highlights

  • 10% of residential homes were under contract within 1 day.
  • 50% of residential homes were under contract within 1 week.
  • 77% of residential homes were ...
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Aug. 28, 2021

If Housing Affordability Is About the Money, Don’t Forget This.

If Housing Affordability Is About the Money, Don’t Forget This. | MyKCM

 

There are many non-financial benefits of buying your own home. However, today’s headlines seem to be focusing primarily on the financial aspects of homeownership – specifically affordability. Many articles are making the claim that it’s not affordable to buy a home in today’s market, but that isn’t the case.

Today’s buyers ...

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July 4, 2021

Save Time and Effort by Selling with a Real Estate Agent

 

Save Time and Effort by Selling with an Agent | MyKCM

Selling a house is a time-consuming process – especially if you decide to do it on your own, known as a For Sale By Owner (FSBO). From conducting market research to reviewing legal documents, handling negotiations, and more, it’s an involved and highly detailed process that requires a lot ...

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June 7, 2021

REAL ESTATE TERMS

 

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Adjustable Rate Mortgage: (ARM):  
A home loan that can adjust the interest based upon market rates after the set fixed period on the note has expired. Generally an ARM will carry a lower interest rate than a fixed rate mortgage but is considered riskier because the interest ...

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June 6, 2021

April 2021 Home Sales Report

April 2021 Sales and Average Sales Price Overview

There were 7,273 closings for Residential Single Family Detached in April 2021. This reflects an increase of 23% over April 2020.

There were 1,744 closings for Residential Single Family Attached in April 2021. This reflects an increase of 55% over ...

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May 19, 2021

Experts Say Home Prices Will Continue Upward

 

Experts Say Home Prices Will Continue to Appreciate | MyKCM

It’s clear that consumers are concerned about how quickly home values are rising. Many people fear the speed of appreciation may lead to a crash in prices later this year. In fact, Google reports that the search for “When is the housing market going to crash?” has actually spiked 2450 ...

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April 9, 2021

March 2021 Home Sales Report

March 2021 Sales and Average Sales Price Overview

There were 7,147 closings for Residential Single Family Detached in March 2021. This reflects an increase of 3% over March 2020.

There were 1,872 closings for Residential Single Family Attached in March 2021. This reflects an increase of 32% over ...

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March 17, 2021

What Is the Strongest Tailwind to Today’s Recovering Economy

What Is the Strongest Tailwind to Today’s Recovering Economy? | MyKCM

Last year started off with a bang. Unemployment was under 4%, forecasters were giddy with their projections for the economy, and the residential housing market had the strongest January and February activity in over a decade.

Then came the announcement on March 11, 2020, from the World Health Organization declaring ...

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