What are the big features that today’s home buyers are looking for in a new home? What are the best ways for home seller’s to increase the value of their home? What is the general mood of today’s real estate buyer and seller about the housing market?
These are some pretty good real estate questions as we are almost a full month into a new year so we thought it was about time someone answered them. Coldwell Banker sent out a survey to our agents across the country asking them what the sentiment of their buyer and seller was and what were their biggest needs/wants/desires in today’s housing market.
Take a look at the highlights of the survey in this segment that was featured on NBC’s LXTV Open House this week.
Back East there’s finally a winter crisp in the air, malls are packed with last minute shoppers, Elf seems to be on TV twice a day and most houses in my neighborhood are fully decked out with colorful lights and inflatable snowmen. Yup, we’re less than two weeks away from the Holidays! While you make your final holiday preparations and prepare to be with family and friends this festive season, here are a few real estate headlines to get your week kicked off right:
August is the most popular month for vacations, but it’s also one of the most popular months for moving as people try to get situated before school begins and autumn comes. With that in mind here are some of the top stories in real estate on this Monday morning, August 8, 2011: