your best choice for a realtor in los angles ventura county ca: #TimeToBuy The Housing Market’s Rebalancing Act #5StarREALTOR - 01/26/19 10:39 AM
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As millennials age and form new households and families, they will be a strong source of demand this year. Many millennials will be straying from urban centers and toward the suburbs. However, single-family housing supply will remain tight until Baby Boomers begin downsizing in greater numbers or new construction picks up.
“Since tight market conditions in the existing homes market will remain in place, and construction will increase only slightly, we expect existing home sales to remain close to their current levels, with a gradual downward trend,” BBVA stated in its outlook.
As of November, the housing market held 4.1 months’ supply, still … (2 comments)

your best choice for a realtor in los angles ventura county ca: 3 Things You Need in a Shifting Ventura County Real Estate Market #TimeToSell - 01/24/19 11:04 AM
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Whether you are thinking of selling your house or buying a home, today’s real estate headlines can be confusing – perhaps even concerning. What is actually happening with mortgage rates? Are home values dropping or are they just rising at a slower pace? What impact will the economy have on the housing market?
If you are either a buyer or seller (or both), you need to know what it will mean to your family if you go ahead with the move. You need to understand three things:
1. What is happening in the housing market … (2 comments)

your best choice for a realtor in los angles ventura county ca: Has The Slowing SoCal Housing Market Finally Bottomed? #TimeToBuy - 01/19/19 10:15 AM
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The real estate industry will soon see what kind of impact weeks of declining mortgage rates have had on home sales. Will it provide the boost some experts are predicting?
Since early November, the 30-year fixed-rate mortgage has fallen nearly half a percentage point, from 4.94 percent to 4.45 percent, where it stood at the end of this week. This could provide an important incentive for potential home buyers to make … (0 comments)

your best choice for a realtor in los angles ventura county ca: What is the Cost of Waiting Until Next Year 2 Buy Your Ventura County Home? - 01/18/19 08:36 AM
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Some Highlights: The cost of waiting to buy is defined as the additional funds it would take to buy a home if prices & interest rates were to increase over a period of time. Freddie Mac predicts interest rates to rise to 5.1% by the end of 2019. CoreLogic predicts home prices to appreciate by 4.8% over the next 12 months. If you are ready and willing to buy your dream home, find out if you are able to! #5StarREALTOR®
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your best choice for a realtor in los angles ventura county ca: Last Chance! Ventura County Homes are a Bargain Compared 2 Historic Norms - 01/17/19 09:24 AM
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A loaf of bread used to be a nickel. A movie ticket was a dime.  Not anymore. Houses were also much less expensive than they are now. Inflation raised the price of all three of those items, along with the price of almost every other item we purchase.
The reason we can still afford to consume is that our wages have also risen over time. The better measure of whether an item is more expensive than it was before is what percentage of our income it takes to purchase that item today compared to earlier. Let’s … (0 comments)

your best choice for a realtor in los angles ventura county ca: Ventura County Mortgage Rates Fall to 9-Month Lows #TimeToBuy #ChrisBJohnsonRealtor - 01/12/19 09:52 AM
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Mortgage rates posted more drops this week, lowering the borrowing costs of potential home shoppers and refinancers. Rates are now at a nine-month low, which helped boost mortgage applications more than 20 percent this week.
“Lower mortgage rates combined with continued income growth and lower energy prices are all positive indicators for consumers that should lead to a firming of home sales,” says Sam Khater, Freddie Mac’s chief economist.
Freddie Mac reports the following national averages with mortgage rates for the week ending Jan. 10:
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your best choice for a realtor in los angles ventura county ca: Is the Recent Dip in Interest Rates Here to Stay? #TimeToBuy #ChrisBJohnsonRealtor - 01/09/19 09:27 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....
Interest rates for a 30-year fixed rate mortgage climbed consistently throughout 2018 until the middle of November. After that point, rates returned to levels that we saw in August … (1 comments)

your best choice for a realtor in los angles ventura county ca: Goodbye to bidding wars: Are the hottest housing markets Falling ? - 12/15/18 12:31 PM

