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By Benjamin Clark, Buyer's Agent - Certified Negotiation Expert
(Homebuyer Representation, Inc.)
Comments 6
OK. Don't get me wrong. The real estate market in Salt Lake is doing better than most places in the country. I just want to point out to the person who isn't involved in real estate on a daily basis (i.e. the consumer) that the actual truth about the market is often slightly different than what y...

By Benjamin Clark, Buyer's Agent - Certified Negotiation Expert
(Homebuyer Representation, Inc.)
Comments 2
Yes, this is old news but it shows the historical data and trends for the Salt Lake County Market. The next official reports (which we are all waiting for) will be posted on January 20th, 2008. While we wait I will also look at the monthly data for October and November and the data I can extract ...

By Benjamin Clark, Buyer's Agent - Certified Negotiation Expert
(Homebuyer Representation, Inc.)
Comments 2
I keep an eye on blogs that mention Salt Lake City whether they are related to real estate or not.I read this post today written by someone who visited here over the holidays and wanted to share it.I've decided that when I run across posts like this in the future, I'll come back to this post and ...

By Benjamin Clark, Buyer's Agent - Certified Negotiation Expert
(Homebuyer Representation, Inc.)
Comments 0
An ActiveRain Friend asked the following: "I was reading an article that said the Midwest is starting to get a little better,but that the States out by you are going to feel the brunt coming on a little more now. How is the market by you? I was thinking of moving in the future, and I like that ar...

By Salt Lake City Real Estate
(Jen and Hannah)
Comments 0
Sugar House is one of the most popular neighborhoods in Salt Lake. Sugar House extends from about 1300 South to 2700 South and 700 East to 2000 East. The homes in Sugar House are mainly rennovated 1950s bungalows. The area has many quaint shops, eateries and tree-lined streets leading down to Sug...

By Benjamin Clark, Buyer's Agent - Certified Negotiation Expert
(Homebuyer Representation, Inc.)
Comments 4
If you are considering a home purchase in the Salt Lake City, Utah area, you may be getting mixed signals as to whether you should buy a home now, or wait another year. A recent article Forbes Magazine stated, "In Salt Lake City, the median home sale price for the third quarter this year rose 14%...

By Benjamin Clark, Buyer's Agent - Certified Negotiation Expert
(Homebuyer Representation, Inc.)
Comments 3
The market in Salt Lake is certainly slowing down, but for all our sakes, that is a good thing. Last year's appreciation rates of 20-25% were great for all homeowners and created a bit of a buying-frenzy that had many buyers involved in multiple-offer transactions and many Builders and Sellers se...

By Benjamin Clark, Buyer's Agent - Certified Negotiation Expert
(Homebuyer Representation, Inc.)
Comments 0
My observation of Salt Lake's Real Estate market over the past 10-15 years has been that it tends to chug along at a very moderate appreciation rate in the range of 3-5%. There are times when it is slightly better than this and times when it is slightly worse. But, generally, that has been my obs...
Most Utahns like most Americans just don't know much about home buying or consumer credit. Add current headlines like "Credit Crunch", "Mortgage Meltdown", and "Foreclosures on the Rise" and no wonder confusion seems at an all time high. Because of this, in conjunction with Mountain America Credi...

By Salt Lake City Real Estate
(Jen and Hannah)
Comments 0
 Salt Lake City Condo7174 S. Kristilyn LnWest Jordan, Utah UTClean, bright top floor living.  Light oak kitchen with island.  Open floor plan with larger rooms.  Bedrooms on opposite ends of condo for extra privacy.  2-tone paint.  Excellent view of Wasatch mountains.  Ready to move in. MLS #: 73...

By Salt Lake City Real Estate
(Jen and Hannah)
Comments 0
Salt Lake City is a glorious part of the United States, situated in the mountain valley between the Wasatch and Oquirrh Mountains.  An outgrowth of the Mormon Church which originally settled in the area and brought vegetation and water, naming the city after the Great Salt Lake. Today, the popula...

By Benjamin Clark, Buyer's Agent - Certified Negotiation Expert
(Homebuyer Representation, Inc.)
Comments 0
October 2007NAR's Price Analysis for the Salt Lake City Metro Region states that "Home prices in the Greater Salt Lake City Metro Region are still booming." I wouldn't say "booming" - I would say still rising - at about 9% (based on 3rd Quarter Statistics).Copyright National Association of REALTO...

By Benjamin Clark, Buyer's Agent - Certified Negotiation Expert
(Homebuyer Representation, Inc.)
Comments 3
Are You Missing The "HOT" Listings?If you're relying on the "Buyer's Guides" that are distributed in grocery store racks to find your home, you will likely find that the only homes still available are the "leftovers."It can take up to 45 days for some "Buyers Guides" to be compliled, printed and ...

By Benjamin Clark, Buyer's Agent - Certified Negotiation Expert
(Homebuyer Representation, Inc.)
Comments 6
I was out today and the weather was quickly changing from blue skies to stormy. On one side of me the sky was black and on the other it was blue. As I prepared to shoot the mountain range on the east side of the Salt Lake valley clouds literally began to appear before my very eyes. The small clou...

By Mehmet Met Dilsiz
(FND Photography / M2 Real Estate Solutions)
Comments 11
I've recently commented on a blog "They're At It Again) where Sharon (Toni) was talking about receiving SPAM.  This gave me the idea of blogging here to help others who may find my method useful and beneficial.I have approximately 8-10 email addresses.  WAIT !!! DON'T GO YET....Yes, I have 8-10 e...

By Jeb Casper
(1-800-Got-Junk)
Comments 3
Removing junk from homes will add up to 30 % more to your home sale

By Mehmet Met Dilsiz
(FND Photography / M2 Real Estate Solutions)
Comments 68
 Although I am a photographer, I have been doing website designs in the past and had a passion in graphic design.  I have designed logos, flyers, business cards, etc... So when it was time to create my business card, I've decided to something a little out of the box or maybe edgy but after all I ...

By Rain Wallace, 801-971-0030
(SecurityNational Mortgage Co)
Comments 3
You can still buy a home today with little or money down in Utah with a couple of good tips.  Agency loans like MyCommunity and Home Possible are still making loans to home buyers with no down payment.  The rules for qualifying for these loans have tightened up in effort to reduce the chances of ...

By Rain Wallace, 801-971-0030
(SecurityNational Mortgage Co)
Comments 0
 According to a FannieMae representative visiting my office, FannieMae had four times the MyCommuityMortgage loans by April this year than they did the entire year of '06.  They are now trying to slow down the sale of this product. As of May 19th 2007 clients applying for 100% MyCommunityMortgage...

By Terrilee Fitz
(Bond Real Estate)
Comments 0
The grid pattern of Salt Lake City was created by Joseph Smith, the founder of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, when he planned the layout of the town. Smith's original vision for Salt Lake City included 10-acre square lots that would provide plenty of room for a family to spread ...

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