CBDP Happenings

The 3 Factors That Affect Home Affordability

By KCM Team
Posted by Inactive Shanna Shepherd on January 25, 2023 in  uncategorized
If you’ve been following the housing market over the last couple of years, you’ve likely heard about growing affordability challenges. But according to experts, the key factors that determine housing affordability are projected to improve this year. Selma Hepp, Executive, Deputy Chief Economist at CoreLogic, shares: “. . . with slowly improving affordability and a more optimistic economic outlook than previously believed, the housing market could show resilience in 2023.” Th... read more

What Past Recessions Tell Us About the Housing Market

By KCM Team
Posted by Inactive Shanna Shepherd on January 16, 2023 in  uncategorized
It doesn’t matter if you’re someone who closely follows the economy or not, chances are you’ve heard whispers of an upcoming recession. Economic conditions are determined by a broad range of factors, so rather than explaining them each in depth, let’s lean on the experts and what history tells us to see what could lie ahead. As Greg McBride, Chief Financial Analyst at Bankrate, says: “Two-in-three economists are forecasting a recession in 2023 . . .” As talk about a p... read more

Avoid the Rental Trap in 2023

By KCM Team
Posted by Inactive Shanna Shepherd on January 10, 2023 in  uncategorized
If you’re a renter, you likely face an important decision every year: renew your current lease, start a new one, or buy a home. This year is no different. But before you dive too deeply into your options, it helps to understand the true costs of renting moving forward. In the past year, both current renters and new renters have seen their rent go up based on information from realtor.com: “Three out of four renters (74.2%) who have moved in the past 12 months reported seeing their rent increas... read more
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