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New Study Shows ‘Best States for Millennials’

New Study Shows ‘Best States for Millennials’

A new study by WalletHub used “30 key metrics, ranging from share of millennials to millennial unemployment rate to millennial voter-turnout rate” to find out which states are the ‘Best States for Millennials.’ The Top 5 ...

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Is Family Mortgage Debt Out of Control?

Is Family Mortgage Debt Out of Control?

Some homeowners in Shasta County have recently done a “cash out” refinance and have taken a portion of their increased equity from their house. Others have sold their homes and purchased more expensive homes with larger mortgages. At ...

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Rising Prices Help You Build Your Family’s Wealth

Rising Prices Help You Build Your Family’s Wealth

Over the next five years, home prices in Shasta County and beyond are expected to appreciate, on average, by 3.6% per year and to grow by 18.2% cumulatively, according to Pulsenomics’ most recent Home Price Expectation Survey. So, what does ...

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Getting Pre-Approved Should Always Be Your First Step

Getting Pre-Approved Should Always Be Your First Step

In many markets across the country, including Shasta County, the number of buyers searching for their dream homes greatly outnumbers the number of homes for sale. This has led to a competitive marketplace where buyers often need to stand out. One ...

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Mortgage Interest Rates Have Begun to Level Off

Mortgage Interest Rates Have Begun to Level Off

Whether you are a buyer searching for your first home in Shasta County, or a homeowner looking to move up to your next home, you should pay attention to where mortgage interest rates are heading. Over the course of 2018, according to Freddie ...

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US Housing Market Still In ‘Buy Territory’!

US Housing Market Still In ‘Buy Territory’!

According to the Beracha, Hardin & Johnson Buy vs. Rent (BH&J) Index, the U.S. housing market in Shasta County and beyond has continued to move deeper into buy territory, supporting the belief that housing markets across the country remain ...

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What Should You Look for In Your Real Estate Team?

What Should You Look for In Your Real Estate Team?

How do you select the members of your team who are going to help make your dream of owning a home in Shasta County a reality? What should you be looking for? How do you know if you’ve found the right agent or lender? The most important ...

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Shasta County Market Update - April 2018

Shasta County Market Update - April 2018

Click Here to watch Josh's video blog for the month of March. From The Desk Of Josh Barker at RE/MAX, The real estate market has continued to perform well in the first quarter. Sales are strong and prices are inching up in most price ranges. The ...

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The Cost of Renting vs. Buying Today [INFOGRAPHIC]

The Cost of Renting vs. Buying Today [INFOGRAPHIC]

Some Highlights Historically, the choice between renting or buying a home in Shasta County has been a tough decision. Looking at the percentage of income needed to rent a median-priced home today (28.9%) vs. the percentage needed to buy a ...

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