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National Real Estate Market Update for 2023

There’s no denying it—the current real estate market isn’t the easiest to navigate.

High mortgage rates are challenging both buyers and sellers around the country, and market uncertainty is causing some would-be movers to push off their plans.

To help you maneuver this evolving market, we’re sharing an update for the first half of the year, along with experts’ predictions for the coming months.

Read it to find out:

  • Where mortgage rates and home prices are headed
  • What factors are limiting inventory
  • How new home construction has been impacted
  • What it all means for homeowners, buyers and sellers

Still have questions? Reach out to talk through the specific trends we’re seeing in our area here in San Diego or anywhere in the US where you have an interest. We can help you build a plan to work toward your real estate goals, no matter what the rest of the year holds.

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How to Become a Homeowner on a First-Time Buyer’s Budget

💸 Creative Ways to Afford Your First Home 💸

It’s a tough time for rookie homebuyers – but don’t despair. By using a few creative ideas, you can still make your homeownership dreams come true.

🏡 Cover part of your mortgage by getting a roommate or leasing out your garage.

🏡 Consider buying a home with friends or family members.

🏡 Ask loved ones for help with your down payment or closing costs.

🏡 Look for special programs and assistance.

🏡 Expand your home search to new areas and rethink your requirements.

Check out my latest blog post for more creative ideas you can use to afford your first home!