Contra Costa Real Estate Realtors Confidence Index Report

Realtors Confidence Index Survey

Realtors Confidence Index January 2019 The REALTORS® Confidence Index is a key indicator of housing market strength based on a monthly survey sent to over 50,000 real estate practitioners. Practitioners…

6 Home Buying and Selling Myths People Believe

January 1, 2019 Home buyers and sellers may have false assumptions about the real estate transaction process, believing in myths that could rob them of a purchase opportunity or keep…

Home Proces Soar

Lenders Relax Standards as Prices Soar

From: Daily Real Estate News | Monday, August 07, 2017  As home prices continue to rise, some mortgage lenders are loosening their underwriting standards so borrowers can purchase property sooner. “The…

Housing’s Hottest Markets: May 2017

Daily Real Estate News | Thursday, June 01, 2017   (From Realtor.com) Amid scarce supplies and high buyer demand, homes are selling fast across the country. Home prices are rising as…

Pleasant Hill and Martinez Market Briefing

Week of Sunday May 21 2017 – Saturday May 27 2017 Weekly Market Briefing Pleasant Hill: Inventory for available single-family detached homes didn’t get any better in Pleasant Hill this week. We…

Take Appreciation Lessons From Warren Buffett

From: Daily Real Estate News | Monday, February 27, 2017 Billionaire and renowned investor Warren Buffett has seen mammoth appreciation for a getaway home he owns in Laguna Beach, Calif.…

What Is Closing Cost? What Does it Include?

What you need to know when buying or refinancing a home. January 15, 2017 What Are Closing Costs? Closing costs are fees paid in connection with the refinance or transfer…

The 3 C’s in Underwriting

What you need to know when shopping for a loan. We answer frequently asked questions about financing. Dec 29 2016 Searching for a new home can be an exciting, yet…