luxury home specialist: The True Cost of RENTING Your Ventura County Home #HyperLocal #TimeToBuy - 10/08/18 10:50 AM
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Owning a home has great financial benefits, yet many continue to rent! Today, let’s look at the financial reasons why owning a home of your own has been a … (2 comments)

luxury home specialist: Ventura County Mortgage Rates Drop Slightly for First Time in 5 Weeks - 10/06/18 11:11 AM
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Your home is probably the biggest asset you own. This is why you should hire a professional to guide you through all your real estate transactions. My goal is to help 24 to 28 families each year either buy or sell a home. I am NOT interested in Selling 100 or 200 homes a year because I would not be able to give each family the time, attention and energy they deserve......
Borrowers saw a slight cool down in mortgage rates this week following last week’s seven-year high. The 30-year fixed-rate mortgage dipped for the first time after five consecutive weeks of … (1 comments)

luxury home specialist: Are We About to Enter a Buyers’ Market? #TimeToSell #ChrisBJohnsonRealtor - 10/04/18 11:08 AM
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Your home is probably the biggest asset you own. This is why you should hire a professional to guide you through all your real estate transactions. My goal is to help 24 to 28 families each year either buy or sell a home. I am NOT interested in Selling 100 or 200 homes a year because I would not be able to give each family the time, attention and energy they deserve......
Home sales are below last year’s levels, home values are appreciating at a slower pace, and there are reports showing purchasing demand softening. This has … (0 comments)

luxury home specialist: Ventura County Weekly Mortgage Rate & Home Values Update #TimeToBuy - 09/29/18 11:10 AM

Weekly Mortgage Rate Update The two biggest economic events this week, Wednesday's Fed meeting and Friday's inflation data, both were favorable for mortgage rates overall, and rates ended slightly lower. 
THIS WEEK'S RATE TREND IS DOWN
 

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Your home is probably the biggest asset you own. This is why you should hire a professional to guide you through all your real estate transactions. My goal is to help 24 to 28 families each year either buy or sell a home. I am NOT interested in Selling 100 or 200 homes a year because I would not be … (1 comments)

luxury home specialist: 25% of Ventura County Homes with a Mortgage are Now Equity Rich! #TimeToSell - 09/21/18 11:45 AM

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Your home is probably the biggest asset you own. This is why you should hire a professional to guide you through all your real estate transactions. My goal is to help 24 to 28 families each year either buy or sell a home. I am NOT interested in Selling 100 or 200 homes a year because I would not be able to give each family the time, attention and energy they deserve........
Rising home prices have been in the news a lot lately and much of the focus has been on whether home prices are accelerating too … (0 comments)

luxury home specialist: Trade Talks Tariffs and Mortgage Rates #TimeToBuy #ChrisBJohnsonRealtor - 09/04/18 10:05 AM
                                        
Talk of trade deals and tariffs delivered the market moving news this week as bond yields ebbed and flowed with news of a trade deal with Mexico, negotiations with Canada and the next round of tariffs on Chinese goods.
Markets reacted with optimism to news this week of a new trade deal between the Trump administration and Mexico. The deal to replace the existing NAFTA policy, which would have to be approved by Congress, places new restrictions on the automotive industry … (0 comments)

luxury home specialist: 5 Reasons You Should Sell Your Ventura County Home This Fall! #TimeToSell - 09/03/18 11:06 AM
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Your home is probably the biggest asset you own. This is why you should hire a professional to guide you through all your real estate transactions. My goal is to help 24 to 28 families each year either buy or sell a home. I am NOT interested in Selling 100 or 200 homes a year because I would not be able to give each family the time, attention and energy they deserve....
If you are thinking about selling, here are five reasons why listing your home for sale this fall makes sense.
1. Buyer Demand Is Strong … (7 comments)

luxury home specialist: #TimeToBuy HyperLocal Ventura County Mortgage Rate and Home Values - 09/01/18 11:15 AM
 
Weekly Mortgage Rate Update The uncertainty surrounding the trade situation and the potential for escalation prompted investors to shift in recent months to relatively safer assets, including U.S. mortgage-backed securities (MBS). This added demand for MBS has been positive for mortgage rates.
THIS WEEK'S RATE TREND IS UP
 

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Your home is probably the biggest asset you own. This is why you should hire a professional to guide you through all your real estate transactions. My goal is to help 24 to 28 families each year either buy or sell a home. I am NOT interested in … (0 comments)

luxury home specialist: Why are Existing Ventura and Los Angeles County Home Sales Down? - 08/31/18 09:53 AM
The latest Existing Home Sales Report issued by the National Association of Realtors(NAR) revealed that home sales have decreased for four consecutive months and are at their slowest pace in over two years. This has some industry leaders puzzled considering the fact that the economy is strengthening, unemployment is down, and wages are beginning to rise. This begs the question: “Where are the buyers?”             
Actually, agents in the field of most communities are still seeing strong desire from prospective purchasers. They have a list of potential buyers ready to go if the right houses come on the market and … (0 comments)

luxury home specialist: Ventura Counties Top 3 Myths About Today’s Real Estate Market - 08/30/18 10:40 AM
                   
