Yvette Belisle

Yvette Belisle

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Rural Real Estate Prices Are On The Rise

By Yvette Belisle - September 07, 2020
Urban areas have long been the hottest real estate markets in the country. But the pandemic and stay-at-home orders left many people longing for more space, both indoors and out—and now that restrictions are being lifted, many of them are leaving the cities and heading to rural destinations to find the space they’re looking for. And as interest in properties in rural areas is incre

Preparing For An Appraisal? Focus On These Projects

By Yvette Belisle - September 02, 2020
An appraisal is an important part of the home selling process; you want your appraisal to accurately reflect your home’s value and your listing price. But if your home appraisal comes in lower than expected, it could cause issues with your home sale and put the deal at risk. Which is why, as a seller, you want to do everything you can to get your home ready for the appraisal. But what pr

August Home Buyer Activity Making Up For Lost Spring Market

By Yvette Belisle - August 26, 2020
In normal years, Spring is the hottest homebuying season of the year. But we don’t have to tell you that 2020 isn’t a normal year—and as a result of the COVID-19 shutdowns, it looks like peak homebuying season is going to hit a little late this year. According to recent data from realtor.com, pace of sales, demand, and prices in August have all surpassed data from this

Three Things That Make Now The Perfect Time To Sell

By Yvette Belisle - August 24, 2020
COVID-19 is still creating a lot of uncertainty—which has many homeowners wondering whether now is a good time to sell their home. Well, as it turns out, now isn’t just a good time to sell your home—it’s one of the best markets to sell your home in years. A recent article from realtor.com outlined the top reasons why now is the perfect time to sell your home,

Nearly Half Of Offers In The United States Are Being Made Sight Unseen

By Yvette Belisle - August 14, 2020
When COVID-19 first hit, much of the country was under stay-at-home orders, which made it impossible for buyers to get out and see potential homes in person. And while stay-at-home orders have been lifted in most places, many buyers are still wary about hitting open houses or touring homes in person. But, as it turns out, that’s not stopping them from actually buying homes. Th

Buyer Demand Driving Up Listing Prices Across The Country

By Yvette Belisle - August 12, 2020
The current real estate market is an excellent example of the law of supply in demand. After a period of slowed activity due to COVID-19, buyers have emerged strong and ready to buy, but the lack of inventory is creating serious demand for properties—and driving up prices in the process. According to realtor.com’s July Monthly Housing Trends report, the national median listing

Selling Your Home? Watch Out For These Stressors

By Yvette Belisle - August 10, 2020
There are a lot of moving parts when it comes to selling your home—and for many sellers, those moving parts can cause a good amount of stress. But what are the most stressful parts of the home selling process? According to a recent survey from LendingTree, some of the top stressors for home sellers include: Buying and selling a home at the same time. 29 percent of home selle

Sellers Pocketing Significant Profits Despite COVID-19

By Yvette Belisle - August 05, 2020
When the COVID-19 pandemic first hit, there were a lot of concerns about how it would impact the housing market—including whether it would spark a decrease in home values. But, as it turns out, the opposite is true—and sellers are netting significantly more profit when they sell their home than anticipated. According to a recent report from ATTOM Data Solutions, during Q2 of

Pending Home Sales Show Record-Breaking Bounce Back After Quarantine

By Yvette Belisle - July 15, 2020
When COVID-19 first hit, many buyers put their home searches on hold—and that pause continued through the following months as much of the nation was under stay-at-home orders. But now that the country has started to reopen, buyers are “unpausing” their searches and buying homes, which has translated to an unprecedented rebound in the market. Data released in June in the 

Fewer Houses On The Market Presents a Prime Opportunity for Sellers

By Yvette Belisle - July 13, 2020
After putting their home search on hold during the height of the COVID-19 pandemic, buyers are returning to the market ready and eager to purchase a home. But the biggest challenge facing them in today’s market? A lack of inventory. According to recent data from realtor.com, available housing inventory dropped 27.4 percent from June 2019 to June 2020, translating to approximately 36
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