For over five years now, here at RE-Insider we have strived to be a trusted source for real estate news. Why? Because we believe that real estate is the backbone of the American economy, and as members of the RE community it’s our obligation to stay well informed, make ethical and educated decisions and help […]
We just hit a major milestone- turning five years. In the online world – this is probably the same as dog years, which makes us 35 years old in online counting! Well – it feels that way! Why – because we have become an established California real estate destination.
The decision to rent or buy used to be a no brainer, but with prices in Southern California up by a third in the past two years affordability is a key factor for many would be buyers. Additionally, the post-crash bargain bin has been picked clean. Given these factors the decision to buy or rent […]
The heat is dying down, kids are going back to school, and fall is in the air. Sure, autumn can be one of the most enjoyable times of the year, but if you’re like me – and the characters from Game of Thrones – the fall can also be one of the most stressful times […]
If you’re thinking of buying a new home, now may be the best time to do it. In the last week of August, interest rates dropped to 4.1%, the lowest for the year and far below historic levels. While rates around 4% may not break any records, they’re not far from it. It’s helping to […]
By Jim Copeland, El Dorado County Territory Manager During my time in college during the tumultuous 1960’s, I observed an undercurrent of younger people who were “dropping out” and running to rural land with ideas of organic farming and self-sufficiency…a time of seeking alternatives away from the chaos during that time. What became of those […]