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.

Financial Fitness By Generation

Posted in Infographic, Buyer on Mar 03, 2017

Buying a home is often the largest purchase one will make in a lifetime. While saving up for a down payment may be a challenge for some, it is not impossible. Here's how members of various generations view their financial situation.

California Real Estate License Steps and Costs

Posted in Education on Feb 28, 2017

Learn how to get your California real estate license fast and easy, including costs, timeframes, and requirements. Plus additional info on typical first year brokerage fees, realtor fees, MLS dues, and lockbox key fees.

Home Improvements That Return You The Most Money In 2017

Posted in Infographic, Seller on Feb 21, 2017

Here's a look at the projects with the greatest and least return on investment in 2017. Typically, the 29 projects on this year's report paid back on average of 64.3 cents on the dollar in resale value.

Living An Eco-Friendly Lifestyle

Posted in Infographic on Feb 14, 2017

The decisions that brands and business make reflect heavily on a consumer's perception. In a recent survey, the majority said they wish brands and businesses would make it easier for them to live an environmentally conscious lifestyle.

First Time Buyers Gain Traction

Posted in Infographic, Buyer on Feb 07, 2017

After slipping for three straight years, the U.S. share of sales to first-time home buyers increased to 35% in 2016, the highest level since 2016.

New Service: List On The Fresno MLS For A Flat Fee

Posted in Seller on Feb 01, 2017 has expanded our service area to include the Fresno MLS! You can now list any of the following property types for a flat fee on the Fresno MLS: * Residential * Multi-Family * Vacant Lot * Farm and Ranch

Staying Loyal

Posted in Infographic on Jan 31, 2017

Does community involvement by a company translate into customer loyalty? According to most, the answer is a resounding "yes"!

Housing Challenges For An Aging Population

Posted in Infographic on Jan 24, 2017

The U.S. is at the beginning of a 20-plus-year surge in the older population, and thus is at a critical point for putting in place the affordable housing options, accessibility features, and in-home care services that will be needed over the next two decades.