Building Your Family’s Wealth Over the Next 5 Years

December 13, 2016

Over the next five years, home prices are expected to appreciate 3.24% per year on average and to grow by 21.4% cumulatively, according to Pulsenomics’ most recent Home Price Expectation Survey. So, what does this mean for homeowners and their equity position? As an example, let’s assume a young couple purchases and closes on a […]

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Home Prices: Where Will They Be in 5 Years?

December 12, 2016

Today, many real estate conversations center on housing prices and where they may be headed. That is why we like the Home Price Expectation Survey. Every quarter, Pulsenomics surveys a nationwide panel of over one hundred economists, real estate experts, and investment & market strategists about where they believe prices are headed over the next […]

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Will Increasing Mortgage Rates Impact Home Prices?

December 8, 2016

There are some who are calling for a decrease in home prices should mortgage interest rates begin to rise rapidly. Intuitively, this makes sense as the cost of a home is determined by the price of the home, plus the cost of financing that home. If mortgage interest rates increase, fewer people will be able […]

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Selling in the Winter Attracts Serious Buyers

December 7, 2016

A recent study of more than 7 million home sales over the past four years revealed that the season in which a home is listed may be able to shed some light on the likelihood that the home will sell for more than asking price, as well as how quickly the sale will close. It’s […]

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When Is a Good Time to Rent? Not Now!

December 6, 2016

People often ask if now is a good time to buy a home. No one ever asks when a good time to rent is. However, we want to make certain that everyone understands that today is NOT a good time to rent. The Census Bureau recently released their third quarter median rent numbers. Here is […]

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4 Reasons to Buy Your Dream Home This Winter

December 5, 2016

As the temperature in many areas of the country starts to cool down, you might think that the housing market will do the same. This couldn’t be further from the truth! Here are 4 reasons you should consider buying your dream home this winter instead of waiting for spring! 1. Prices Will Continue to Rise […]

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Great Value: 1886 Stanley St, New Britain CT 06053

September 6, 2011

Grandma's house is for sale! This fabulous Victorian-era Colonial is on a great corner lot directly across the street from Stanley Quarter Park. Besides charm and style, it features crown molding, hardwood floors, updated kitchen, baths and electrical system, and a recently replaced roof. Five bedrooms, a huge bonus room over the garage, walk-up attic […]

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