Market Updates

Sept. 1, 2021

What You Can Do Right Now To Prepare for Homeownership

 

What You Can Do Right Now To Prepare for Homeownership | MyKCM

As rent prices continue to soar, many renters want to know what they can do to get ready to buy their first home. According to recent data from ApartmentList.com:

The first half of 2021 has seen the fastest growth in rent prices since the start of our ...

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Aug. 23, 2021

What Do Experts Say About Today’s Mortgage Rates?

Mortgage rates are hovering near record lows, and that’s good news for today’s homebuyers. The graph below shows mortgage rates dating back to 2016 and where today falls by comparison.

What Do Experts Say About Today’s Mortgage Rates? | MyKCMGenerally speaking, when rates are low, you can afford more home for your money. That’s why experts across ...

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March 29, 2021

What It Means To Be in a Sellers’ Market

What It Means To Be in a Sellers’ Market

What It Means To Be in a Sellers’ Market | MyKCM

If you’ve given even a casual thought to selling your house in the near future, this is the time to really think seriously about making a move. Here’s why this season is the ultimate sellers’ market and the optimal time to ...

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Feb. 23, 2021

The Reason Mortgage Rates Are Projected to Increase and What It Means for You

 

The Reason Mortgage Rates Are Projected to Increase and What It Means for You | MyKCM

We’re currently experiencing historically low mortgage rates. Over the last fifty years, the average on a Freddie Mac 30-year fixed-rate mortgage has been 7.76%. Today, that rate is 2.81%. Flocks of homebuyers have been taking advantage of these remarkably low rates over the last twelve months. However ...

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Jan. 29, 2021

Is Right Now the Right Time to Sell? [INFOGRAPHIC]

 

Is Right Now the Right Time to Sell? [INFOGRAPHIC] | MyKCM

Some Highlights

  • If you’re on the fence about selling your house, now is a great time to take advantage of sky-high demand, low supply, and fierce buyer competition.
  • With buyer demand rising and historically low inventory for sale, if you’re in a position to move, your house may really ...
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Jan. 25, 2021

10 Sacramento Homes Under $400,000

 

Have you ever wondered what type of house you can buy in Sacramento for $400,000? In this video, we’re going to take a tour of 10 homes that recently sold at $400,000 and under. We'll go from Rio Linda and Elk Grove to Roseville and West ...

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Jan. 11, 2021

Predictions For The Sacramento Housing Market In 2021

 

Are you thinking of buying or selling a home and wonder what the market will be like in 2021? In this episode of Rescue Me, we’re going to discuss Sacramento’s housing market back in 2020 and look forward to 2021’s forecast. Because Sacramento was considered one of the hottest ...

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Sept. 29, 2020

Where Are Home Values Headed Over the Next 12 Months?

 

Where Are Home Values Headed Over the Next 12 Months? | MyKCM

As shelter-in-place orders were implemented earlier this year, many questioned what the shutdown would mean to the real estate market. Specifically, there was concern about home values. After years of rising home prices, would 2020 be the year this appreciation trend would come to a screeching halt? Even worse ...

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June 15, 2020

Real Estate Tops Best Investment Poll for 7th Year Running

 

Real Estate Tops Best Investment Poll for 7th Year Running | MyKCM

Every year, Gallup conducts a survey of Americans to determine their choice for the best long-term investment. Respondents are asked to select real estate, stocks/mutual funds, gold, savings accounts/CDs, or bonds.

For the seventh year in a row, real estate has come out on top as ...

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Jan. 20, 2020

Make the Dream of Homeownership a Reality in 2020

 

Make the Dream of Homeownership a Reality in 2020 | MyKCM

In 1963, Martin Luther King, Jr. led and inspired a powerful movement with his famous “I Have a Dream” speech. Through his passion and determination, he sparked interest, ambition, and courage in his audience. Today, reflecting on his message encourages many of us to think about our ...

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