What to Know About Zillow and Trulia
Zillow and Trulia have become more popular over the past several years. Both of these websites provide statistical data and estimates of value for homes.
The largest challenge for both of these sites is the accuracy of the information. Typically ...
Posted by Josh Barker on February 27, 2019 in Josh's Blog
Why A Normal Market is Just What We Need
The housing market has been hot for a while now. Homes have been flying off the shelves as fast as they have been listed. Buyers have been competing in bidding wars just to find a home to buy, let alone find their dream home.
Posted by Josh Barker on February 26, 2019 in Josh's Blog
Millionaire To Millennials: Don’t Get Stuck Renting A Home… Buy One!
In a CNBC article, self-made millionaire David Bach explained that: “The biggest mistake millennials are making is not buying their first home.” He goes on to say that, “If you want to build real financial security, real wealth ...
Posted by Josh Barker on February 19, 2019 in Josh's Blog
Why Homeownership Matters Now More Than Ever
Study after study shows that no matter what generation Americans belong to, the vast majority believe that homeownership is an important part of their American Dream. The benefits of homeownership can be broken into two main categories: financial ...
Posted by Josh Barker on February 15, 2019 in Josh's Blog
Whose Mortgage Do You Want to Pay? Yours or Your Landlord’s?
There are some people who haven’t purchased homes because they are uncomfortable taking on the obligation of a mortgage. However, everyone should realize that unless you are living with your parents rent-free, you are paying a mortgage ...
Posted by Josh Barker on February 4, 2019 in Josh's Blog
Shasta County Market Update - February 2019
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From The Desk Of Josh Barker @ RE/MAX
The month of February is off to a great start due to a strong January. The middle and lower price ranges have performed very well when ...
Posted by Josh Barker on February 1, 2019 in Market Updates