Thursday, March 15 2012
Is now really the best time to buy real estate? Let's try to rephrase that: is now the best time to buy real estate for you? The real estate market fluctuates every now and then, but it's pretty much a rule of thumb that property values always go up in the long run. This little article will go on about a few signs that indicate when you should absolutely make that home purchase.
You love your job and it pays off well - Job and income security are definitely two things that we all strive for. With this moving-up-in-the-world, you should definitely start thinking about making that real estate investment.
The prospect of having a family is in the not-so-distant horizon - Living spaces are typically bigger in houses as opposed to apartments or condos and hence serve better avenues to raise families in. Though there might be exceptions to this, the ownership of your own home might serve you better in terms of the little ones painting on the walls and other adorable vandalisms. At least you wouldn't have to answer to any landlord.
Relocation isn't all too probable - If you believe you will be calling an area your home for 5 years or more then contact your realtor as soon as possible. Staying that long at a certain location without investing in that area's real estate is a missed opportunity!
The property is closer to places you frequent - Apart from being a major convenience, this sign can also save you a lot of gas money accumulated over time. After all, real estate is still about location, location, location. If this place is close to hospitals, shopping centers and schools, then that would just make this investment all the sweeter.
If you can see these signs working in your life, then it’s time to take a chance and get in touch with a trusted realtor in the area your eyeing. Things might just be lining up for you to make that investment!
I hope you have found this information helpful. If you need any help with buying, selling or renting a home in Evansville, Indiana please contact me at any time. You can call me at 812-499-9234 or email at Rolando@RolandoTrentini.com