It’s that time of year again—the time to reflect on the year that’s passed and look forward to what’s going to matter most in 2016. Our hope is that when you do, you focus on some of your most celebrated moments and find a nugget or 2 of inspiration for 2016.
Looking back on the market
It’s been a good year for real estate:
Home sales are strong in most markets—likely to come in at around 5.3M.
Moderate price increases continue to make housing affordable.
Best of all, when it comes to that all-American dream, home ownership is an important part for 87% of people. (It’s even higher for millennials at 91%.)
And if you’re wondering about next year, according to Jonathan Smoke, “We are entering a normal, but healthy, housing market”. Here’s his list of the top 10 markets to watch in 2016.
Our prediction for 2016
We predict that 2016 is going to be the year of doing the basics better. Year after year, we see top producers doing the basics better, and even through the ebbs & flows of the market, and the whims & emotions of buyers and sellers, they remain at the top of their game.
Author:Sherry Cabrera Phone: 214-454-6969 Dated: January 1st 2016 Views: 2,428 About Sherry: Sherry was raised in Mississippi and moved to Dallas 16 years ago with her daughter. Prior to movin...
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