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    Homeownership Is a Key to Building Wealth

    By Pick Pina Group | November 10, 2020

    For years, real estate has been considered the best investment you can make. A major reason for this is due to the net worth a household gains through homeownership. In fact, according to the 2019 Survey of Consumer Finance Data from the Federal Reserve, for the average homeowner: “…a primary home accounts for 90% of […] Read More

    Is it Safe to Sell My House Right Now?

    By Pick Pina Group | November 9, 2020

    In today’s real estate market, the buzz is all about how it’s a great time to sell your house. Buyer demand is high, and there simply aren’t enough homes available to buy to meet that growing need. This means now is the time to make a move so you can close the deal on your […] Read More

    Making a Home for the Brave Possible [INFOGRAPHIC]

    By Pick Pina Group | November 6, 2020

    Some Highlights VA Home Loans provide unique opportunities for Veterans, active-duty personnel, and their families in recognition of their service to our Nation. For eligible individuals, options associated with VA Loans can help make the dream of h... Read More

    Why the 2021 Forecast Doesn’t Call for a Foreclosure Crisis

    By Pick Pina Group | November 5, 2020

    As the current forbearance mortgage relief options come to an end, many are wondering if we’ll face a foreclosure crisis next year. This is understandable, especially for those who remember the housing crisis that began in 2008. The reality is, plans have been put in place through forbearance to ensure history doesn’t repeat itself. This […] Read More

    Real Estate Is a Driving Force in the Economy

    By Pick Pina Group | November 4, 2020

    As the economy recovers from this year’s health crisis, the housing market is playing a leading role in the turnaround. It’s safe to say that what we call “home” is taking on a new meaning, causing many of us to consider buying or selling sooner rather than later. Housing, therefore, has thrived in an otherwise […] Read More

    Rent vs. Buy: How to Decide What’s Best for You

    By Pick Pina Group | November 3, 2020

    According to the U.S. Census Bureau, median rent continues to rise. With today’s low mortgage rates, there’s great opportunity for current renters to make a move into homeownership that stretches each dollar a little bit further. While the best timeline to buy a home is different for everyone, the question remains: Should I continue renting […] Read More

    4 Reasons Why the Election Won’t Dampen the Housing Market

    By Pick Pina Group | November 2, 2020

    Tomorrow, Americans will decide our President for the next four years. That decision will have a major impact on many aspects of life in this country, but the residential real estate market will not be one of them. Analysts will try to measure the impact feasible changes in regulations might have on housing, the effect […] Read More

    Should I Renovate My House Before I Sell It? [INFOGRAPHIC]

    By Pick Pina Group | October 30, 2020

    Some Highlights In today’s hyper-competitive market, buyers are often willing to overlook cosmetic or minor repair needs if it means snagging a home in their price range. With so few houses available for sale today, you may be able to skip the bigge... Read More

    Three Ways Low Inventory Is a Win for Sellers

    By Pick Pina Group | October 29, 2020

    The number of houses for sale today is significantly lower than the high buyer activity in the current housing market. According to Lawrence Yun, Chief Economist for the National Association of Realtors (NAR): “There is no shortage of hopeful, potential buyers, but inventory is historically low.” When the demand for homes is higher than what’s […] Read More

    Buyer Interest Is Growing among Younger Generations

    By Pick Pina Group | October 28, 2020

    The demand for homes this year is extraordinary as record-breaking numbers of hopeful buyers continue to shop for homes. In a normal year, the peak homebuying season comes to a close by early fall. However, 2020 is anything but a normal year, and the housing market is no exception. Lawrence Yun, Chief Economist for the […] Read More