A recent article by Realtor.com addresses why selling your home in the early part of this year may be the ideal time. They have included 5 reasons why it will pay to sell your home earlier in the year rather than later: 

  • Rates remain low
    • 30 year mortgage rates remain low at just above 4%
  • Inventory remains tight
    • In some cases, there are more buyers than homes on the market
    • The Real Estate market is seeing more cash investors
  • Home prices are still increasing
    • Data shows that there was a 5.5% increase in year over year in 2017
  • People have more money in their pocket
    • Buyers have more stable jobs with growing incomes 
  • Millennials are ready to commit 
    • Millennials are ready to stop renting and become first time home buyers

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