With the Memorial Day weekend now behind us (hope you had a great time), it won't have escaped your attention that it's really beginning to warm up outside, with Albuquerque area temperatures expected to climb into the 90's over the weekend and into next week. Obviously it's important from the point of view of your … Continue reading Keeping Your Albuquerque Area Home Cool This Summer
As we regularly report in this blog, it's a really great time in the Albuquerque area real estate market right now. So good, in fact, that you could imagine that, with buyer demand so high and a distinct shortage of available properties, sellers just can't fail. And yet it still sometimes happens that sellers reach … Continue reading Same Again? – Has Your Agent Earned Your Loyalty and a Second Chance?
When we take one of our regular looks at the latest real estate statistics for the Albuquerque area, other than the virtual certainty of yet further improved overall market conditions, we also have virtually 100% confidence that the one big problem in the region will almost certainly have worsened. If you haven't already guessed, we're … Continue reading Why Low Inventory May Be The Best Reason To Sell Your Home Right Now!
We often link up with clients after they've had a previously bad experience with another agent, which has resulted in a home that's yet to sell. While there are a wide range of reasons why a home might not be selling in such a lively market as the one we're currently enjoying, one major pitfall … Continue reading Some Great Questions to Help You Find the Right Agent to Sell Your Home
It would be a completely fair assessment to say that this has been a very good week in real estate. Just two days ago, there were press reports everywhere about the health of the existing home sales market across the nation. We've been seeing great things here in the Albuquerque area for some time, of … Continue reading The Incredible Strength of Buyer Sentiment Right Now!
Firstly, we hope you're having a great Valentine's Day. It's a good bet that many couples will today not only be reflecting on their past, but also looking to the future. For many young couples, especially, purchasing a home may well loom large in those thoughts. And this is no bad thing, as there are … Continue reading Why you should love the idea of buying and not renting
While it's been great to be able to report, month after month, that the Albuquerque area real estate market is so very buoyant, it's also become something of a less pleasant habit to report the ever reducing availability of homes for sale in the area. While this is generally very good news indeed for sellers, … Continue reading Planning for Buying Success In The Albuquerque Area’s Low Inventory Market
As we indicated in Tuesday's blog, things are looking incredibly positive for the busy months in real estate that lie ahead. No question about it, the Albuquerque area real estate market is hot at the moment, with incredible buyer sentiment fueled by excellent job market confidence and mortgage rates that are now near to the lowest … Continue reading Maximizing Your Return in the Hot Albuquerque Area Real Estate Market
We've just studied the latest area real estate statistics, for April, released by the Greater Albuquerque Association of REALTORS® (GAAR). Yet again, these statistics reflect the current health of the economy and job prospects, with impressive levels of year-on-year growth. Indeed the GAAR reports that homes that are well presented and accurately priced for market … Continue reading Albuquerque’s Most Wanted – Home Sellers!
For the past five weeks, we've been looking at various aspects of presenting, or staging your home. In the final part of this series, we'd like to recap on what we've learned, with a view to arriving at a successful formula to make your home look at its best. Week 1: Letting Go of Your … Continue reading ElementsElements of Staging Part 6: Arriving at a Successful Conclusion