Jeffrey Brown's Blog Posts

Long-Awaited Win for FHA Condo Approvals

Long-Awaited Win for FHA Condo Approvals#orlandocondosforsaleCondominiums are often the most affordable homeownership option for first-time buyers, small families, single people, urban residents and

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Is the Inventory Pinch Returning?

Is the Inventory Pinch Returning?The days of few homes on the market and multiple offers are predicted to return—and for buyers, the potential for renewed roadblocks, according to a new 

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Pending Home Sales Rebound 1.1 Percent

Pending Home Sales Rebound 1.1 PercentAt the height of real estate season, activity in the market rebounded 1.1 percent, according to the National Association of REALTORS® Pending Home

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Home Sellers: 4 Things to Replace Before You List Your Home

Home Sellers: 4 Things to Replace Before You List Your HomeIt's rare that a person can put a home on the market without doing any work. While you might have been concentrating on the big changes

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What Matters Most to Affluent Buyers

When selling a high-end property, it’s often about how you frame the positive features that hook an affluent buyer. Though many potential buyers will focus on the price tag, it’s the

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Home Prices Rise 3.7 Percent

Home Prices Rise 3.7 PercentIn March, home prices rose 3.7 percent year-over-year, with a 1 percent change from February, according to CoreLogic’s latest Home Price Index (HPI™) report.

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How to Quickly Move From an Apartment to a Family Home

How to Quickly Move From an Apartment to a Family HomeMost people find it difficult to move out of an apartment and into a permanent home as quickly as they'd like, but some have particular

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Increasing Inventory: A Byproduct of Demand, or More Sellers?

Increasing Inventory: A Byproduct of Demand, or More Sellers?Inventory is opening up—but is it because homeowners are jumping to sell?The answer is unlikely, according to the latest

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Green Homes: Solar Panels Push Price Tag Up

Green Homes: Solar Panels Push Price Tag UpHomebuyers are paying a premium for solar, on average 4.1 percent above asking price, according to findings recently released by Zillow. While

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The Future of Fair Housing: It’s Our Story to Write

The Future of Fair Housing: It’s Our Story to Write.The National Association of REALTORS® (NAR) last year commemorated the 50th anniversary of the Fair Housing Act, historic legislation

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Rent Control Cannot Solve the Affordable Housing Crisis

In response to a growing affordable housing crisis throughout the U.S., state and local governments are considering adopting various rent control measures. The National Association of REALTORS®

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