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Graham Holmes - Yucaipa Listing Agent offering Homes for Sale in Yucaipa and all surrounding communities.
RECENT BLOG POSTS
The spring and summer months have always been known as a very popular time for homebuyers to start the search for their dream home. This year is no different!We all learned in school that when selling anything, you will get the most money if the demand for that item is high and the inventory of t...
06/29/2015
In addition to all the new Micro Brewery's popping up, Yucaipa now has its own Micro Winery producing some excellent award winning wines.The micro boutique winery with an annual production of roughly 500 cases allows them to offer fine hand crafted wines in the absence of commercial influence. Fr...
06/29/2015
At the end of June, in every region of the country, hundreds of homeowners have a tough decision to make. The ‘listing for sale agreement’ on their house is about to expire and they now must decide to either take their house off the market (OTM), For Sale by Owner (FSBO) or list it again with the...
06/24/2015
There has been recent press regarding whether or not it makes better financial sense to rent rather than buy in today’s housing market. As an example, the recently released June Summary of the BH&J Buy vs. Rent Index reported:“…as of the end of the first quarter of 2015, the housing market in the...
06/24/2015
The National Association of Realtors’ (NAR) latest Existing Home Sales Report revealed that first time homebuyers made up 32% of all sales in the month of May; marking the highest share since September 2012 and up from 27% the same time last year.NAR’s Chief Economist, Lawrence Yun, cited “strong...
06/23/2015
Summer is here! The temperature isn't the only thing heating up right now, so too is the housing market! Here are four great reasons to consider buying a home today instead of waiting.1. Prices Will Continue to RiseThe Home Price Expectation Survey polls a distinguished panel of over 100 economis...
06/22/2015
Most Americans still think getting a loan is very difficult, according to a new survey released by Wells Fargo and Ipsos Public Affairs. While fewer Americans think it’s difficult to get a loan in comparison to last summer, the survey shows those perceptions are changing very slowly. In April, 57...
06/19/2015
The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) announced on Wednesday a proposal to delay the effective date of the TILA-RESPA Integrated Disclosure rule until Oct. 1.According to a statement by CFPB Director Richard Corday, the decision was made to correct an administrative error that was just ...
06/18/2015
When mortgage interest rates begin to climb, experts immediately begin to discuss home affordability indexes. They calculate how an increase in rates will slow home purchases as more and more potential buyers are priced out of the market. Today, with home prices also increasing, many believe that...
06/18/2015
Last week, mortgage interest rates jumped over the 4% mark for the first time this year according to Freddie Mac’s Mortgage Market Survey.In an article in Housing Wire, a Bankrate analyst explained:“Mortgage rates rocketed higher following a stronger than expected monthly employment report. The g...
06/18/2015
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