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Latest Unemployment Report: Great News…for the Most Part | MyKCM

Unemployment News!

By Mary Beth Kellee | Jul 6, 2020

Latest Unemployment Report: Great News…for the Most Part The Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) released their latest Employment Situation Summary last Thursday, and it again beat analysts’ expectations in a big way. The consensus was for 3,074,000 jobs to be added in June. The report revealed that 4,800,000 jobs were added. The unemployment rate fell to 11.1% from […]

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A Historic Rebound for the Housing Market | MyKCM

Spectacular Rebound in the Housing Market

By Mary Beth Kellee | Jul 1, 2020

A Historic Rebound for the Housing Market Pending Home Sales increased by 44.3% in May, registering the highest month-over-month gain in the index since the National Association of Realtors (NAR) started tracking this metric in January 2001. So, what exactly are pending home sales, and why is this rebound so important? According to NAR, the Pending Home Sales Index (PHS) […]

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What Are Experts Saying About the Rest of 2020? | MyKCM

The San Diego Real Estate Market is very very hot!

By Mary Beth Kellee | Jun 29, 2020

What Are Experts Saying About the Rest of 2020? One of the biggest questions on everyone’s minds these days is: What’s going to happen to the housing market in the second half of the year? Based on recent data on the economy, unemployment, real estate, and more, many economists are revising their forecasts for the remainder of […]

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Homebuyers Are in the Mood to Buy Today | MyKCM

So little inventory, so many buyers!

By Mary Beth Kellee | Jun 23, 2020

Homebuyers Are in the Mood to Buy Today According to the latest FreddieMac Quarterly Forecast, mortgage interest rates have fallen to historically low levels this spring and they’re projected to remain low. This means there’s a huge incentive for buyers who are ready to purchase. And homeowners looking for eager buyers can take advantage of this […]

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Want to Make a Move? Homeowner Equity is Growing Year-Over-Year | MyKCM

Earn money through homeownership!

By Mary Beth Kellee | Jun 18, 2020

Want to Make a Move? Homeowner Equity is Growing Year-Over-Year One of the bright spots of the 2020 real estate market is the growth in equity homeowners are experiencing across the country. According to the recently released Homeowner Equity Insights Report from CoreLogic, in nearly every state there was a year-over-year first-quarter equity increase, averaging out to a […]

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Is the Economic Recovery Already Underway? | MyKCM

Third quarter is looking good for our economy!

By Mary Beth Kellee | Jun 17, 2020

Is the Economic Recovery Already Underway? The Wall Street Journal just released their latest monthly Survey of Economists. In an article on the findings, they reported: “The U.S. economy will be in recovery by the third quarter of this year, economists said in a survey that also concluded the labor market will fare better than previously expected following the effects […]

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Three Reasons Homebuyers Are Ready to Purchase This Year | MyKCM

If you’re ready to buy or sell – or maybe both – let’s connect to put your plans in motion.

By Mary Beth Kellee | Jun 16, 2020

Three Reasons Homebuyers Are Ready to Purchase This Year A recent survey by Lending Tree tapped into behaviors of over 1,000 prospective buyers. The results indicated 53% of all homebuyers are more likely to buy a home in the next year, even amid the current health crisis. The survey further revealed why, naming several reasons buyers are more likely to move […]

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Real Estate Tops Best Investment Poll for 7th Year Running | MyKCM

Real Estate is KING

By Mary Beth Kellee | Jun 15, 2020

Real Estate Tops Best Investment Poll for 7th Year Running Every year, Gallup conducts a survey of Americans to determine their choice for the best long-term investment. Respondents are asked to select real estate, stocks/mutual funds, gold, savings accounts/CDs, or bonds. For the seventh year in a row, real estate has come out on top as the best long-term […]

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Summer is the New Spring for Real Estate [INFOGRAPHIC] | MyKCM

Summer is sizzling! Are you ready?

By Mary Beth Kellee | Jun 12, 2020

Summer is the New Spring for Real Estate [INFOGRAPHIC] Some Highlights The health crisis slowed the market this spring, so buyers are jumping back into the market to make their moves this summer. Check these 10 items off your to-do list so your house is ready to sell while buying is hot! Let’s connect today […]

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