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Monthly Archives: August 2022

    The Facts about Fall Homebuying

    By Kimmer Plunk | August 31, 2022

    People love autumn for many reasons. For buying homes? Not so much. But this doesn’t mean autumn doesn’t have its own distinct benefits if you’re in the market for a new home. Crunch time has arrived. For homeowners whose property is still on the market after summer, nervousness is likely settling in—their house still hasn’t... Read More

    Understanding the Short-Term Investment Market

    By Kimmer Plunk | August 30, 2022

    At one time, “going on vacation” meant staying in a first-class hotel with many desirable amenities. Now, however, changes in the way we live and travel are making short-term rentals a popular choice for individuals and families of all sizes. If you’ve been thinking of purchasing an investment property, read on to find out if... Read More

    Just Closed!

    By Kimmer Plunk | August 29, 2022

    Congratulations to these first-time homeowners! It has been a joy to work with this sweet family. Enjoy your new home and the process of making it YOURS! Read More

    3 Tips for Buying a Home Today

    By Kimmer Plunk | August 26, 2022

    If you put off your home search at any point over the past two years, you may want to consider picking it back up based on today’s housing market conditions. Recent data shows the supply of homes for sale is increasing, giving buyers like you additional options. But it’s important to keep in mind that... Read More

    What Sellers Need To Know in Today’s Housing Market

    By Kimmer Plunk | August 25, 2022

    If you’re thinking about selling your house, you may have heard about the housing market slowing down in recent months. While it’s still a sellers’ market, the peak frenzy the market saw over the past two years has cooled some. If you’re asking yourself if you’ve missed your chance to sell your house and make... Read More

    Under Contract!

    By Kimmer Plunk | August 24, 2022

    Now under contract! My sellers accepted an offer after just a couple of days on the market. Our local real estate market is still going strong! And if you didn’t know we are licensed to buy and sell in Mississippi, now you know. ? If you’re considering selling or would like to know what your... Read More

    The U.S. Homeownership Rate Is Growing

    By Kimmer Plunk | August 23, 2022

    The desire to own a home is still strong today. In fact, according to the Census, the U.S. homeownership rate is on the rise. To illustrate the increase, the graph below shows the homeownership rate over the last year: That data shows more than half of the U.S. population live in a home they own,... Read More

    Planning To Retire? Your Equity Can Help You Reach Your Goal.

    By Kimmer Plunk | August 22, 2022

    Whether you’ve just retired or you’re thinking about retirement, you may be considering your options and trying to picture a whole new stage of your life. And you’re not alone. Research from the Retirement Industry Trust Association (RITA) shows 10,000 Baby Boomers reach the typical retirement age (65) every day, and only 47% of the... Read More

    Build a Smarter Buyer Wish List

    By Kimmer Plunk | August 18, 2022

    There are so many things to think about when deciding to begin a home search. How many bedrooms and bathrooms do you need? Do you want stairs or are you hoping to have everything on one level? Of course, there’s the all-important question of flooring, countertops, and light fixtures. But what else should you be... Read More

    Experts Increase 2022 Home Price Projections

    By Kimmer Plunk | August 17, 2022

    If you’re wondering if home prices are going to come down due to the cooldown in the housing market or a potential recession, here’s what you need to know. Not only are experts forecasting home prices will continue to appreciate nationwide this year, but most of them also actually increased their projections for home price... Read More