Some Highlights: The housing market is forecasted to finish the year with growing strength. Historically low mortgage rates are creating great potential for homebuyers, and home sales are on the rise. If you’re thinking of buying or selling a home this year, let’s connect to maximize ... » Learn More about Where Is the Housing Market Headed for the Rest of 2020? [INFOGRAPHIC]
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As remote work continues on for many businesses and Americans weigh the risks of being in densely populated areas, will more people start to move out of bigger cities? Spending extra time at home and dreaming of more indoor and outdoor space is certainly sparking some interest among homebuyers. ... » Learn More about Will We See a Surge of Homebuyers Moving to the Suburbs?
(Content submitted by Lisa Roberts.) Best places to raise a family in Umatilla County. Choosing the perfect place to raise a family is not easy. After all, you want to find a place that will satisfy your interests, but that's also good for all members of the family. But can you really go wrong ... » Learn More about Best places to raise a family in Umatilla County
So far, it’s been quite a ride this year, and our nation has truly seen its fair share of hurdles. From COVID-19 to record unemployment and then the resulting recession, just to name a few, the second quarter of 2020 has had more than a few challenges. Amidst the many roadblocks, however, the ... » Learn More about Homeownership Rate Continues to Rise in 2020
In June, the number of first-time homebuyers accounted for 35% of the existing homes sold, a trend that’s been building steadily throughout the year. According to the National Association of Realtors (NAR): “The share of first-time buyers increased in March through June—right into ... » Learn More about Guidance and Support Are Key When Buying Your First Home