5starrealtor: Investor ALERT ~ Lot assemblage opportunity ~ Clarksburg, Md - 05/18/21 10:20 AM
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Investor opportunity in a rapidly developing and high growth area to put together an assemblage of lots currently owned by multiple Sellers. These lots will require additional development by the purchaser to extend existing sewer line to the lots, or try to perc by combining parcels or rezone to a higher density. The lots front on Birchcrest Lane & Shawnee Lane at the intersection of Frederick Rd (RT 355) in Clarksburg , Md. 

The Meadow Hill subdivision was developed in 1923. The lots developed at that time were 1/2 acre +/- . Over the years Montgomery … (0 comments)

5starrealtor: The Power of a SoCal Mortgage Pre-Approval [INFOGRAPHIC] - 05/07/21 12:16 PM
Some Highlights  Mortgage pre-approval means a lender has reviewed your finances and, based on factors like your income, debt, and credit history, determined how much you’re qualified to borrow. Being pre-approved for a loan can give you clarity while planning your homebuying budget, confidence in your ability to secure a loan, and a competitive edge in a bidding war. In today’s market, connecting with a lender to get pre-approved may be the game-changer that helps you secure your dream home.  
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5starrealtor: Friday Photo: Dragon Fruit is in Season! - 05/07/21 12:01 PM
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Dragon fruit pictured above is the fruit of a cactus known as Hylocerus.  It is a fast growing cactus and a high producer. We first tasted at the Farmers Market years ago, and we deemed it "just okay!"  
When cut the inside is white flesh with tiny black.  In taste it is sweet and is akin in flavor to the kiwi or pear. It has multiple health benefits and is low in calories.  You can refer to this Every Day health link to learn more.

5starrealtor: Waiting 2 Buy a SoCal Home Could Cost You a Small Fortune - 05/06/21 09:26 AM
Many people are sitting on the fence trying to decide if now’s the time to buy a home. Some are renters who have a strong desire to become homeowners but are unsure if buying right now makes sense. Others may be homeowners who are realizing that their current home no longer fits their changing needs.
To determine if they should buy now or wait another year, they both need to ask two simple questions:
Do I think home values will be higher a year from now? Do I think mortgage rates will be higher a year from now? Let’s shed some light … (0 comments)

5starrealtor: Re/Max Results -Thunder Lake Home in Cushing MN - 05/06/21 09:17 AM
#SellYourHomeForMoreandPayLess, #TimeToSell #ChrisBJohnsonRealtor, #SellersPayZEROCommission,  #ListYourHomeAndPayNoCommission, #BetterThanFSBO, #5StarREALTOR®, #TopProducer, #AJIBoom, #XomeAgentNetwork, #BidOnHomes, #ShortSaleSpecialist, #REOSpecialist, #FixandFlip, #RealEstateInvestor, #958BretonSt

33666 Leisure Drive, Cushing MN 56443 -- $349,900
Take a virtual tour of this beautiful, well kept Cushing home on 4+ acres on Thunder Lake! Located within the Browerville School District (ISD 787) not far from Long Prairie River Wildlife Management Area and Batts Apple Orchard! This charming one story home for sale in Cushing offers numerous amenities including:
Three bedrooms on the main level and a fourth nonconforming bedroom/office on the lower level! Spacious living room--filled with natural light from large picture windows! Dining room … (2 comments)

5starrealtor: Are SoCal Interest Rates Expected to Rise Over the Next Year? - 05/05/21 10:46 AM
So far this year, mortgage rates continue to hover around 3%, encouraging many hopeful homebuyers to enter the housing market. However, there’s a good chance rates will increase later this year and going into 2022, ultimately making it more expensive to borrow money for a home loan. Here’s a look at what several experts have to say.
Danielle Hale, Chief Economist, realtor.com: “Our long-term view for mortgage rates in 2021 is higher. As the economic outlook strengthens, thanks to progress against coronavirus and vaccines plus a dose of stimulus from the government, this pushes up expectations for economic growth . . . .”
Lawrence … (0 comments)

5starrealtor: What’s My Carlsbad Home Worth? Carlsbad Home Sales for April 2021 - 05/05/21 10:35 AM
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What’s the Value of My Carlsbad Home?
Carlsbad Market Report for April 2021
The Carlsbad real estate market continues to evolve, with some shifts from last month and 1 year ago. These data do not include private sales or manufactured/mobile/multi-family housing (the numbers are derived from our MLS and are believed to be accurate at the time they are reported but are not guaranteed).
Media reports speak in general terms, and do not reflect our local Carlsbad housing market. Current data, and information, about … (0 comments)

