Category Archives: Market action

2017 Housing Market Prediction

Chief economists from sites such as; Realtor.com, Zillow, Trulia and respected university settings have this to say about the factors that will influence the housing market: Mortgage rates The days of 3.5% rates are over. We will likely see volatility … Continue reading

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Real Estate Market Summary

Real News in Real Estate by the Bella Casa Team The market had a strong finish in 2015 with pending sales up 21%, closed sales up 19% and appreciation increased 8.5% for all markets in Clark County. For specific areas … Continue reading

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This Week in Real Estate

Good Morning! Home values received significant attention nationally This Week in Real Estate. Many outlets reporting that home values have now eclipsed the peak values reached during the mid-2000 boom. Below are a few of the highlights from the last week in October that influence the real estate market: … Continue reading

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First Time Home Buyers, Millennials, Ready to Buy?

The year is starting off very positive in the Real Estate industry. On a local level, clark county is seeing healthy growth. Listings are up around 10% and pending sales up 24.4% and closed sales 23.7% compared with 2014! We … Continue reading

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Housing survey outcome

A recent survey by Zillow that interviewed 107 panelists about when they expect the U.S. housing market to normalize. 30% of panelists said they expected the market to stabilize one to two years from now, 40% said it would take … Continue reading

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Real Estate bottom is here and gone!

Clark County, Washington Well, the market has sure changed!  If you are thinking of buying or selling a home, you might want to do that now.   For the last couple of years we have read various reports from the experts … Continue reading

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Capital Economics predicts housing improvement through 2014

Home sales and housing starts are anticipated to gain steam in 2013 and 2014, likely reflecting gains seen this year, Capital Economics reported in its fourth quarter housing market report. The report shows that traditional mortgage-dependent buyers, many of which are institutions … Continue reading

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