The economy works in a cycle and each cycle has an effect in the prices of goods. Each industry has a unique ‘market cycle’ generally follows the whole economic trend and real estate is no exception. Most people consider the home and property industry to have two phases: the buyer’s market and the seller’s market. Knowing which market the industry is in can benefit you as a homebuyer.
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Many people make a living out of buying and selling real estate, and it can actually be compared to many of the other common forms of investments such as mutual funds, bonds and stocks. However there are two main differences. It’s possible to buy and sell other investments very quickly at the market price. Buying and selling real estate takes much longer, it can take months to sell. This means that there are some important considerations when buying or selling property.
Closing costs can be one of the trickiest things new home buyers face when purchasing a property. It is the hidden costs and surprise jack-in-the-box that pops up just as your hopes that the purchase is finally complete and have been set in place. Closing costs are the reason that many people turn to alternative [...]
Once you have put your property up for sale it is often the case that it will spend an age sat on the market. To reduce this time there are certain tactics and methods that can be employed. Ultimately you need to realise and recognise the prices of similar properties in the area and arrive [...]
The selling of property is always an emotive issue, especially if you are moving away from a home that has housed your families for years. Part of the selling process always has to include a valuation; this can be one of the hardest parts of selling a home, as what you think your house is [...]
Your house is so beautiful. You’ve painted and decorated and created exactly the space you envisioned, filled with decor that delights your senses. The art work and memorabilia on your tables and shelves awakens memories and makes you feel, well, at home. But, you’re planning to sell your home you’ll be well advised to take [...]
You’ve decided to sell your home. In the current real estate market where there is a veritable glut of listings in many regions of the country, there are some simple things that you, as a seller, can do to enhance the chances your home will sell within a reasonable period of time. The all important [...]
With sales of property supposedly suffering it is unsurprising that sellers are trying as many tactics as possible to help them sell their property faster. It is important however to be realistic; while fitting a new kitchen or bathroom will impress buyers, if the roof is missing tiles or the plaster is falling off the [...]
The demand for real estate is always hot. Every day, there are new properties up for sale. If you intend to list your property for sale, you will be fighting with other sellers in your area for buyers. But once you are experienced in the selling process, it will not take you too long to [...]
The UK housing situation is considerably frantic at the moment, with reported house prices falling in succession. Is it the perfect time to invest in property and snap up a bargain or should we be selling quickly before prices fall further? This predicament will inevitably reap huge rewards for some, at the expense of others. [...]