You Get The Keys!

Congratulations! You did it. You are now the proud owner of a new home in California's Bay Area and can begin the process of making it your own. Your Bay Area Modern real estate agent will arrange for you to get the keys and you can schedule the moving van, move into your new place, then relax and celebrate; but, before you do, don't forget to put the utilities in your name and change your address with the post office!

Contact the Bay Area Modern real estate team and let us know how we can help make all your homeowner’s dreams come true. Our highly experienced team can assist you every step of the way to make this exciting experience as pleasant as possible, from the first house-hunting expedition to a successful closing.

The Reason Mortgage Rates Are Projected to Increase and What It Means for You

We're currently experiencing historically low mortgage rates. Over the last fifty years, the average on a Freddie Mac 30-year fixed-rate mortgage has been 7.76%. Today, that rate is 2.81%. Flocks of homebuyers have been taking advantage of these ...

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Millennials: Is It Time to Buy a Bigger Home?

In today's housing market, all eyes are on millennials. Not only are millennials the largest generation, but they're also currently between 25 and 40 years old. These are often considered prime homebuying years when many people begin to form their ...

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The Luxury Market Is Attracting Buyers in 2021

As more people continue to identify their changing needs this year, some are turning to the upscale housing sector for more space or finer features. In their most recent Luxury Market Report, the Institute for Luxury Home Marketing (ILHM) ...

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3 Reasons We're Definitely Not in a Housing Bubble

Home values appreciated by about ten percent in 2020, and they're forecast to appreciate by about five percent this year. This has some voicing concern that we may be in another housing bubble like the one we experienced a little over a decade ago. ...

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Do I Really Need a 20% Down Payment to Buy a Home?

Is the idea of saving for a down payment holding you back from buying a home right now? You may be eager to take advantage of today's low mortgage rates, but the thought of needing a large down payment might make you want to pump the brakes. Today, ...

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