Linda Craft Commentary:
More People are Selling Their Homes
Amid an Improving Housing Market
Today, thanks to an improved housing market in Raleigh and neighboring communities, many homeowners are choosing to sell their homes.
“The current market conditions are perfect for sellers. First, home prices have increased dramatically from the lows of the housing market crash,” said Linda Craft, CEO of Linda Craft & Team, REALTORS® & Certified Distressed Property Expert (CDPE). The current market conditions are perfect for sellers. First, home prices have increased dramatically from the lows of the housing market crash.”
“There is also some pressure to act sooner rather than later,” Craft continued. ““There is also some pressure to act sooner rather than later.”
New home construction, which fell to historic lows during the housing market crisis, continues to rise, with new home starts expected to increase by 26 percent in 20151. This is especially true in the Research Triangle area.
As of October 2014, the average rate of a 30-year fixed rate mortgage was 4.19 percent. However, mortgage rates are expected to reach more than 5 percent by the end of the year2. Additionally, Zillow Real Estate Research projects home prices to rise a total of 19.5 percent by 20183.
As a Certified Distressed Property Expert® (CDPE), Linda Craft is specially trained to help distressed homeowners understand their situation and explore the options available to them. “No matter what your situation has been, it’s entirely possible that it’s changed. As the market recovers, homeowners have many new options out of difficult situations,” Craft said.
Linda Craft has provided a free report entitled “Why Now is a Great Time to Sell Your Home.” It is accessible from is accessible from her website, http://www.raleighrealestateforeclosures.com at: http://www.raleighrealestateforeclosures.com/Why-Now-Is-a-Great-Time-To-Sell-Your-Home.aspx
For more information about the CDPE Designation, visit www.CDPE.com.
About Linda Craft & Team, REALTORS®
Linda Craft & Team, REALTORS® is a Triangle-area based, local residential real estate firm whose team mission and focus is raving fan customer service to ensure a smooth sales process. The team is the NHL Carolina Hurricanes Corporate Real Estate Sponsor. More than 7,000 families have trusted Linda Craft & Team, REALTORS® with their largest asset, their homes.
For more information or to schedule an appointment with Linda Craft & Team, REALTORS®, please call 919-235-0007 or visit www.lindacraft.com