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4 Home Decor Trends That Should Stay in 2015

Home Decor Trends Danville, CA

These overused home decor trends can make it more difficult to sell your house. When putting your house on the market in 2016, you want to make sure it looks its best, both inside and out. Following home decor trends can help make your house appeal to the widest range of buyers, as long as

The 10 Year Housing Surge: Is It Coming?

The 10 Year Housing Surge

Mortgage Bankers Association predicts a housing market surge. For the last few years, everyone has been thrilled that the housing market is stable and posting healthy growth. We’ve all been very pleased with even gradual increases in sales, knowing each small increase moved us further away from the recent recession. The Mortgage Bankers Association says

Few Sellers, Many Buyers, Causing Real Estate Prices to Rise

Throughout 2013 home inventory was low, with many more buyers than sellers. The result once again proves the law of supply and demand always rules. When the supply of anything does not equal the demand for it, the price rises. Average home prices increased 13.4 percent in 2013 according to the Standard & Poor/Case-Shiller index,


Since 2007 “move-up” buyers have been largely absent from the housing market.  These buyers are those who own a home and want to buy a bigger or more expensive home than they presently own.  Before they buy, they typically list and sell their home (which will help increase the low inventory levels we have been


While buyer demand is picking up, many consumers increasingly are finding fewer choices in housing these days. The number of homes for sale continues to remain at record lows with the nationwide inventory of for-sale single-family homes, condos, townhomes, and co-ops is about 19 percent below inventory levels from a year ago, Realtor.com reports in