5starrealtor: 4 Big Incentives for Homeowners to Sell Now - 05/04/21 11:50 AM
The housing market keeps sailing along. The only headwind that could take it off course is the lack of inventory for sale. The National Association of Realtors (NAR) reports that there were 410,000 fewer single-family homes for sale this March than in March of 2020. The key to continued success in the residential housing market is for more listings to come on the market. However, many homeowners are concerned that selling their homes could be challenging for several reasons.
Recently, Homes.com released the findings of a survey that identified these concerns, as well as what it will take for homeowners to feel comfortable selling their houses. Here are the four major … (0 comments)

5starrealtor: Americans Find the Nonfinancial Benefits of Homeownership Most Valuable - 05/04/21 11:43 AM
Homeownership is a foundational part of the American Dream. As we look back on more than a year of sheltering in our homes, having a place of our own is more important than ever. While financial benefits are always a key aspect of homeownership, today, homeowners rank the nonfinancial and personal benefits with even higher value.
Recently, two national surveys revealed the reasons homeownership is such an important part of life. The top three personal benefits of homeownership noted by respondents in Unison’s 2021 report on The State of the American Homeowner are:
91% – feel secure, stable, or successful owning a home 70% – feel emotionally attached … (0 comments)

5starrealtor: Getting Your House Ready for Sale in Todays Real Estate Market - 05/04/21 11:01 AM
#SellYourHomeForMoreandPayLess, #TimeToSell #ChrisBJohnsonRealtor, #SellersPayZEROCommission,  #ListYourHomeAndPayNoCommission, #BetterThanFSBO, #5StarREALTOR®, #TopProducer, #AJIBoom, #XomeAgentNetwork, #BidOnHomes, #ShortSaleSpecialist, #REOSpecialist, #FixandFlip, #RealEstateInvestor, #958BretonSt
You are getting ready to sell your house.  The hardest part is de-clutter the house and the closets. If you are like many people you probably looked and said where do I start?
  The closets are a great place to begin. You are going to be moving so let's start to pack up the closets and also clean them up. If it is warm weather and you live in a four-season climate take out your cold-weather clothes and shoes. Pack them away. Let's … (0 comments)

5starrealtor: Gorgeous Colonial in Baltimore City, MD - 05/03/21 06:11 PM
#SellYourHomeForMoreandPayLess, #TimeToSell #ChrisBJohnsonRealtor, #SellersPayZEROCommission,  #ListYourHomeAndPayNoCommission, #BetterThanFSBO, #5StarREALTOR®, #TopProducer, #AJIBoom, #XomeAgentNetwork, #BidOnHomes, #ShortSaleSpecialist, #REOSpecialist, #FixandFlip, #RealEstateInvestor, #958BretonSt
Elegant and updated brick Colonial in the heart of Homeland features incredible living space both inside and out. The main level greets you with gleaming hardwood floors, a grand living room with classic wood burning fireplace, a spacious dining room, remodeled kitchen, convenient powder room, and charming sun porch.
Head upstairs to 3 large bedrooms and 2 much appreciated full baths. One more level … (2 comments)

5starrealtor: Living In SoCal Should I Buy Now or Wait? [INFOGRAPHIC] - 04/30/21 11:53 AM
Some Highlights If you’re thinking that waiting a year or two to purchase a home might mean you’ll save some money, think again. Mortgage interest rates are currently very low, but experts across the board are forecasting increases in both home prices and interest rates. Buying a home now means you’ll spend less in the long run. Let’s connect to put your homebuying plans in motion before home prices and mortgage rates climb even higher.  
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The information contained, and the opinions expressed, in this article are not intended to be construed as investment advice. Keeping Current Matters, Inc. does … (0 comments)

5starrealtor: Best Condo Buy New Orleans Lakeview,Great Second Home - 04/30/21 11:47 AM
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Pier Eight Condos 318 Lake Marina Drive New Orleans Lake front New Orleans,70124  
       The 77 condos on Lake Marina Drive are across the street from the marina.  The condos have 3 stories with ample parking for guests and owners. The condos are one and two bedroom units ranging from 800-1140 sq. ft. of living. Elevators and many stairs to all the units.        Enjoy the swimming pool, courtyard, sun deck,and all the green space in front of the complex. Its an easy walk to restaurants,coffee shops, supermarkets, West End Park, Lake … (0 comments)

5starrealtor: Is SoCal's Home Price Appreciation Accelerating Again? - 04/29/21 11:53 AM
At the beginning of the year, industry forecasts called for home price appreciation to slow to about half of the double-digit increase we saw last year. The thinking was that inventory would increase from record-low levels and put an end to the bidding wars that have driven home prices up over the past twelve months. However, that increase in inventory has yet to materialize. The National Association of Realtors (NAR) reports that there are currently 410,000 fewer single-family homes available for sale than there were at this time last year.
This has forced those who made appreciation forecasts this past January to amend those projections. The Mortgage Bankers Association, Fannie Mae, Freddie … (0 comments)

