Well, not really in Northern Virginia!
In the grand scheme of things, we should see home buyers having the best of times with this real estate market. The available home buyer tax credits, home prices are the lowest in years, mortgage interest rates are still around 5%, spring is in the air… okay, that’s a stretch.
As I went over NVAR’s end of year statistics there was one glaring fact that directly impacts a buyer’s market.
Lack of Inventory
All the information available on web sites isn’t going to give you the strategies necessary to successfully buy a home in this market. Yep, it’s another reason to have a buyer agent working to make you the strongest, most competitive home buyer possible.