Cheryl Bower's Real Estate Blog

An Expert Gives You Clarity in Today’s Housing Market

By Cheryl Bower | March 14, 2023

The housing market has been going through shifts lately. That’s why it’s so important to work with an industry professional who can be your guide throughout the process. A real estate expert uses their knowledge of what’s really happening with home prices, housing supply, expert projections, and more to give you the best advice. Someone…

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Leverage Your Equity When You Sell Your House

By Cheryl Bower | March 13, 2023

One of the benefits of being a homeowner is that you build equity over time. By selling your house, that equity can be used toward purchasing your next home. But before you can put it to use, you should understand exactly what equity is and how it grows. Bankrate explains it like this: “Home equity…

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Buying a Home May Make More Sense Than Renting [INFOGRAPHIC]

By Cheryl Bower | March 10, 2023
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4 Tips for Making Your Best Offer on a Home

By Cheryl Bower | March 9, 2023

Are you planning to buy a home this spring? Though things are more balanced than they were at the height of the pandemic, it’s still a sellers’ market. So, when you find the home you want to buy, remember these four tips to make your best offer. 1. Lean on a Real Estate Professional Rely…

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2 Things Sellers Need To Know This Spring

By Cheryl Bower | March 8, 2023

A lot has changed over the past year, and you might be wondering what’s in store for the spring housing market. If you’re planning to sell your house this season, here’s what real estate experts are saying you should keep in mind. 1. Houses That Are Priced Right Are Still Selling Houses that are updated…

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Could a Multigenerational Home Be the Right Fit for You?

By Cheryl Bower | March 7, 2023

During the pandemic, many of us reexamined the meaning of home for ourselves and our loved ones. Today, that can be seen in the recent rise in multigenerational households. According to Jessica Lautz, Deputy Chief Economist and Vice President of Economic Research at the National Association of Realtors (NAR): “Multi-generational buying may be a home…

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Is It Really Better To Rent Than To Own a Home Right Now?

By Cheryl Bower | March 6, 2023

You may have seen reports in the news recently saying it’s better to rent right now than it is to own your home. But before you let that impact your decisions, you should understand what these claims are based on.

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Where Will You Go After You Sell Your House? [INFOGRAPHIC]

By Cheryl Bower | March 3, 2023
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Equity Gains for Today’s Homeowners

By Cheryl Bower | March 2, 2023

Today’s homeowners are sitting on significant equity, even as home price appreciation has eased recently. If you’re a homeowner, your net worth got a boost over the past few years thanks to rising home prices. Here’s what it means for you, even as the market moderates.

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An Expert Makes All the Difference When You Sell Your House

By Cheryl Bower | March 1, 2023

If you’re thinking of selling your house, it’s important to work with someone who understands how the market is changing and what it means for you. Here are five reasons working with a professional can ensure you’ll get the most out of your sale.

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