As the current events of the world alter our daily lives, homebuyer priorities are also shifting. From health crisis to wild fires, many homeowners are reconsidering and pondering the idea of moving to a home with more space; inside square footage or outside more acreage.
How long have you lived in your current home? According to the latest research by the National Association of Realtors (NAR), in 2019, homeowners lived in their homes for an average of 10 years. That’s a long time to be in one place, considering the average length of time homeowners used to stay put hovered closer to 6 years. Now might be the perfect time to make a move happen.
As the seasons begin to change and we start to spend more time inside, it starts to feel like “crunch time” to find the house that checks all the boxes. Don’t stress, this is also the time of year when most of the casual real estate shoppers pack it up and wait till next season to start the search again. Now is the best time to find an agent or team who is working for YOU, negotiating for YOU, and prioritizing YOU.
Imagine a mortgage rate under 3%…oh wait, that’s happening right now! Looking at a significantly lower rate than you have now could save you considerably every month and over the life of your loan. With so much extra time being spent at home, your family may be putting more significant demands on your house than it can handle.
Let’s connect to find you the perfect home that’s able to check all YOUR boxes!