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Chicago Housing Market Predictions 2018 2019

Chicago Housing Market Predictions 2018 2019

Chicago Housing Market Update The recovering Chicago housing market is facing some strong challenges, yet its weaknesses may well be key strengths by 2020. The Chicago market health rating was one of the lowest in the country (only Washington DC had a lower price performance outlook), yet that could be changing.…
Sacramento Housing Predictions

Sacramento Housing Predictions

Sacramento Housing Market in 2020 Is 2019/2020 looking strong for the Sacramento housing market and Northern California? Consensus is yes. Despite the easing of the market, it may be hurtling at top-speed toward peak San Franciscification as one report has it. The US and California economies look good and with…
Seattle Real Estate Forecast

Seattle Real Estate Forecast

Seattle Real Estate Forecast Seattle Washington was rated the hottest city in America for real estate.  Migration (90,000 during a recent 12 month period), great jobs, and low availability of properties, is driving home and condo prices skyward. Home prices were rising faster than San Francisco and the Bay Area and…
Toronto Housing Market Crash

Toronto Housing Market Crash

Toronto Housing Market Bubble Toronto home prices are still in record territory even though more sellers are listing. Demand for GTA housing is strong due in insufficient supply. And new construction starts were down again in September. So what would cause demand to collapse amid a glut of homes on…
Calgary Real Estate Market Forecast

Calgary Real Estate Market Forecast

Calgary Housing Market and Update 1st quarter home sales in Calgary fell 9% compared to last year and are down 30% from typical sales levels. Sales here are typical of that in Toronto and Vancouver.  Zolo however, says average prices have been rising the last few weeks, so perhaps March…
Realtors: Are You Using the New RETS Technology?

Realtors: Are You Using the New RETS Technology?

Compare RETS vs FTP IDX Feeds The first thing visiting homebuyers want to see on your real estate website are home listings.  But when they arrive, they may get a troublesome map widget to frustrate them, or mls listing pages with uninteresting and non-engaging pics and descriptions. Add to that…
When Should I Sell My Home?

When Should I Sell My Home?

Should I Sell My House to Avoid the Coming Market Crash? Timing is everything. Buy low, sell high and right now, the housing market is high. But the question a lot of homeowners are asking is “When will the real estate market crash?” The Toronto housing market does have all…