This Month in Real Estate – December 2013

This Month in Real Estate – December 2013

Nationally we have a average home price of $199,000, up 12.8% from last year and down 0.5% from last month. The average mortgage rate is reported to be at 4.22%  (reported by Freddie Mac).

This month our short video discusses the top eco-friendly features buyers are looking for in their next home.

If you are looking to sell your home, contact Debbie Kruzel today at 603-318-6953.   Debbie works in both New Hampshire and Massachusetts and can help you choose the best projects to do before putting your house on the market to sell for top dollar.

This Month in Real Estate – November 2013

This Month in Real Estate – November 2013

Nationally we have a average home price of $199,200, up 10.7% from last year and down 3.5% from last month. The average mortgage rate is reported to be at 4.28%  (reported by Freddie Mac).

This month our short video discusses the top 4 reasons why sellers want to move.

If you are looking to sell your home, contact Debbie Kruzel today at 603-318-6953.   Debbie works in both New Hampshire and Massachusetts and can help you prepare your home to get the most most money for your move.

This Month in Real Estate – October 2013

This Month in Real Estate – October 2013

Nationally we have a average home price of $212,000, up 14.7% from last year! The average mortgage rate is reported to be at 4.5%  (reported by Freddie Mac).

This month our short video discusses the most popular motivating factors for first time homebuyers.

If you are looking to buy or sell your home, contact Debbie Kruzel today at 603-318-6953.   Debbie works in both New Hampshire and Massachusetts and can help you prepare your home to get the most attention by first time home buyers.

This Month in Real Estate – September 2013

This Month in Real Estate – September 2013

Nationally we have a average home price of $214,000, down 0.2% from last month and up 13.7% from last year! The average mortgage rate edged up a bit 4.58%  (reported by Freddie Mac).

This month our short video discusses the most popular updates sellers do before listing their home on the market.

If you are looking to sell your home, contact Debbie Kruzel today at 603-318-6953.   Debbie works in both New Hampshire and Massachusetts and can help you prepare your home to get the most attention on the market.

This Month in Real Estate – August 2013

This Month in Real Estate – August 2013

Nationally we have a average home price of $214,000, up 3% from last month and 13.5% from last year! The average mortgage rate jumped up quite a bit from 3.54 to 4.37%  (reported by Freddie Mac).

This month our short video discusses many of the differences between a good offer and a great offer.

If you are looking to buy a home, contact Debbie Kruzel today at 603-318-6953.  It’s important to understand how to present the best offer in a multi-bid situation (since 1 out of 3 sales have multiple bid situations.)  Debbie has helped over 20 buyers in the last 18 months, many with multiple bid situations.

This Month in Real Estate – July 2013

This Month in Real Estate – July 2013

Nationally we have a average home price of $208,000, up 7.8% from last month and 15.4% from last year! The average mortgage rate increased again slightly to 3.54%  (reported by Freddie Mac).

This month our short video discusses the importance of the Home Inspection Period and which items could be most costly for you as a new home owner.

If you are looking to buy a home, contact Debbie Kruzel today at 603-318-6953.  It’s important to understand how to use the information from a home inspection to negotiate with a home seller without killing the deal.  Debbie helps buyers during a buyer consultation (before home shopping) to understand how the Home Inspection Process works to the benefit of buyers.

This Month in Real Estate – June 2013

This Month in Real Estate – June 2013

Nationally we have a average home price of $193,000, up for the 14th month in a row… 4.6% from last month and 11% from last year! The average mortgage rate increased slightly to 3.45%  (reported by Freddie Mac).

This month our short video discusses how working with a buyer’s agent in a Seller’s Market can help you know what’s going on “more” than just looking at the updates on the internet.

If you are looking to buy a home, contact Debbie Kruzel today at 603-318-6953.  Debbie helped over 16 buyers in 2012 buy homes (many in multiple bid situations) and 6 already this year.

This Month in Real Estate – May 2013

This Month in Real Estate – May 2013

Nationally we have a average home price of $184,300, up 6.4% from last month. The average mortgage rate dropped slightly to 3.41%  (reported by Freddie Mac).

This month our short video discusses how staging a home before listing it can result in a higher sales price.

If you are thinking of selling your home, contact Debbie Kruzel today at 603-318-6953.  Debbie can help you with some cost-effective ways of preparing your home and also introduce you to a local stager if you want more help (including furniture).

This Month in Real Estate – April 2013

This Month in Real Estate – April 2013

Nationally we have a average home price of $173,600, up 11.6% from the same time last year. The average mortgage rate increased to 3.54%  (reported by Freddie Mac).

This month our short video discusses two things a buyer should do to be prepared when buying a home in the current seller’s market we have now (due to low inventory).

If you are thinking of buying a home, contact Debbie today at 603-318-6953 to ask questions.  In 2012 Debbie helped 16 buyers purchase homes, most encountered multi-bid situations.

This Month in Real Estate – March 2013

This Month in Real Estate – March 2013

Nationally we have a average home price of $173,600, down from last month, but up 12.3% from the same time last year. The average mortgage rate increased to 3.56%  from last month’s 3.38 (reported by Freddie Mac).

This month our short video discusses how a seller can sell twice as fast for more money by pricing it competitively when it first comes on the market.

If you are thinking of selling your home, contact Debbie today at 603-318-6953 to ask questions how to price your home competitively.