Real Estate News

May 15, 2024

MVP eNews May 2024

Owning a home is a hallmark of the American Dream as well as one of the best ways to build wealth. In fact, the average homeowner has 40x the net worth of renters and $299,000 in equity.  Many younger generations, however, feel this is a dream out of reach ...

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April 15, 2024

MVP eNews April 2024

This month, I’m providing some tips on how you can boost your curb appeal this spring. You may find that these simple actions will help you not only reduce your stress and overwhelm, but it may also help create positive relationships with your neighbors.

NAR Class Action Settlement

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March 15, 2024

MVP eNews March 2024

COVID changed our view of the home forever, becoming the central point of every aspect of our lives. If you're needing more space, good news - You have choices! Below are some insights into the typical expenses associated with five common home renovation projects. While these figures offer a general ...

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Feb. 15, 2024

MVP eNews February 2024

What's the #1 reason people are moving this year?

Pent-up housing demand is being created not just by declining mortgage rates, but also through milestones in people's lives (retirement, newborns, marriages, etc.). Every day people are buying and selling homes, with many making the choice to move closer ...

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Jan. 15, 2024

MVP eNews January 2024

Here's a quick 1 minute update on the US Housing Market. You may be surprised to find out what's been going on...

Interest rates have always fluctuated, but on average have hovered in the 5-10% range for the past three decades. And industry experts believe rates will ...

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Dec. 15, 2023

MVP eNews December 2023

For our annual Food Drive this year, we were able to send several bags of food and $5,500 with your contributions and MVP matching them! Thank you! The Thurston County Food Bank recently celebrated 51 years of continuous service. They sent us a progress report on all they've ...

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Oct. 13, 2023

MVP eNews October 2023

Our Autumn Photo Contest is here! And looking a little different from years past, so you'll want to check out just how easy it is to enter and win this year. Cash prizes for the photo winners and some fantastical prizes for our kids' coloring contest, too. Click here ...

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June 1, 2023

Unicorns Have Galloped Off




Comparing real estate metrics from one year to another can be challenging in a normal housing market. That’s due to possible variability in the market making the comparison less meaningful or accurate. Unpredictable events can have a significant impact on the circumstances and outcomes being compared. 

Comparing this year’s ...

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May 17, 2023

What You Need To Know About Home Price News



The National Association of Realtors (NAR) will release its latest Existing Home Sales Report tomorrow. The information it contains on home prices may cause some confusion and could even generate some troubling headlines. This all stems from the fact that NAR will report the median sales price, while other home price ...

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April 25, 2023

What Experts Say About this Spring's Housing Market



The housing market’s been going through a lot of change lately, and there’s been uncertainty surrounding what will happen this spring. You may be wondering if more homes will go on the market, what’s next with home prices and mortgage rates, or what the best advice is for someone in ...

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