Category Archives: Housing News

Existing and New Home Sales Gain Momentum

Median Home Prices increase for the 91st straight month! Two very important housing reports last week showed some real strength in our housing market. The National Association of Realtor’s Existing Home Sales Report for September showed a small decrease in sales but that was only due to the fact that there are no houses to […]

Tips To Help Sell Your Home This Fall

Sell your home in Fall

The fall real estate market is almost always a hot season. Home selling in autumn is the second-best time of the year to sell a home. Families have returned from summer vacations. Kids have gone back to school. The holidays aren’t yet upon us, at least not yet in an annoying way. We are set to enjoy 75 […]

Migration Patterns Important to Housing Demand

housing migration

We are not talking about bird migration, but rather people migration. Bloomberg has completed an analysis of U.S. Census and other data and has determined that people are fleeing the New York City area in droves. New York City leads all US metro areas as the largest net loser with an estimated 277 people moving […]

A Gem In The Heart Of Downtown Lexington

Gratz park

A rare and extraordinary example of one of the finest homes built at the turn of the 20th century in the heart of Downtown Lexington’s long admired Gratz Park. This home was said to have been featured in Architectural Digest in the early 1980’s after restoration in 1980. It is an all brick Colonial Revival, […]

1/3 of Consumers Do Not Shop Mortgage Rates

1/3 of Consumers Do Not Shop Mortgage Rates

Consumers can be picky when it comes to every day shopping, often times buying something online or from a different store just to save a few dollars.  But when it comes to comparing and shopping for mortgage rates, consumers appear to be less picky. According to a new Fannie Mae survey, around a third of […]

Rising Home Prices, A Mixed Blessing

evolution of median home prices

Median home prices have been steadily rising since the end of the housing crises.  In fact, median home prices are up 35% since 2009 which is representative of a very healthy and vibrant housing market.  As home prices continue their slow and steady march upward, investing in real estate has never made more sense.  But […]

Extraordinary Floor Plan In Lexington

424 Spencer Park

Extraordinary floor plan with open design and lots of neutral decor. New flooring has been placed for you on the first floor which includes a massive kitchen open to the two story great room, as well as a first floor master suite complete with tray ceiling and big closet. The bonus room and loft upstairs […]