April 2014

Found 5 blog entries for April 2014.

Park City Homes for SaleAccording to the National Association of realtors, the sales of vacation homes greatly increased in 2013, and this continues to be a trend in 2014. This is a good sign, not only for the real estate market, but for cities like Park City, UT where the local economy is revived through tourism ventures. If you are looking to buy a home in Park City, the market right now is the perfect environment to explore your options and purchase a home.   

Breaking it Down

Last year, Americans bought over 700K vacation homes, which made up a whopping 13 percent of national real estate sales. This represents the highest boost in numbers since 2006 and the first major surge in the buying of second homes since the recession. About 38 percent of those who made the

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180155880A new vacation or retirement home is great outlet and goal, but paying for it can pose a problem. These problems arise specifically if you are hoping to move to Park City full-time in the future, but do not want to pay two mortgages in the mean time. This can be frustrating when you find the perfect home at an amazing price, but fortunately, you do have options. Your new home can pay for itself if you take the right steps. We're going to help you in this regard by showing you how to take the cost problem out of the equation for your next home.  

Buy and Rent Your Home Out Now

If you want to buy a home now, but either move or only spend part of your time there, renting is a financially savvy option. Since your property will be empty for most of the

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US homes for saleThe national housing market is dealing with an issue of supply and demand right now and it’s impacting both buyers and sellers.

Specifically, the national housing market has too few people selling their homes compared with the number of people who want to buy homes, according to a recent report from Standard & Poor’s/Case Shiller.

This is consequently driving home prices up, which in some cases is making available homes for sale unaffordable to buyers.

It’s certainly a unique situation and one that both home buyers and home sellers are going to need to learn how to navigate in the coming months.

Recent National Housing Market Activity Explained

Here’s what we know based on the recent Standard & Poor’s/Case-Shiller 20-city index:

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Spring is the ideal time of year for interested buyers to check out current real estate listings. Many sellers tend to place their homes on the market in the early months of spring in order to obtain more offers on their property. The upcoming 2014 spring season for Park City is especially exciting for those interested in buying a new home, vacation home or rental due to the new developments which are currently under construction. 

About Park City Real Estate

Park City is a popular ski resort town in Utah which attracts visitors from all over the world each year. Not only is it the perfect vacation spot in the winter, but this location also has a lot to offer residents and visitors to the area all throughout the year. There are several new

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Spring home buyingIf you’re currently trying to sell your home on the local housing market, great news: it’s about to get very, very busy for you.

That’s because national real estate experts are projecting that this spring will see even more home buying activity than is already expected for this time of year.

Why? Because of pent-up home buyer demand from the unusually cold winter we had. Home buyers who might have navigated the market in late 2013 and early 2014 ended up holding off because of the bad winter weather. Can you blame them? House hunting in frigid temperatures while trudging around in the snow and bad weather is no fun at all.

So now that it’s warming up outside, these home buyers – along with those who would have normally entered the market in

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