Area Real Estate News & Market Trends

I hope you'll find my "Tips & News" page to be a wealth of information, covering everything from local market statistics and home values to community happenings. Please reach out if you have any questions at all. We’d love to talk with you!

 

 

Oct. 23, 2022

Inflation -Should You Still Buy a Home

Should You Still Buy a Home with the Latest News About Inflation?

Should You Still Buy a Home with the Latest News About Inflation? | MyKCM

While the Federal Reserve is working hard to bring down inflation, the latest data shows the inflation rate is still high, remaining around 8%. This news impacted the stock market and added fuel to the fire for conversations about a recession.

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Oct. 23, 2022

3 Questions You May Be Asking About Selling Your House Today

 

3 Questions You May Be Asking About Selling Your House Today [INFOGRAPHIC] | MyKCM

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Oct. 23, 2022

Benefits of Homeownership

 

The Emotional and Non-financial Benefits of Homeownership

The Emotional and Non-financial Benefits of Homeownership | MyKCM

With higher mortgage rates, you might be wondering if now's the best time to buy a home. While the financial aspects are important to consider, there are also powerful non-financial reasons it may make sense to make a move. Here are just a few of the benefits that come with homeownership.

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Oct. 4, 2022

The Cost of Waiting for Mortgage Rates to Go Down

 

The Cost of Waiting for Mortgage Rates To Go Down | MyKCM

Mortgage rates have increased significantly in recent weeks. And that may mean you have questions about what this means for you if you’re planning to buy a home. Here’s some information that can help you make an informed decision when you set your home-buying plans.

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Posted in Buyers, Sellers, Selling
Sept. 26, 2022

7 tips for a streamlined move

7 move tips

Posted in Moving
Sept. 12, 2022

Getting Your House Ready To Sell

Getting Your House Ready To Sell? Work with an Agent for Expert Advice

Getting Your House Ready To Sell? Work with an Agent for Expert Advice | MyKCM

In a market that’s shifting as fast as it is today, many homeowners wonder what, if anything, needs to be renovated before they sell their house. That’s where a trusted real estate professional comes in. They can help you think through today’s market conditions and how they impact what you should – and shouldn’t – do before selling your house.

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Posted in Selling
Sept. 6, 2022

Fall Events Around Kansas City 2022

Fall events around Kansas City

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Posted in Around Kansas City
Aug. 30, 2022

7 Things To Do to Protect Your Home This Fall

7 Things To Do to protect your home this fall

The summer is almost over and before we break out the pumpkin spice coffee creamer it's time to start thinking about how to protect your home from the elements. Just like with your car, there are certain things you should do before winter hits to make sure everything is working properly. Here are seven things you can do this fall to prepare for winter:

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Posted in Home Maintenance
Aug. 30, 2022

The Importance of Pricing Your Home Right

In Today's Shifting Market, overpricing your home is a mistake.

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Posted in Sellers
Aug. 25, 2022

Why Today’s Housing Inventory Proves the Market Isn’t Headed for a Crash

Today's Housing MarketWhether or not you owned a home in 2008, you likely remember the housing crash that took place back then. And news about an economic slowdown happening today may bring all those concerns back to the surface. While those feelings are understandable, data can help reassure you the situation today is nothing like it was in 2008.

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