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    The Truths Young Homebuyers Need To Hear

    By KCM Crew | July 7, 2021

    For many young or first-time homebuyers, purchasing a home can feel intimidating. A recent survey shows some homebuyers ages 25 to 40 may be unsure about the homebuying process and what they can afford. It found: “1 in 4 underestimated their buying potential by $150k or more” “1 in 4 underestimated the increase in value […] Read More

    The Truths Young Homebuyers Need To Hear

    By KCM Crew | July 7, 2021

    For many young or first-time homebuyers, purchasing a home can feel intimidating. A recent survey shows some homebuyers ages 25 to 40 may be unsure about the homebuying process and what they can afford. It found: “1 in 4 underestimated their buying potential by $150k or more” “1 in 4 underestimated the increase in value […] Read More

    A Look at Home Price Appreciation Through 2025

    By KCM Crew | July 6, 2021

    Home prices have increased significantly over the last year, which in turn has grown the net worth of homeowners. Appreciation and home equity are directly linked – as the value of a home increases, so does a homeowner’s equity. And with these recent gains, homeowners are witnessing their financial stability and well-being grow to record […] Read More

    Home Builders Ramp Up Construction Based on Demand

    By KCM Crew | July 5, 2021

    If you’re thinking of buying a home, there really is no time like the present. With today’s low mortgage rates, you have a great opportunity to get more home for your money. The challenge is inventory. Like you, many buyers want to capitalize on these market conditions, and it’s leading to more buyer competition and […] Read More

    Happy Independence Day!

    By KCM Crew | July 2, 2021

    Wishing you a happy and safe Independence Day. Read More

    Are We in a Housing Bubble? Experts Say No.

    By KCM Crew | July 1, 2021

    The question of whether the real estate market is a bubble ready to pop seems to be dominating a lot of conversations – and everyone has an opinion. Yet, when it comes down to it, the opinions that carry the most weight are the ones based on experience and expertise. Here are four expert opinions […] Read More

    What Do Experts See on the Horizon for the Second Half of the Year?

    By KCM Crew | June 30, 2021

    As we move into the latter half of the year, questions about what’s to come are top of mind for buyers and sellers. Near record-low mortgage rates coupled with rising home price appreciation kicked off a robust housing market in the first half of 2021, but what does the forecast tell us about what’s on […] Read More

    What To Expect as Appraisal Gaps Grow

    By KCM Crew | June 29, 2021

    In today’s real estate market, low inventory and high demand are driving up home prices. As many as 54% of homes are getting offers over the listing price, based on the latest Realtors Confidence Index from the National Association of Realtors (NAR). Shawn Telford, Chief Appraiser at CoreLogic, elaborates: “The frequency of buyers being willing […] Read More

    Save Time and Effort by Selling with an Agent

    By KCM Crew | June 28, 2021

    Selling a house is a time-consuming process – especially if you decide to do it on your own, known as a For Sale By Owner (FSBO). From conducting market research to reviewing legal documents, handling negotiations, and more, it’s an involved and highly detailed process that requires a lot of expertise to navigate effectively. That’s […] Read More

    Homebuyers: Hang in There [INFOGRAPHIC]

    By KCM Crew | June 25, 2021

    Some Highlights Today’s sellers’ market provides unique challenges—and benefits—for buyers. Current low interest rates won’t last forever, and home prices are forecast to rise. If you’re a homebuyer, hang in there. Homeownership improves your qualit... Read More