Week of January 29, 2024 in ReviewThe Fed held rates steady, while there were mixed messages from the labor sector andhome prices continued to hit new highs. Read on for these stories and more: - Fed Funds Rate “Likely at Its Peak”- Was January’s Jobs Report Really a Blockbuster?- Slow Start for ... » Learn More about DIRKS REAL ESTATE REPORT (WEEK 07- 2024)
Finding the right home is one of the biggest challenges for potential buyers today. Right now, the supply of homes for sale is still low. But there is a bright spot. Newly built homes make up a larger percent of the total homes available for sale than normal. That’s ... » Learn More about Why Having Your Own Agent Matters When Buying a New Construction Home
Have you been thinking about selling your house? If so, here’s some good news. While the housing market isn't as frenzied as it was during the ‘unicorn’ years when houses were selling quicker than ever, they’re still selling faster than normal. The graph below ... » Learn More about Houses Are Still Selling Fast
Have you ever heard the term “Silver Tsunami” and wondered what it's all about? If so, that might be because there’s been lot of talk about it online recently. Let's dive into what it is and why it won't drastically impact the housing market. What Does Silver Tsunami Mean? A recent ... » Learn More about Will a Silver Tsunami Change the 2024 Housing Market?
If you’re looking to buy a home, you’ve probably been paying close attention to mortgage rates. Over the last couple of years, they hit record lows, rose dramatically, and are now dropping back down a bit. Ever wonder why? The answer is complicated because there’s a lot that can ... » Learn More about 2 of the Factors That Impact Mortgage Rates