National Real Estate Trends

Sept. 20, 2022

What does the new normal for first-time homebuyers look like?

 

The great moderation is upon us

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July 11, 2022

Homebuyers are canceling deals at highest rate since start of COVID

About 60,000 home-purchase agreements were canceled in June 2022, or about 14.9% of all homes that went under contract throughout the month, according to a new report from Redfin.

 

Homebuyers are canceling deals at highest rate since start of COVID

 

BY LILLIAN DICKERSON

 

 

About 60,000 home-purchase agreements were canceled in June 2022, or about ...

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July 5, 2022

Homeowner Equity Grows Again Across U.S. in First Quarter

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Nearly Half of U.S. Mortgages Considered Equity-Rich; Seriously Underwater Portion of Mortgages Holds at 3 Percent; Ratio of Equity-Rich to Seriously ...

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July 5, 2022

How home-price growth has damaged the housing market

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July 5, 2022

Winners and losers in this volatile housing market

 

Times are good for cash buyers, homeowners who secured a mortgage at lower rates

June 27, 2022, 5:00 pm By Connie Kim


The last two years have been good to Christian Dicker.

Like many loan officers, Dicker was working nights and weekends, banging out refinancings and purchase mortgages ...

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Oct. 12, 2018

Selling Your Home | Home Staging

There are some things that every home seller should make sure to cross off their list as they approach putting their home on the market. Some smaller tasks to keep in mind are:

Cleaning: Give everything a quick shine, from counters to frequently trafficked rugs. You don’t want your home ...

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Nov. 10, 2016

9 Tips for Creating a Family Friendly Home

Vermont is a great place to raise a family with most towns having tight-knit, supportive communities. Most areas offer lots of activities for creative fun for all ages. Check out the local schools and businesses in your area to see what they offer. The rural lifestyle of Vermont is great for ...

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June 29, 2016

Elegant Landscape Designs Can Greatly Enhance Property Value

This article by Lee Flynn highlights the importance of landscaping to enhance curb appeal. This can be tricky when living in Vermont, where the weather is so unpredictable. It's important to know that it's worth the effort to make your home more inviting. 

Elegantly designed exterior landscapes ...

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June 14, 2016

Welcome Home: 3 Entry Door Options

We found this article by Joseph Truini that addresses the importance of having the right front door for your home. Vermont, as we all know, has very intense seasons and it’s important to have a door that not only looks good but will last through extended exposure, especially through the ...

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May 27, 2016

6 Essential Things to Look for in a New Home

There are some basic things to look at when looking for a new home. Waterbury and Stowe offer a variety of housing needs with homes coming into the market frequently. Never settle for less than what you want in a home. We found an article by Kara Masterson about some ...

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