Stacy and Nicole's Blog

20
Aug

MEDIAN HOMEBUYER AGE HAS REMAINED ‘REMARKABLY STEADY’ OVER THE YEARS

Despite rising shares of homebuyers age 50 and over and shrinking percentages of homeowners ages 35 to 50 and under 30, the median age of homebuyers has remained “remarkably steady” in the last decade, according to a commentary from the National Association of Realtors.

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18
Jul

HERE ARE THE FIVE REASONS WHY DEMAND FOR O.C. HOMES IS GETTING STRONGER

Jon Ettelson’s 1,400-square-foot condo is getting cramped.

He and his wife Monica want a place with more space. Their two boys want a Golden Retriever.

Ettelson worried that the homebuying frenzy of 2013 was a fluke. To play it safe, he said, he sat out 2014. This year, though, he saw the housing market offer up “the perfect storm.” More homes were being offered for sale, and there was a steady balance of buyers and sellers. Financing was easing somewhat. Prices seemed stable.

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