Thalin Cha has been with BHGRE Lifestyles since 2015 as a marketing and platform specialist. Thalin manages the digital advertising campaigns for Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate Lifestyles on Google Ads, Bing Ads, Facebook leads, and other channels. He also has experience with helping agents on technology platforms that we use, including the Zap CRM, and Market leader Platforms.
This will be an interesting year for residential real estate. With a presidential election taking place this fall and talk of a possible recession occurring before the end of the year, predicting what will happen in the 2020 U.S. housing market can be challenging. As a result, taking a look at the combined projections from the most trusted entities in the industry when it comes to mortgage rates, home sales, and home prices is incredibly valuable – and they may surprise you.M...
Jan 11, 2020 ‧ Real Estate News
Movies, tv shows, and celebrities often have us dreaming of owning large homes, but the reality for most people is quite different.Since 2015, the square footage of newly built houses has been shrinking, according to Yahoo Finances. This is not projected to change as we continue into the beginning of the year."We expect this downsizing trend to continue in 2020, driven by a confluence of economic and demographic trends."Why are smaller homes trending now?As noted in the article, there ...
Jan 07, 2020 ‧ Home Buying
When closing out another year, it's normal to wonder what's ahead for the housing market. Though there will be future inventory issues, we expect interest rates to stay low and appreciation to continue.Here's what three experts are saying we'll likely see in 2020:Danielle Hale, Chief Economist at realtor.com"I think the biggest surprise from the forecast is how long the market is staying in this low inventory environment, especially as Millennials are in a major home-buying p...
Dec 31, 2019 ‧ Tips and Advice