James Englishbee's Blog Posts

Net Worth Of Homeowners 44X Greater Than Renters

Every three years, the Federal Reserve conducts their Survey of Consumer Finances in which they collect data across all economic and social groups. The latest survey data,

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Should I Buy A Home Now Or Wait Until Next Year

Some Highlights: The Cost of Waiting to Buy is defined as the additional funds it would take to buy a home if prices & interest rates were to increase over a period of time. Freddie Mac

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Reasons To Sell This Fall

For Buyers,For Sellers,Move-Up Buyers5 Reasons To Sell This Fall 3.1KSHARES 2.4K 121 0 33 564 Here are five reasons listing your home for sale this fall makes sense.

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Home Sales Expected To Increase Nicely In 2018

Home Sales Expected to Increase Nicely in 2018 Freddie Mac, Fannie Mae, and The Mortgage Bankers Association are all projecting that home sales will

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Americans Still Believe Real Estate Is Best Long Term Investment

First Time Home Buyers,For Buyers,Move-Up BuyersAmericans Still Believe Real Estate Is Best Long-Term Investment 2.3KSHARES 1.9K 91 0 17 351 According to 

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Buyer Demand Continues Outpacing The Supply Of Homes For Sale

The price of any item is determined by the supply of that item, as well as the market demand. The National Association of REALTORS (NAR) surveys “over 50,000 real estate

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Existing Home Sales Surge Into Summer

Some Highlights: Existing Home Sales reached their third highest mark this year in May. Inventory of homes for sale has dropped 8.4% since

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NAR Data Shows Now Is A Great Time To Sell

NAR Data Shows Now Is a Great Time to Sell! We all realize that the best time to sell anything is when demand is high and the supply of that item is limited. Two major

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Top Home Renovations For Maximum ROI INFOGRAPHIC

Some Highlights: Whether you are selling your home, just purchased your first home, or are a homeowner planning to stay put for a while, there is value in knowing which home improvement projects

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Do You Know The Cost Of NOT Owning Your Home

Do You Know the Cost of NOT Owning Your Home?  Owning a home has great financial benefits, yet many continue renting! Today, let’s look at the financial reasons why owning a home

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4 Tips For Effectively Making An Offer

4 Tips For Effectively Making An Offer  So, you’ve been searching for that perfect house to call a ‘home,’ and you finally found one! The price is right, and in such a

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Consumer Confidence In Economy Housing Is Soaring

The success of the housing market is strongly tied to the consumer’s confidence in the overall economy. For that reason, we believe 2017 will be a great year for real estate. Here is just a touch

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Tips For Preparing Your House For Sale

Highlights: When listing your house for sale your top goal will be to get the home sold for the best price possible! There are many small projects that you can do to ensure this happens! Your

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Existing Home Sales Reach Highest Mark Since 2007

Highlights: Sales of existing homes reached the highest pace in a decade at a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 5.69 million. January marked the 59th consecutive month of year-over-year

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Housing Market Outpaces Previous Year

January 5, 2017San Antonio – Despite a consistently tight market with inventory hovering at just over three months, the number of homes sold in the San Antonio area continues to skyrocket past

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Inadequate Inventory Driving Prices Up

 The latest Existing Home Sales Report from the National Association of Realtors (NAR) revealed a direct correlation between a lack of inventory and rising.

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Heres To A Wonderful 2017

We hope 2017 is a great year for you, both personally &.

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San Antonio Marketing Statistics November 2016

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5 Reasons Why Homeownership Is A Good Financial Investment

According to a recent report by Trulia, “buying is cheaper than renting in 100 of the largest metro areas by an average of 37.7%.” That may have some thinking about

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Running In San Antonio

For runners in San Antonio the fall and winter seasons are the best time to put in the miles!  The brutally hot summer temperatures have passed and given way to a much more conducive

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2016 Home Sales In Herff Ranch Neighborhood Of Boerne

The Trails of Herff Ranch is one of the most popular neighborhoods in Boerne with easy access to schools, shopping, restaurants, and parks.  Cibolo Creek Elementary is within the boundaries of

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