Grand Valley Happenings

What To Do with Your Vacation Home as Summer Ends

By KCM Team
Posted by Shanna Shepherd on August 30, 2021 in  uncategorized
As summer comes to a close, is it time to think about selling your vacation home? Based on recent data and expert opinions, it’s something you may want to consider. According to research from the National Association of Realtors (NAR), vacation home sales are up 57.2% year-over-year for January-April 2021. If you’ve taken your last vacation this summer, here are reasons you should consider selling your vacation home this year. 1. Remote work continues to drive demand for vacatio... read more

5 Things to Keep in Mind When Purchasing Your First Home

Posted by Inactive Paige Herron on August 30, 2021 in  uncategorized
Buying a home can be stressful but our realtors are here to help. We want to change your life! Use a trusted Realtor - This goes for anyone purchasing a home. Agents know the market. They check on comparable properties and are looking out for your best interest in the home buying process. There are many things a realtor can help you through from negotiating prices to navigating the home inspection process. Find a local lender - Your realtor can help you find one they trust, if you aren’t sure where to begin... read more

What Does Being in a Sellers’ Market Mean?

By KCM Team
Posted by Shanna Shepherd on August 25, 2021 in  uncategorized
Whether or not you’ve been following the real estate industry lately, there’s a good chance you’ve heard we’re in a serious sellers’ market. But what does that really mean? And why are conditions today so good for people who want to list their house? It starts with the number of houses available for sale. The latest Existing Home Sales Report from the National Association of Realtors (NAR) shows housing supply is still astonishingly low. Today, we have a 2.6-mo... read more

Looking for a Place To Call Home? Consider a Condominium.

BY KCM CREW
Posted by Jacqueline Styons on August 24, 2021 in  uncategorized
It’s no secret that one of the top stories in today’s real estate market is low housing supply and high buyer demand. If you’re a first-time buyer looking for a starter home or are someone who’s interested in downsizing, it may be worth considering a condominium (condo) as a worthwhile option. In fact, trends indicate condos are gaining popularity among buyers. In the latest Existing Homes Sales Report from the National Association of Realtors (NAR), the data sh... read more

Is Real Estate Still a Good Investment

Posted by Inactive Paige Herron on August 23, 2021 in  uncategorized
Many people avoid real estate investments because they think they are scary or need a lot of money to invest. Diversifying your portfolio is essential. If you’re thinking about investing in real estate, here are some reasons you should consider it, even if you’ve never invested in real estate before. Unlike stocks or bonds, you can force real estate to appreciate. You can do this by renovating. On average, real estate appreciates 3% by maintaining your home. Making renovations or repairs can ultimately... read more
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