First time home buyer FAQs - queens real estate

Does homeownership makes sense in this market?

The real estate market is on just about everyone’s mind these days. That’s because the unsustainable market of the past two years is behind us, and the difference is being felt. The question now is, just ...
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What will happen with home prices next year?

Experts are starting to make their 2023 home price forecasts. As they do, most agree homes will continue to gain value, just at a slower pace. Over the past couple of years, home prices have risen at ...
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Is the real estate market slowing down or are we in a housing bubble?

The talk of a housing bubble in the coming year seems to be at a fever pitch as rising mortgage rates continue to slow down an overheated real estate market. Over the past two years, home prices ...
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Should I sell my house this year?

There’s no denying the housing market is undergoing a shift this season as buyer demand slows and the number of homes for sale grows. But that shift actually gives you some unique benefits when you sell. Here’s a ...
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What’s happening with home prices today?

One of the biggest questions people are asking right now is: what’s happening with home prices? There are headlines about ongoing price appreciation, but at the same time, some sellers are reducing the price of their ...
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Why today’s housing inventory proves the market isn’t headed for a crash

Whether or not you owned a home in 2008, you likely remember the housing crash that took place back then. And news about an economic slowdown happening today may bring all those concerns back to the surface ...
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What the Inflation Reduction Act Means for Homeowners

Homeowners who have recently made—or are interested in making—energy-efficient improvements to their home are currently basking in the best news ever. On Aug. 7, the Senate approved the Inflation Reduction Act. It includes about $900 billion ...
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Is the shifting market a challenge or an opportunity for home buyers?

If you tried to buy a home during the pandemic, you know the limited supply of homes for sale was a considerable challenge. It created intense bidding wars which drove home prices up as buyers competed with one another ...
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Rent or buy - Faruqi Team at Keller Williams real estate

Does buying makes more sense than renting?

If rising home prices leave you wondering if it makes more sense to rent or buy a home in today’s housing market, consider this. It’s not just home prices that have risen in recent years – rental prices have ...
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3 Common housing market myths today

If you’re following the news, chances are you’ve seen or heard some headlines about the housing market that don’t give the full picture. The real estate market is shifting, and when that happens, it can ...
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