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Madison County Home Sales A new report from MIBOR (Mid-Indiana Board of Realtors®) shows the number of homes sold in July 2016 was up by 9.7 percent over July 2015. The median sales price remained the same at $95,000.00 for the same period. The average sales price, however, rose by 3.7 % to 109,667. View […]

by Kevin Majeski | Realtor August 23, 2016 0 comments

Great News for Condo Buyers and Sellers! WASHINGTON (July 14, 2016) — The U.S. Senate tonight passed H.R. 3700, the “Housing Opportunity Through Modernization Act,” by unanimous consent. This legislation includes reforms to current Federal Housing Administration restrictions on condo financing, among other provisions, and is long supported by the National Association of Realtors®. Changes […]

by Kevin Majeski | Realtor July 15, 2016 0 comments

Lights Up… er, Out ’Tis the season! Red coffee cup in hand, shoppers browse festive aisles of glitter and evergreen, twinkling lights and tantalizing sale prices. But for Anderson shoppers, this year’s Christmas shopping is bittersweet as Target’s “lights out” approaches. Here’s how to avoid a “hum-bug” mood and cope with the closing: “Breaking up […]

by Kevin Majeski | Realtor November 13, 2015 0 comments

Now that the housing market has stabilized, more and more homeowners are considering moving up to their dream home. With interest rates still near 4% and home values on the rise, now may be a great time to make a move. Sellers should realize that waiting while mortgage rates are increasing probably doesn’t make sense. […]

by Kevin Majeski | Realtor August 18, 2015 0 comments

The price of any item is determined by the supply of that item, and the market demand. The National Association of Realtors (NAR) recently released their latest Existing Home Sales Report. Inventory Levels & Demand Sales of existing homes rose 3.2% from May, outpacing year-over-year figures for the ninth consecutive month. Total unsold housing inventory […]

by Kevin Majeski | Realtor July 28, 2015 0 comments

As the temperature continues to rise, buyers are coming out ready to purchase their dream home. Here are five reasons that you should list your house for sale now. 1. Strong Buyer Demand Foot traffic refers to the number of people out actually physically looking at homes right now. The latest foot traffic numbers show […]

by Kevin Majeski | Realtor July 27, 2015 0 comments

Some Highlights: With interest rates still around 4% now is a great time to look back at where rates have been over the last 40 years. Rates are projected to go up a full percentage point by this time next year according to Freddie Mac. The impact your interest rate makes on your monthly mortgage […]

by Kevin Majeski | Realtor July 24, 2015 0 comments

People always talk about the “spring buying season” when they talk real estate. However, this year it appears as though the summer real estate market will be just as hot. The most recent Foot Traffic Report released by the National Association of Realtors (NAR) revealed that there are more buyers out looking at homes right […]

by Kevin Majeski | Realtor July 23, 2015 0 comments

In today’s market, with homes selling quickly and prices rising some homeowners might consider trying to sell their home on their own, known in the industry as a For Sale by Owner (FSBO). There are several reasons this might not be a good idea for the vast majority of sellers. Here are five reasons: 1. […]

by Kevin Majeski | Realtor July 18, 2015 0 comments

The results of Fannie Mae’s June 2015 National Housing Survey, were just released showing that more and more homeowners are warming up to the idea that now may be a great time to sell their home. The amount of respondents that stated that now is a good time to sell rose three percentage points to a […]

by Kevin Majeski | Realtor July 14, 2015 0 comments