Homeownership Is the Main Source of Wealth for AmericansJune 6, 2018 by Pacific Union • Posted in Featured Posts, Real Estate TrendsAmericans’ primary residences account for about 25 percent of their overall wealth, more than any other asset.Homeownership remains a cornerstone of the American Dream and also helps build strong...

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Fed raises interest rates and signals faster hikes on the way

Interest rates are going up again as the economy gets hotter The Federal Reserve on Wednesday lifted its benchmark rate by a quarter of a percentage point, the second hike this year. And a majority of policy makers said they now expect a total of four interest rate...

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10 Ways to Make Sure You Get Your Security Deposit Back

 BY SARAH PIKE ON 6 JUN 2018KNOW-HOW Nothing eases the pains of moving like a fully refunded security deposit. Make sure you get your cash back with these expert tips.Getting your security deposit back after you move may feel like an impossible feat, but it isn’t. Remember that your security...

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Spring sprang forward…and so did home prices.

It was a tough spring for Los Angeles home buyers. With fewer than usual houses on the market to choose from, prices bested an all-time record in April, according to a report out this week from real estate tracker CoreLogic.That made 3 months in a...

Real Estate Roundup: U.S. Homes Are Selling Faster Than Ever This SpringMay 29, 2018 by Pacific Union • Posted in Featured Posts, Weekly Real Estate News RoundupsHere’s a look at recent news of interest to homebuyers, home sellers, and the home-curious.PERSISTENT INVENTORY CONSTRAINTS SUPPRESS APRIL U.S. HOME SALESBoth homebuyer demand...

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June: Summer Kick-Off

June, the first month of summer, is officially here! I love feeling the weather change and watching Fairfield County transition into this beautiful season. It's surprising to me that I live in a cold-weather climate because I love summer so much. I live for the...