June 2016 - Donny Karcie, MBA - RE/MAX Mountain Properties

Monthly Archives: June 2016

Do-It-Yourself Home Improvements

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Home Improvements Trends of 2016 People are spending a ton of money on home improvement and remodels this year and according to Joint Center for Housing Studies of Harvard University this trend is outpacing other areas of growth in our economy. This is creating a new trend of the population looking into DYI (Do-it-Yourself) projects to save on costs. However, people need to […]

10 House Painting Tips

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Painting your House No house improvement project restores, shields as well as beautifies a house as quickly, properly and also affordably as outside painting. A new coat of paint can totally change a house, and while painting a house can be a big job, it’s a project that can be finished in a week or […]

Remodeling Trends 2016

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Top Remodeling Trends 2016 When you’ve stayed in your home for some time, an impulse to alter a couple of things could take control of you. You may find yourself looking into a potential remodeling project. However, the task often gets pushed back and neglected because most people don’t know where to start. Here Are 5 popular […]

Housing Boom Far From Over

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Reasons that the Existing Real Estate Boom Is Far From Over There has been an increase in home purchases over the past couple of years. Houses have been selling like hot cakes, in a manner of speaking… Indicating that this real estate boom is far from over. There are a couple of factors that have been pointed […]

Interest Rates Continue to Drop

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Mortgage interest rates continue to drop according to a recent report Last week’s anemic jobs report for May pushed interest rates down even more with the demand for home loans rising. Mortgage application increased 9.3 percent last week from the previous week, according to the Mortgage Bankers Association. The outcomes are seasonally adjusted, including for the Memorial Day holiday. […]

Real Estate and the 2016 Elections

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The 2016 Presidential Race and Housing Whether you favor Hillary Clinton, Donald Trump or Bernie Sanders, there’s no doubt that the following president’s economic and employment plans will be an essential influence on the health and wellness of real estate for the next four years, including, maybe, the price of a mortgage. According to a […]

Best and Worst Remodels

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The Best and Worst Remodeling Projects to Take-On in 2016 The No. 1 indoor improvement that upped the value of a home was a total (or even partial) kitchen area remodel. According to the NAR/NARI report, that’s the remodeling that has the most appealing to home buyers, as well as the biggest increase seen to affect resale value. […]

Real Estate Technology

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Technology is really changing the landscape within business Today Realtors (as well as others in the industry) do business dramatically different from the past and are impacted by technology in the way they handle their operation. Let’s look at a couple of examples illustrating how technology is affecting real estate. Information Inaccuracies Combined With Consumer Access Is Troublesome For Agents Today, […]

Getting A Home Loan

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Qualifying for a Home Loan may be easier than you thought… Buying a house is usually the biggest investment in your life and it can bring you the largest Return on your Investment. Getting qualified can be easier than you think. There are practically an unlimited number of compensating factors depending upon the home owner loan candidate’s circumstance– […]

Donny Karcie, MBA – RE/MAX Mountain Properties (928) 899-4772
731 W Gurley St Prescott AZ 86305