San Clemente Real Estate News

Orange County Housing Report:  Vanishing Into Thin Air

Orange County Housing Report: Vanishing Into Thin Air

April 8, 2018 The lower end of the housing market is not only disappearing, it is impacting pending and closed sales. Vanishing Lower Ranges: A mind-blowing 15% fewer homes have come on the market below $750,000 so far this year…

Orange County Housing Report:  Wait and Afford Less

Orange County Housing Report: Wait and Afford Less

March 25, 2018 With rising interest rates, purchasing power drops for buyers considerably the longer they wait. Purchasing Power: An increase in interest rates by 1% translates to an 11% drop in the home a buyer is able to afford.…

Orange County Housing Report:  The 6-Year Drought

Orange County Housing Report: The 6-Year Drought

February 25, 2018 There have been far fewer homeowners selling their homes annually ever since the start of the Great Recession. Lack of Sellers: In the face of massive home appreciation and excellent conditions that have favored sellers for years…

Orange County Housing Report:  The Spring Market Has Arrived

Orange County Housing Report: The Spring Market Has Arrived

January 11, 2018 With demand exploding onto the scene, it is officially the best season to sell a home. Spring Market: The activity below $1 million is nothing short of CRAZY!!  In Southern California, it is hard to tell the…

Orange County Housing Report:  On Your Mark, Get Set, Go!!!

Orange County Housing Report: On Your Mark, Get Set, Go!!!

January 28, 2018 Heating Up Fast: With a low housing supply and fierce demand, the housing market is accelerating fast. In the blink of an eye, Starbucks holiday cups are gone, all of the ornaments are tucked away, and most…

Orange County Housing Report:  That Was a Close One!

Orange County Housing Report: That Was a Close One!

January 14, 2018 After starting the year with nearly nothing on the market, the activeinventory is on the rise. Not 2013: The active listing inventory increased by 9% since New Year’s Day. The housing market has been on a tear…