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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......
KEY POINTS In November, just 32 percent of offers written real estate brokerages, saw multiple offers. That is down from 45 percent in November of … (5 comments)

your best choice for a realtor in los angles ventura county ca: The Tale of Two Markets-Ventura County 1st Time Home Buyers #TimeToBuy - 12/07/18 09:40 AM
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Some Highlights: An emerging trend for some time now has been the difference between available inventory and demand in the premium and luxury markets and that in the starter and trade-up markets and what those differences are doing to prices! Inventory continues to rise in the luxury and premium home markets which is causing prices to cool. Demand continues to rise with lower-than-normal inventory levels in the starter and trade-up home markets, causing prices to rise on a year-over-year basis for 80 consecutive months.  
#SellYourHomeForMoreandPayLess #TimeToSell #ChrisBJohnsonRealtor #SellersPayZEROCommission  #ListYourHome&PayNoCommission … (1 comments)

your best choice for a realtor in los angles ventura county ca: Home Prices Up 6.34% Across the Country & Mortgage Rates Are Down! - 12/01/18 01:04 PM
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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 Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA) recently released their latest Quarterly Home Price Index report. In the report, home prices are compared both regionally and by state. Based … (8 comments)

your best choice for a realtor in los angles ventura county ca: Further Proof It’s NOT 2008 All Over Again #TimeToSell #HyperLocal - 11/29/18 10:57 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 numbers are leveling off, the rate of price appreciation has slowed to more historically normal averages, and inventory is finally increasing. We are … (1 comments)

your best choice for a realtor in los angles ventura county ca: How much do house flippers make selling in LA? #TimeToBuy #FixNFlip - 11/24/18 10:36 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....
More than 10,000 homes were flipped in 2017 By Elijah Chiland  Nov 19, 2018, 3:13pm PST   In some LA neighborhoods, more than 20 percent of homes … (1 comments)

your best choice for a realtor in los angles ventura county ca: Ventura County Existing Home Sales Slowed by a Lack of Listings - 11/23/18 09:43 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: Existing home sales are currently at an annual pace of 5.22 million, which is up 1.4% over last month. This reverses the six-month … (2 comments)

your best choice for a realtor in los angles ventura county ca: #TimeToBuy Will Your Side Hustle Buy You a House This Year? #HyperLocal - 11/21/18 10:00 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......
The top concern for most first-time home buyers is their ability to save for a down payment. According to a new survey, 36% of millennials took on a second job … (1 comments)

your best choice for a realtor in los angles ventura county ca: Where are SoCal Home Values Headed over the Next Few Years? #TimeToBuy - 10/25/18 09:39 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 questions about where home prices will be next year as well as where they may be headed over the next several years to come. We have … (3 comments)

your best choice for a realtor in los angles ventura county ca: Housing Is Still Affordable in Ventura County #TimeToBuy - 10/23/18 09:20 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.................
Lately, there have been many headlines circulating about whether or not there is an “affordability issue forming in the housing market.”
If you are considering selling your current house and … (1 comments)

your best choice for a realtor in los angles ventura county ca: Will Ventura County Home Prices Continue to Increase? #TimeToBuy - 10/22/18 09:58 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 unsubstantiated theories about what is happening with home prices. From those who are worried that prices are falling (data shows this is untrue), to those who are concerned that … (1 comments)

your best choice for a realtor in los angles ventura county ca: The True Cost of RENTING Your Ventura County Home #HyperLocal #TimeToBuy - 10/08/18 10:50 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......
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 … (3 comments)

your best choice for a realtor in los angles ventura county ca: 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 … (2 comments)

your best choice for a realtor in los angles ventura county ca: 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 … (3 comments)

 
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