Think Prices Have Skyrocketed? Look at Rents
Much has been written about how residential real estate values have increased since the housing market started its recovery in 2012. However, little has been shared about what has taken place with residential rental prices. Let’s shed a ...
Posted by Josh Barker on October 28, 2019 in Josh's Blog
5 Tips for Starting Your Home Search
In today’s market, low inventory dominates the conversation in many areas of the country. It can often be frustrating to be a first-time homebuyer if you aren’t prepared. Here are five tips from realtor.com’s article, “How ...
Posted by Josh Barker on October 22, 2019 in Josh's Blog
Homeownership is the Top Contributor to Your Net Worth
Many people plan to build their net worth by buying CDs or stocks, or just having a savings account. Recently, however, Economist Jonathan Eggleston and Survey Statistician Donald Hays, both of the U.S. Census Bureau, shared the biggest ...
Posted by Josh Barker on October 15, 2019 in Josh's Blog
Shasta County Market Update - October 2019
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From the Desk Of Josh Barker @ RE/MAX
Happy Fall! Summer has ended, and the weather is beginning to cool off. For those who are spending their first fall in the beautiful North ...
Posted by Josh Barker on October 3, 2019 in Market Updates
How Does the Supply of Homes for Sale Impact Buyer Demand?
The price of any item is determined by supply, as well as the market’s demand for the item. The National Association of REALTORS (NAR) surveys “over 50,000 real estate practitioners about their expectations for home sales, prices and ...
Posted by Josh Barker on October 1, 2019 in Josh's Blog