Tapping Into Home Equity

Posted in Infographic on May 23, 2017

Thanks to rising home prices, homeowners are tapping into equity at the fastest rate in eight years. And millennials are leading the pack of those who are cashing in.

Who Sells Their Home Using A Flat Fee MLS Listing? Richer People.

Posted in Seller on May 14, 2017

Who uses a flat fee MLS listing to sell their home? Data suggests that sellers with higher value homes are more likely to use flat fee MLS listings than other home sellers. This type of financially literate behavior may be why they are wealthy in the first place.

Trends In Model Homes

Posted in Infographic, Buyer on May 09, 2017

Wish your home looked like a model house? Check out some of the trends builders are currently featuring in their model homes to entice buyers.

Most Americans Want To Downsize Their Home

Posted in Infographic on Apr 25, 2017

Today's average new home size is more than 2,700 square feet, 57% larger than homes built about 40 years ago. However, many homeowners want a property that's a different size than the one they're currently in.

Does Home Size = Success?

Posted in Infographic on Apr 18, 2017

One's sense of self can be important in determining many factors. Here's how various groups responded when asked if they believe having a large or expensive home is a sign of success and accomplishment.

Americans Are Moving At Record Low Rates

Posted in Infographic, Buyer on Apr 15, 2017

Americans are moving at the lowest rate on record. Why? Compared with earlier generations of young adults, Millennials are moving significantly less.

Will Buyer's Agents Show Flat Fee MLS Listings (or < 6% Commission Listings)?

Posted in Seller, Education on Apr 10, 2017

Learn the truth behind discount broker listings, flat fee MLS listings, and those listings offering less than 6% commission.

Technology Takeover

Posted in Infographic on Apr 04, 2017

It's undeniable that technology has impacted our lives in just about every way possible. From text messaging to paying for merchandise with a smartphone, consumers have their preferences, and they vary by generation.

Pet Friendly Home Features That Sell

Posted in Infographic, Seller on Mar 22, 2017

In 2016, 61% of U.S. households owned a pet or planned to own one in the future. Given that, it's important to know how buyers feel about pets in the home. When searching for a home, 95% of consumers believe it is important that a housing community allow animals.

Aspirational, but Practical

Posted in Infographic on Mar 07, 2017

First-time millennial homeowners - those who have owned their home for five years or less - are aspirational, but practical about homeownership.