POSTED: Saturday, February 13th, 2016

Mr. Peanut welded on Youngstown's Spring Common Bridge

Existing Homes Sales: Youngstown Tops Least Expensive.

Home prices showed strong growth in the final quarter of 2015, despite slowing sales. Youngstown-Warren-Boardman: Tops Least Expensive U.S. Markets. Continue reading

POSTED: Thursday, January 7th, 2016

Tsunami in the sky. Headwinds. Storm clouds.

Pending Home Sales Slip Again

Pending Home Sales decline in November. First time buyers to face headwinds of affordability
as mortgage rates creep higher and supply remains limited. Continue reading

POSTED: Sunday, November 29th, 2015

Old Time Radio: Real Estate Radio Today

Real Estate Radio: 10 Ways to Increase The Value of Your Home

Real Estate Radio talks about the TOP TEN ways to increase home values and help you decide which tactics and strategies will work best for you. Continue reading

POSTED: Wednesday, November 18th, 2015

House on screws.

Bought a Home During These Years? You May Be Screwed.

Homes bought during these years are equity challenged, and these homeowners are reluctant to put them on the market, adding to existing-home inventory shortages in many cities. Continue reading

POSTED: Monday, November 9th, 2015

Home Seller Profit Gains and Losses

Home Sellers Cashing In: Net Highest Seller Profits in 8 Yrs

RealtyTrac Q3 ’15 reports average price gain of $40,658 highest since Q3 2007. Home owners in 2015 cashing out the home equity they’ve gained during the housing recovery of the past three years. Continue reading

POSTED: Monday, February 2nd, 2015

New wall to wall carpeting.

Four Home Improvements That Waste Your Money

4 Projects that really DON’T add value to your property. Surprisingly, these fixes aren’t worth your time or money. Continue reading

POSTED: Sunday, January 4th, 2015

Fortune Teller.

Will 2015 See the Return Of the First-Time Home Buyer?® 2015 Housing Forecast. A report that includes predictions for home prices, home sales, mortgage rates, and affordability,and the Top 10 Markets for Housing Growth. Continue reading

POSTED: Saturday, January 3rd, 2015

New Year's Resolutions

7 New Year’s Resolutions for Home Sellers

7 New Year’s Resolutions for Home Sellers. If you’re thinking about selling your home in the new year, here are seven resolutions to boost the chances of a quick sale. Continue reading

POSTED: Monday, December 29th, 2014

Fixer Upper

How to Assess the Real Cost of a Fixer-Upper House

Trying to decide whether to buy a fixer-upper house? Follow these seven steps, and you’ll know how much you can afford, how much to offer, and whether a fixer-upper house is right for you. Continue reading

POSTED: Saturday, December 27th, 2014

MVHR - RE/MAX Mahoning Valley Housing Report

RE/MAX December 2014 National Housing Report

After two consecutive months of home sales higher than last year, November sales fell 5.2% lower than sales in November 2013. The winter months normally see lower sales than in the summer, but sales this year have mostly been lower than what was seen in 2013. Continue reading