The 10 Year Challenge

Great Infographic from our friends at NAR! What’s it going to look like in another 5 years? I would be happy to speak with you about any real estate questions or concerns you may have. Chris Simpson 231-215-7229 Chris SimpsonNexes Realty Inc.880 W. Broadway AveMuskegon, MI 49441

Key Things To Avoid After Applying for a Mortgage

Some great information from our friends at KCM. Feel free to reach out to me if you have any mortgage or Real Estate questions! Once you’ve found your dream home and applied for a mortgage, there are some key things to keep in mind before you close. It’s exciting to start thinking about moving inContinue reading “Key Things To Avoid After Applying for a Mortgage”

First-Timers Reevaluate, Devise Plan to Compete in 2022

As 2021 is quickly coming to an end it’s time to start preparing for 2022. Since I don’t own a crystal ball it’s hard to say what the real estate market may do in the coming year, but I can make a pretty safe bet. Most predictions are that the market will remain steady inContinue reading “First-Timers Reevaluate, Devise Plan to Compete in 2022”

2022 Housing Market Perspective

I just received this great info graphic from our friends at Michigan Mortgage. It looks like 2022 is shaping up to be another good year for both buyers and sellers in the real estate market! Things look like they could be a little more stable for buyers, but still lacking the inventory for first timeContinue reading “2022 Housing Market Perspective”

Do You Really Want To Keep Renting?

Look at this chart and ask yourself “Do I really want to keep renting?” Rent prices have continued to go up over the last 30 years while mortgage interest rates have dropped. Maybe it’s time to stop making your landlord rich and start thinking about building your own personal wealth with a new home! CheckContinue reading “Do You Really Want To Keep Renting?”

Get the right house with the proper knowledge!

Last year, mortgage rates dropped to record lows 13 times! Some experts say mortgages and mortgage refinances may have been the only bright spot in an otherwise tumultuous year. This year things have remained relatively stable. In the latest Freddie Mac weekly assessment, 30-year fixed-rate loan rates increased to 3.01%. Rates have risen by 0.13%Continue reading “Get the right house with the proper knowledge!”

Why You Need A Realtor

These are a few of the reasons working with a Realtor makes your transaction easier. Often we hear from sellers that they “don’t want to pay a commission”… What if I can get you a higher price for your home using my marketing skills, professional photographer, and network connections with hundreds of other agents? ManyContinue reading “Why You Need A Realtor”

WHAT TO DO WITH AN UNFINISHED BASEMENT

Although currently dimly lit and a little rough on the eyes, your unfinished basement still has a lot of potentials. With just a little love and the help of the following ideas, you can spice it up in no time and get some great use out of the space. Add a pop of color. GiveContinue reading “WHAT TO DO WITH AN UNFINISHED BASEMENT”

Rise in Affordable Listings Gives First-Timers Hope

Great Article From the National Association Of Realtors about the rise in affordable home listings going up. I’m happy to know the mid-west is seeing some of the biggest growth in affordable listings! To all my first time home buyers… I say hang in there, the market is getting better for you! Housing inventory isContinue reading “Rise in Affordable Listings Gives First-Timers Hope”