Lowest Mortgage Rates in History: What It Means for Homeowners and Buyers

In July, the average 30-year fixed-rate mortgage fell below 3% for the first time in history.1 And while many Americans have rushed to take advantage of this unprecedented opportunity, others question the hype. Are today’s rates truly a bargain? While average mortgage rates have drifted between 4% and 5% in recent years, they haven’t alwaysContinue reading “Lowest Mortgage Rates in History: What It Means for Homeowners and Buyers”

Add Value to Your Home with These 9 DIY Improvements

Add Value To Your Home With These 9 DIY Improvements Whether you’re prepping your house to go on the market or looking for ways to maximize its long-term appreciation, these nine home improvement projects are great ways to add function, beauty, and real value to your home. The best part is, once you’ve secured theContinue reading “Add Value to Your Home with These 9 DIY Improvements”

Is Now a Good Time to Buy or Sell Real Estate?

#buyrealestate #sellrealestate #realtor #realestatecalifornia #realestatecoachellavalley Traditionally, spring is one of the busiest times of the year for real estate. However, the coronavirus outbreak—and subsequent stay-at-home orders—led many buyers and sellers to put their moving plans on hold. In April, new listings fell nearly 45%, and sales volume fell 15% compared to last year.1 Fortunately, asContinue reading “Is Now a Good Time to Buy or Sell Real Estate?”

20 Ways to Save Money and Stretch Your Household Budget

20 Ways to Save Money and Stretch Your Household Budget These days, it seems like everyone’s looking for ways to cut costs and stretch their income further. Fortunately, there are some simple steps you can take to reduce your household expenses without making radical changes to your standard of living. When combined, these small adjustmentsContinue reading “20 Ways to Save Money and Stretch Your Household Budget”