Albuquerque Real Estate Blog
2 Factors to Watch in Today’s Real Estate Market Whether Buying or Selling
When it comes to buying or selling a home there are many factors you should consider. Where you want to live, why you want to buy or sell, and who will help you along your journey are just some of those factors. When it comes to today’s real ...Read More
Green Jeans Developer Launching New Project-Abq Journal
By Steve Sinovic / Journal Staff Writer Wednesday, October 3rd, 2018 at 2:20pm ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — The guy behind the Green Jeans Farmery, the innovative shipping-container development near Carlisle NE and Interstate 40, is on to his ...Read More
Mortgage Interest Rates are Still Going Up… Should You Wait to Buy?
Mortgage interest rates, as reported by Freddie Mac, have increased by close to a quarter of a percent over the last several weeks. Freddie Mac, Fannie Mae, the Mortgage Bankers Association, and ...Read More
Priced Reduced on this Wonderful North Valley Home
5 Tips for Choosing A Home Inspector
You’ve finally done it! You have a house under contract and you’re doing the paperwork to get your mortgage lined up. When your Realtor calls to ask you who you want to use for your home inspection, you freeze. Your brain has to go back ...Read More
5 Real Estate Reality TV Myths Explained
Have you ever been flipping through the channels, only to find yourself glued to the couch in an HGTV binge session? We’ve all been there, watching entire seasons of “Love it or List it,” “Million Dollar Listing,” ...Read More
Does Your School District Affect Your Home's Value?
Home values are determined through a complicated series of calculations roughly based on the cost of actual construction plus value-adds like proximity to shopping and other conveniences. The prices that other nearby homes have sold for in the past ...Read More
Want To Sell Your House Faster? Don't Forget to Stage!!!
The National Association of Realtors surveyed their members & released the findings of their Profile of Home Staging. 62% of seller’s agents say that staging a home decreases the amount of time a home spends on the market....Read More
Buying a House This Summer? Be Prepared for Bidding Wars.
Summer is traditionally a busy season for real estate. Buyers come out in force and homeowners list their houses for sale hoping to capitalize on those buyers who are looking to purchase before the new school year. This year will be no ...Read More
Why Should You Use a Professional to Sell Your Home?
When homeowners decide to sell their houses, they obviously want to get the best possible price for their home with the least amount of hassles along the way. However, for the vast majority of sellers, the most important result is ...Read More
Getting PreApproved Should Always be Your First Step
In many markets across the country, the number of buyers searching for their dream homes greatly outnumbers the number of homes for sale. This has led to a competitive marketplace where buyers often need to stand out. One way to show you ...Read More
Just How Important is a Bathtub for Resale
Realtor MagazineFEBRUARY 2018 | BY BARBARA BALLINGER It's long been believed that every home needs at least one bathtub to attract the widest group of buyers. But with increased interest in big, well equipped, walk-in showers, does a tub ...Read More
What Impact Will the New Tax Code Have on Home Values?
Every month, CoreLogic releases its Home Price Insights Report. In that report, they forecast where they believe residential real estate prices will be in twelve months. Below is a map, broken down by state, reflecting how ...Read More
Tax Reform & Housing: A Reference Guide
When the tax code was originally being overhauled by the House and the Senate, there were three major proposals being considered that would have substantially impacted the residential real estate market: Changing the requirements for the exclusion ...Read More
Downtown, public arts scene helps ABQ top Sunset Magazine’s list of best places to live
By Adrian Gomez / Journal Arts and Entertainment Editor Published: Wednesday, January 3rd, 2018 at 2:58pm Updated: Wednesday, January 3rd, 2018 at 11:34pm Albuquerque is known for many good things. A burgeoning film industry. An ...Read More