Camarillo - Ventura County Real Estate News

Confidence in Housing Makes Near-Record Return

Confidence in housing made a near-record return in November in the Fannie Mae Home Purchase Sentiment Index® (HPSI), derived from Fannie’s National Housing Survey® (NHS). The HPSI overall posted 87.8 in November, 2.6 percentage points higher than the month prior. The Index hit all-time highs in February of this year, and again in June and … more

Millennials Are Taking Over Real Estate

Millennials are quickly ascending in the world of real estate, taking out the greatest share of all new mortgages and buying up the most homes in the lower price tiers—but they’re taking on way more debt to do it, according to a new analysis of mortgage origination data from Optimal Blue by realtor.com®. The realtor.com … more

Housing Market Projections for 2018

It looks like 2017 is going down as the best year for housing markets in the last decade – at least so says Freddie Mac. According to the GSE’s November Outlook report, the mortgage and housing markets are on track for their strongest 12 months in recent memory. Thanks to a favorable economy, low rates … more

Self-Driving Bus Crashes in First Hour of Service

I appreciate technology as much as the next person, but there’s something about allowing a car to drive itself that doesn’t have the same appeal for me as something like the new iPhone. Read what happened in Las Vegas: Las Vegas’ self-driving shuttle service marked its return by getting into a minor collision, according to … more

Millennials Buy With Dogs in Mind

Thirty-three percent of Millennials home buyers said their purchase decision was driven by their dog according to a survey done by Harris Poll on behalf of SunTrust Mortgage. That outranks weddings (25 percent) and even kids (19 percent). Millennials that don’t have a home yet are prioritizing their pups in their decision. 42 percent of … more

Add Value to Your Home With This Summer Checklist

Whether you’re getting ready to sell your home now or plan on keeping it for a long time, the fact is a well-maintained home is a more valuable home! Here are some suggestions for things to do this summer to keep your home in its best possible shape: Plant flowers, vegetables or herbs to boost … more

10 Ways to De-Clutter Your Home

It has been said that a cluttered mind hurts the rest of your body – emotionally and physically. So, then what happens in a cluttered home? I don’t know about you but when my house gets cluttered or too messy, I start to feel uncomfortable. I need a way to clear out the clutter so … more

It’s Hot This Spring in These 15 Markets

From Coast to Coast, here’s a look at the 15 hottest residential real estate markets of spring 2017 according to National Mortgage News. The rankings, by online real estate marketplace vendor Ten-X, take into account pricing, sales, affordability, permit activity, economic and demographic growth, as well as forward-looking data like economic forecasts and population trends. … more

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