As the first quarter of our year comes to a close changes in the Real Estate Market can create an unfamiliar climate for even the most seasoned of Real Estate investors. However, it is important to keep conscious of a terrain that, though unpredictable, can be molded to increase your own portfolio. As our year moves along we now see some of the lowest interest rates in years. Currently, Freddie Mac offers a 30 year fixed mortgage rate at only 3.5%. Will low, affordable rates like this the time to act for the betterment of your investments may be closer than you think.
Link: LA Times Article on Freddie Mac Interest Rates.
It's no secret that one of the most efficient ways to advertise the lease or sale of a property is by the time tested manner of curb appeal. Proper upkeep of a real estate investment as well as the use of signs advertising a vacancy or sale are important factors in making your intentions known. However, in the new information age of today, the number of ways to announce an availability has increased dramatically. By way of the many technologic advancements taking place daily in our field, the tasks of marketing and advertisement have diversified to include other outlets. Specifically, it is the use of the internet that has, especially in recent years, become more and more important in publicizing the intended lease or sale of a property. At Maximum Realty and Property Management we take special consideration of these changes and utilize this developing outlet in new and innovative ways daily to ensure that your listings are easily located online. Using software and specific websites designed to reach those in search of various rental or sales opportunities, we place vacancies and listings on such broadcasting websites as: the MLS, Postlets, Hotpads, Oodle, Trulia, Craigslists, and many more. Our agents and staff are constantly updating these sites with current information to provide potential tenants and buyers with a wealth of property information- right at their fingertips. Coupling simple accessibility with our professional demeanor, we are confident that we can serve all of your leasing and sales needs in a timely manner.
One of the most difficult aspects of leasing or selling a property can be setting the listing price. In order to remain competitive in the market, a listing should be valued high enough to make a profit while at the same time appeal to financially conscious buyers. In the ever changing Real Estate market, an appropriate estimate can vary from day to day making an independent seller’s job increasingly difficult.
However, concerns about setting a listing price are no match for the experienced staff at Maximum Realty and Property Management. Using time tested strategies to find the quickest and best way to sell or lease your property, our company is confidant we can get you results you need- fast.
Resources such as our statewide personal network of affiliated agents, weekly comparable sales charts, and attentiveness to the Comparative Market Analysis (CMA) estimates allow us to make informed decisions on the proper asking price for your property. At Maximum, we use every possible personal, professional, or online expedient to make sure your investments are sold with minimal days on the market.