5starrealtor: JUST LISTED: 6556 Devonhill Rd Columbus, OH 43229 - 04/29/21 11:20 AM
#SellYourHomeForMoreandPayLess, #TimeToSell #ChrisBJohnsonRealtor, #SellersPayZEROCommission,  #ListYourHomeAndPayNoCommission, #BetterThanFSBO, #5StarREALTOR®, #TopProducer, #AJIBoom, #XomeAgentNetwork, #BidOnHomes, #ShortSaleSpecialist, #REOSpecialist, #FixandFlip, #RealEstateInvestor, #958BretonSt

 Beautifully updated Ranch style home in the Devonshire neighborhood, close to SR 161 & I-71, schools, shopping, restaurants & more. Single car Garage w/extra driveway parking space. Home features a covered entry w/ new exterior siding, doors & lighting. Large front Living Room w/ hardwood flooring, spacious Kitchen w/Eating Area, ample cabinet space, appliances, & adjacent newer room used as formal Dining Room w/ stone wall & gas fireplace, plus sliding glass door to the Deck. Hallway off the main … (0 comments)

5starrealtor: A Little Advice SoCal, Patience Is the Key to Buying a Home This Year - 04/28/21 10:43 AM
The question many homebuyers are facing this year is, “Why is it so hard to find a house?” We’re in the ultimate sellers’ market, which means real estate is ultra-competitive for buyers right now. The National Association of Realtors (NAR) notes homes are getting an average of 4.8 offers per sale, and that number keeps rising. Why? It’s because there are so few houses for sale.
Low inventory in the housing market isn’t new, but it’s becoming more challenging to navigate. Danielle Hale, Chief Economist at realtor.com, explains:
“The housing market is still relatively under supplied, and buyers can’t buy what’s not for sale. Relative to what we saw … (0 comments)

5starrealtor: Where We Live: The Dogwoods At Langley - 04/28/21 10:35 AM
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The Dogwoods At Langley is a community of 69 homes that were generally built between 1969 - 1974 with a couple of homes built in the early 2000’s.  Located off of Chain Bridge Road just minutes from Arlington, Washington DC, and McLean, it offers easy access to George Washington Memorial Pkwy.
This community is in the Fairfax County Public School pyramid that currently attends Franklin Sherman Elementary, Longfellow Middle, and McLean High School. This Dogwoods has an active Association which includes amenities such as private Tennis Courts and handles the Common Area Maintenance, Insurance and Snow Removal … (0 comments)

5starrealtor: Will the SoCal Housing Market Maintain Its Momentum? - 04/27/21 11:22 AM
Last week’s Existing Home Sales Report from the National Association of Realtors
 (NAR) shows sales have dropped by 3.7% compared to the month before. This is the second consecutive month that sales have slumped. Some see this as evidence that the red-hot real estate market may be cooling. However, there could also be a simple explanation as to why existing home sales have slowed – there aren’t enough homes to buy. There are currently 410,000 fewer single-family homes available for sale than there were at this time last year.
Lawrence Yun, Chief Economist at NAR, explains in the report:
“The sales for March would have been measurably higher, had … (0 comments)

5starrealtor: April 26, 2021 Wilmington Real Estate Market Update - 04/27/21 09:13 AM
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If you've been watching our videos, you know resale homes are not staying on the market for very long before going pending. But you may be wondering specifically how new construction homes are selling. Watch this video and find out!
Melanie Cameron shares how many home have come on the market, gone under contract, and sold this past week in the greater Wilmington area (New Hanover County, Pender County, and Brunswick County). It continues to be an awesome time to sell your home.
Give Melanie a … (0 comments)

5starrealtor: SoCal, Here Are 4 Tips to Maximize Profits on the Sale of Your Home - 04/26/21 09:05 AM
Homeowners ready to make a move are definitely in a great position to sell today. Housing inventory is incredibly low, driving up buyer competition. This gives homeowners leverage to sell for the best possible terms, and it’s fueling a steady rise in home prices.
In such a hot market, houses are selling quickly. According to the National Association of Realtors (NAR), homes are typically on the market for just 18 short days. Despite the speed and opportunity for sellers, there are still steps you can take to prep your house to shine so you get the greatest possible return.
1. Make Buyers Feel at Home One of … (1 comments)

Chris B Johnson REALTOR®, 5 Star Rated REALTOR® Quality, Not Quantity (Allison James Elite)

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