Is Homeownership Still Considered Part of the American Dream? Since the birth of our nation, homeownership has always been considered a major piece of the American Dream. As Frederick Peters reports in Forbes: “The idea of a place of one’s own drives the American story. We became a nation out of a desire to slip the bonds of […]
In today’s strong seller’s market, it is becoming increasingly more difficult for homebuyers and the process they must navigate when deciding to purchase a home. We are witnessing copious amounts of active buyers all competing for the same homes leading to bidding wars and appreciating home prices in the market. If you are interested in […]
As we enter into a new season, you may be wondering if the housing market will also be in bloom this spring. This year is already varying greatly from what we experienced last year and we can all remain hopeful as we analyze the real estate market moving forward. We have the opportunity to gain […]
Easter weekend has arrived! Easter Sunday will be here before we know it and with it, comes images of warmer weather, spring colors, and lots of decorations. The great thing is Easter is probably one of the easiest holidays to decorate for without the need to spend a lot. In most cases, less is more! […]
We have encountered record-low mortgage rates over the course of the last year, but now the rates are starting to increase. U.S. long-term mortgage rates rose this week but remain at historic lows as our nation recovers from the effects of the pandemic. We are about to enter into a strong spring sales season, so […]
A great move is defined by a process that is quick, seamless and will put you in a profitable position in the future. If you are deciding whether to make a move this spring, this is the time to prosper as a seller in the market. If you are ready, there are many factors that […]
Light is an extremely valuable component in our everyday lives, especially when it comes to our homes. If your home is not receiving much light, it can create adverse effects for your health including stress, tiredness, headaches, etc. Having a bright home helps bring clarity, inspiration, tranquility, and positive energy to your space. It can also make your […]
Last year, the health crisis affected many homeowners’ decision to sell their homes. In today’s market, homeowners are beginning to gain more confidence in the security of selling their home. The market is in excellent condition for sellers with favorable mortgage rates, appreciating home prices, and the low housing inventory. The Home Purchase Sentiment Index by Fannie […]
With our lifestyles always evolving, we must constantly adapt to our changing needs which will ultimately affect your desire to move. The decision to move into a new home can be complicated with having to take personal and professional considerations into account. If you are thinking about moving you might be questioning if it would […]
If you are thinking about purchasing a home this year, you might want to consider how much you will need for the down payment on your new home. Many people assume that 20% down payment is necessary to secure a mortgage, but there are many other options available to you. Although lower payments will be […]
Happy St. Patrick’s Day from Seven Gables Real Estate! Many celebrate the occasion by wearing green, drinking Irish beer and whiskey, as well as cooking traditional Irish meals. Are you ready to commemorate the luck of the Irish and all things green? Well you’re in luck because we’ve put together a few ideas to celebrate St. […]
The housing market has been reaching new heights over the course of the last twelve months. The high demand of buyers has drastically outnumbered the amount of sellers which has heavily impacted the housing inventory shortage. The National Association of Realtors has reported that sales have increased by 23.7% while inventory for homes is down […]
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