New-Home Construction and Buyer Representation: Professionals, Product, Process (D1004) Purchasing new construction is a very different experience for consumers than purchasing existing homes. Do you know how to best represent your buyer? Do you understand the language of builders, the time frames and constraints, and how costs accumulate? Do you know the differences between spec [...]
Market Info & Tools
Single family home sales in June 2014 were 798 in Ada County, a decrease of 3% compared to June 2013. YTD total sales are down 2% compared to this time last year; 3,682 homes sold compared to 3,776.
In June 76% of our total sales were for homes priced above $160,000.
News & Advocacy
The start of the busy spring buying season means a growing number of Americans are on the hunt to purchase a home, but many could have trouble finding a home to buy. A new survey by the National Association of Realtors® reveals for the first time that difficulties finding the right property have surpassed challenges obtaining financing as the most cited reason clients are not purchasing homes.
This finding speaks to the tightened inventory conditions seen in many areas of the country. There simply aren’t enough homes available to purchase — predominantly at the low end of the market, where first-time buyers are most likely to shop.