Found 37 blog entries tagged as real estate market.

The journey of buying a home is an exciting but often challenging process. While it can be a rewarding experience, it's not without its fair share of obstacles along the way. At RE/MAX Infinity, we understand that these hurdles can be discouraging, but with the right guidance and a comforting hand to hold, you can overcome them. In this article, we'll discuss some of the common issues that arise during the home buying process and offer insightful tips to help you tackle them head-on.

Rejected Offers

It's not uncommon for potential buyers to face rejection when making an offer on a house. This rejection can leave you feeling disheartened, but remember that it's a part of the process. The key is to stay patient and persistent.

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In the fast-paced world of real estate, bidding wars have become increasingly common. When multiple buyers express interest in a property, it can lead to a competitive frenzy where offers are sweetened, prices soar, and emotions run high. To help you navigate this exciting yet challenging terrain, we'll delve into the typical steps of a bidding war and provide insights on how to emerge victorious.

Step 1: Offer Submission

The journey begins when prospective buyers submit their offers to the seller or their trusted real estate agent. These offers typically consist of the proposed purchase price, conditions or contingencies, and the desired closing timeline. At this stage, buyers aim to present the most attractive offer to catch the seller's…

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Are you dreaming of becoming a homeowner, taking those first steps into your dream property? One of the key foundations for turning this dream into reality is mortgage preapproval. It's not just a formality but a vital step in your home-buying journey. In this article, we'll explore why mortgage preapproval is so crucial for prospective homebuyers and provide actionable steps, insights, and financial tips to help you successfully secure that all-important preapproval.

Why is Mortgage Preapproval Important?

The Peace of Mind Factor

Mortgage preapproval offers you a sense of security and confidence. Knowing the amount you're qualified to borrow allows you to narrow down your home search to properties within your budget. This can save you…

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As the leaves begin to change and the air turns crisp, fall presents a fantastic opportunity for homeowners looking to sell their property. The market may not be as scorching hot as in the spring and summer, but with the right strategies, you can still sell your home quickly and at a great price. In this article, we'll show you how to prepare for a successful home sale this fall, both financially and around the home. So, grab your pumpkin spice latte, and let's dive into the world of autumn home selling!

Pricing Your Home Right

When selling your home in the fall, pricing is key. Consult with a local real estate agent who knows the market trends and can help you set a competitive yet reasonable price. Consider any seasonal fluctuations that might…

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The real estate market is dynamic and can present both opportunities and challenges for buyers and sellers. Whether you are looking to buy a new home or sell your current property, understanding the current market conditions and trends is essential in making an informed decision. In this article, we will explore the factors that influence the market and provide insights into whether it is a good time to buy or sell.

Understanding the Real Estate Market

The real estate market is influenced by various factors, including supply and demand, economic conditions, interest rates, and government policies. The market can experience periods of stability, growth, or decline, impacting both buyers and sellers. Monitoring the market and seeking expert advice…

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Selling a home is a significant decision that involves various complexities. In recent years, some homeowners have considered listing their properties "For Sale By Owner" (FSBO) as an alternative to traditional real estate methods. While this approach may seem enticing due to potential cost savings, it comes with its share of challenges and risks. In this blog post, we will explore the pros and cons of choosing FSBO in the real estate market, highlighting the importance of understanding the intricacies involved in selling a property independently.

The Pros of FSBO

Cost Savings:

One of the primary reasons homeowners opt for FSBO is to avoid paying real estate agent commissions. By handling the sale themselves, sellers believe they can save a…

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St. John's, with its rich history, vibrant culture, and stunning natural landscapes, has become an attractive destination for tourists from around the world. The growing tourism industry in St. John's has not only had a positive impact on the local economy but also on the real estate market. In this article, we will explore the influence of tourism on the St. John's real estate market, specifically focusing on the vacation rental potential.

Fort Amherst Lighthouse, St. John's

Tourism Boom in St. John's

St. John's has experienced a significant increase in tourism over the years, attracting visitors who are drawn to its scenic beauty, historical sites, cultural events, and outdoor activities. The city's picturesque downtown core, vibrant arts…

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In a competitive real estate market, multiple offer situations can arise when there are several buyers interested in the same property. Navigating these situations requires careful planning, strategic decision-making, and effective negotiation skills. In this article, we will discuss tips and strategies to help you navigate multiple offer situations and increase your chances of success.

Understanding Multiple Offer Situations

Multiple offer situations occur when there are more than one interested buyer submitting offers on a property within a relatively short timeframe. These situations can create a competitive environment, driving up the sale price and putting pressure on buyers to submit their strongest offers.

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So, you’ve been living in your very first home for a while now. You've enjoyed the joys and challenges of owning your very own place. But now, you find yourself contemplating a new adventure—selling your first home. Whether it's to upgrade to a larger space, downsize, or move to a new location, selling your home can be an exciting but overwhelming experience. Fear not! In this guide, we'll walk you through everything you need to know to prepare for a successful sale. Let's dive in!

Assess the Market

Before putting your home on the market, it's crucial to understand the current real estate market. Research recent sales in your area, consult with local experts, and gain insights into market trends. This knowledge will help you set realistic…

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Buying a home in a seller’s market can be a challenging task, especially when faced with multiple offers on the property you desire. However, with the right strategies and a solid understanding of the process, you can increase your chances of securing your dream home. In this blog post, we'll provide practical advice for home buyers, specifically tailored to the unique conditions of a seller’s market. Get ready to navigate the competitive landscape and come out on top!

Get Pre-Approved and Set a Budget

Before diving into the home search process, it's crucial to get pre-approved for a mortgage and determine your budget. This will not only help you understand your financial limitations but also demonstrate your seriousness to sellers. Having a…

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