Author Archives: Gina Buck
Equity Gains for Today’s Homeowners
Equity Gains for Today’s Homeowners Today’s homeowners are sitting on significant equity, even as home price appreciation has eased recently. If you’re a homeowner, your net worth got a boost over the past few years thanks to rising home prices. Here’s what it means for you, even as the market moderates. How Equity Has Grown in Recent... Read More
Do You Need a Professional?
If you are wondering if you have to have a realtor to buy a home, the short answer is no. But the better question is should you? Let’s discuss it! Most buyers want to avoid a real estate professional because they think they will save money. However, this is not likely true for more than... Read More
Are you trying to “Time The Market”?
Are you trying to “Time The Market”? Timing the market rarely works in spite of intuition and the best advice. You may be wondering what timing the market means? Well, it’s pretty simple in concept. Timing the market is basing your decision to buy or sell on economic factors such as interest rates and home... Read More
What do we expect in 2023?
2023 Market Predictions Welcome to 2023!! So many of you have questions about what this year will bring in the real estate world. I understand. There has been a lot of talk and speculation over the last couple months about where we go from the crazy market conditions we have seen over the past 2... Read More
What’s happened since January?
Central Alabama Market Update We’re back again with another market update! We decided to take a look back at what all has happened this year. So far, this year, there have been 3,966 homes sold! WOW. Below are some charts that detail out the numbers for homes sold, sales prices, days on the market, and... Read More
Market Update: April 2022
Central Alabama Market Update How’s the Market? We are glad you asked! In April 2022, the River Region saw 466 sales. The average list price was $250,974, and the average sales price was $263,135. The average days on the market came in at 46. In March 2022, the River Region saw 521 sales. The average... Read More
Central Alabama Market Update February 2022
Central Alabama Market Update February 2022 In January 2022, the River Region saw 525 sales. The average sales price was $212,751. The average days on the market came in at 60. In February 2022, the River Region saw 573 sales. The average sales price was $223,837. The average days on the market came in at... Read More
Looking for Local Mardi Gras Fun?
Who doesn’t love Mardi Gras? Looking for fun events around Central Alabama? Don’t stress….we’ve got you covered. Below are links to some of the great events going on this weekend in the area. 2022 Wetumpka Mardi Gras Festival Crawfish Boil for Mental Health Mardi Gras Roaring 20’s Murder Mystery Event at The Fitz! 2022 Hometown... Read More
Do I really need to get pre-approved?
Do I really need to get pre-approved? If you are planning to buy a home, one of the first things to consider is getting pre-qualified to purchase. Is this a necessary step, you may ask. Most certainly in this competitive market, this is a necessary step. Below are 4 benefits of getting a pre-approval: Helps... Read More
Central Alabama Market Update
Central Alabama's real estate market is on fire! This is a prime time to sell your home, and here's why...... Read More