Posts by Ben Gerritsen

U.S. Housing Inventory Hits a New Low… List Your House TODAY!

July 24th, 2017 by

By simplify Every summer, families across the country decide if this will be the year they sell their current house and move into their dream home. Mortgage rates have hovered around 4% for all of 2017, forcing buyers off the fence ...[ Read More ]

Singles Are Falling for Their Dream Home First [INFOGRAPHIC]

July 21st, 2017 by

By simplifySome Highlights: According to NAR's Profile of Home Buyers & Sellers, the share of recent homebuyers who were single at the time of purchase held steady at 24% last year. The percentage of first-time buyers who were...[ Read More ]

84% of Americans Believe Buying a Home is a Good Financial Decision

July 20th, 2017 by

By simplify According to the National Association of Realtors®' 2017 National Housing Pulse Survey, 84% of Americans now believe that purchasing a home is a good financial decision. This is the highest percentage since 2007 – bef...[ Read More ]

3 Tips to Succeed in Today’s Real Estate Market

July 19th, 2017 by

By simplify In today's highly competitive real estate market, where inventory levels are not keeping up with the constant stream of buyer demand, there are steps you can take to ensure you are most prepared for success when buying a...[ Read More ]

Thinking of Selling? You Should Act NOW!

July 18th, 2017 by

By simplify If you thought about selling your house this year, now more than ever may be the time to do it! The inventory of homes for sale is well below historic norms and buyer demand is skyrocketing. We were still in high school ...[ Read More ]