Housing Market Numbers are In & My Advice

Now is the time to change your strategy as a home seller by pricing your home appropriately. Generally there is a correlation between economic growth and home sales because consumers have more cash, however, 78 straight months of annual home price gains along with rising mortgage rates have made homes less affordable.

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Andrew Vargas
What's Next in the Housing Market? There's a Difference between the $1M plus and Under Range

If you're a homeowner in the $1M plus range, you will be happy to read the ending of this.

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Recession Indicators

One of the most prominent recession indicators is when there are two consecutive quarters of negative growth in GDP. However, another indicator is when the yield curve "inverts".

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Andrew Vargas
Economics and Real Estate

There has been massive growth in the United States, the implementations of fiscal and monetary policy over the years since the Great Recession, and more importantly the recent volatility in the stock market for the 1st Quarter of 2018, has caused many to speculate whether or not we are finally at the peak of the business cycle.  Currently the first week of the 2nd Quarter of 2018 has also been volatile! 

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Andrew Vargas
WSJ

Today I came across a thorough article answering tax questions (some pertaining to real estate) that many people may have right now.

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Andrew Vargas
Tax Reform & Have a Great Holiday

Due to all the recent discussions taking place regarding tax reform and the emails I've received from some of you asking for my opinion, I've decided to write this email. However, I will not touch too much on this topic in terms of my opinion due to all the partisan issues occuring but I will provide some articles (below) that you may find helpful.  
 

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Andrew Vargas