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Your home is probably the biggest asset you own. This is why you should hire a professional to guide you through all your real estate transactions. My goal is to help 24 to 28 families each year either buy or sell a home. I am NOT interested in Selling 100 or 200 homes a year because I would not be able to give each family the time, attention and energy they deserve.....
There are many conflicting headlines when it comes to describing today’s real estate market. Some are making … (0 comments)

luxury home specialist: Ventura County Home Sales Expected to Continue Increasing in 2019 - 08/29/18 10:51 AM
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Your home is probably the biggest asset you own. This is why you should hire a professional to guide you through all your real estate transactions. My goal is to help 24 to 28 families each year either buy or sell a home. I am NOT interested in Selling 100 or 200 homes a year because I would not be able to give each family the time, attention and energy they deserve....
Freddie Mac, Fannie Mae, and the Mortgage Bankers Association are all projecting that home sales will increase nicely in 2019. Below is a chart depicting the projections of each entity … (0 comments)

luxury home specialist: Rent or Own: Either Way You’re Paying A Ventura County Mortgage! - 08/28/18 09:29 AM
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Your home is probably the biggest asset you own. This is why you should hire a professional to guide you through all your real estate transactions. My goal is to help 24 to 28 families each year either buy or sell a home. I am NOT interested in Selling 100 or 200 homes a year because I would not be able to give each family the time, attention and energy they deserve....
There are some people who have not purchased homes because they are uncomfortable taking on the obligation of a mortgage. Everyone should realize, however, that … (0 comments)

luxury home specialist: Ventura County Economy is strong, rates will rise #TimeToBuy - 08/27/18 10:49 AM

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Your home is probably the biggest asset you own. This is why you should hire a professional to guide you through all your real estate transactions. My goal is to help 24 to 28 families each year either buy or sell a home. I am NOT interested in Selling 100 or 200 homes a year because I would not be able to give each family the time, attention and energy they deserve......
Expect interest rates to continue the slow, steady march higher. That was the message from Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell at his closely watched speech … (0 comments)

luxury home specialist: 5 Star REALTOR® Chris B Johnson Seller and Buyer Certified Testimonials - 08/25/18 03:22 PM
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luxury home specialist: Job Transfer? Relo? What State Gives the Most ‘Bang for Your Buck’? - 08/24/18 10:18 AM
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Your home is probably the biggest asset you own. This is why you should hire a professional to guide you through all your real estate transactions. My goal is to help 24 to 28 families each year either buy or sell a home. I am NOT interested in Selling 100 or 200 homes a year because I would not be able to give each family the time, attention and energy they deserve.....

Some Highlights: The majority of states in the Midwest and South offer a lower cost of living than states in the Northeast and West. The … (0 comments)

luxury home specialist: Ventura County Existing-Home Sales Reach Slowest Pace in 2 Years - 08/22/18 02:11 PM
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Existing-home sales slowed for the fourth consecutive month in July, reaching their most sluggish pace in more than two years, the National Association of REALTORS® reports. The West was the only major U.S. region to see an increase in sales last month.
Total existing-home sales, which include completed transactions for single-family homes, townhomes, condos, and co-ops, fell 0.7 percent month over month to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 5.34 million in July. Sales are now 1.5 percent lower than a year ago.
Rising home prices may be prompting would-be home buyers to pull … (0 comments)

luxury home specialist: Having Trouble Saving 4 Your Ventura County Down Payment? Crowdfund It - 08/22/18 09:06 AM
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Your home is probably the biggest asset you own. This is why you should hire a professional to guide you through all your real estate transactions. My goal is to help 24 to 28 families each year either buy or sell a home. I am NOT interested in Selling 100 or 200 homes a year because I would not be able to give each family the time, attention and energy they deserve.....
You read that right! First-time buyers across the country are getting creative when it comes to saving the necessary down payment to buy a home.
Many … (0 comments)

luxury home specialist: 5 Ventura County Real Estate Reality TV Myths Explained #TimeToSell - 08/21/18 09:14 AM
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Your home is probably the biggest asset you own. This is why you should hire a professional to guide you through all your real estate transactions. My goal is to help 24 to 28 families each year either buy or sell a home. I am NOT interested in Selling 100 or 200 homes a year because I would not be able to give each family the time, attention and energy they deserve......
Have you ever been flipping through the channels, only to find yourself glued to the couch in an HGTV binge session? We’ve all been there, watching … (1 comments)

luxury home specialist: Local Economists Believe Ventura County Home Values Will Still Rise - 08/20/18 12:00 PM

By John Frith VCCAR Editor and PR Consultant: While Ventura County’s economy remains stagnant at best and home sales continue to drop, the extreme scarcity of homes for sale and the strong demand for them likely mean that current market conditions will continue for some time, according to a trio of leading economists. Jordan Levine, senior economist for C.A.R., Mark Schniepp, director of the California Economic Forecast in Santa Barbara, and Matthew Fienup, executive director of the Center for Economic Research and Forecasting at California Lutheran University in Thousand Oaks, agree that even the next recession is unlikely to cause home … (1 comments)

luxury home specialist: Net Worth of a Ventura County Homeowner is 44x Greater Than A Renter! - 08/20/18 10:02 AM
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Your home is probably the biggest asset you own. This is why you should hire a professional to guide you through all your real estate transactions. My goal is to help 24 to 28 families each year either buy or sell a home. I am NOT interested in Selling 100 or 200 homes a year because I would not be able to give each family the time, attention and energy they deserve.....
Every three years, the Federal Reserve conducts their Survey of Consumer Finances in which they collect data across all economic and social groups. Their latest survey data, covering 2013-2016 was … (1 comments)

 
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