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The Housing Market and the Alaskan Economy.

Fox 4 News interviewed me, another local real estate agent, and a state economist to find out the state of the local real estate market and how it has been affected by our economic downturn. Here is the interview:  

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Should you buy a home now or wait to see if prices are going down?

I’ve had several buyers tell me they are concerned about our market and the potential declining value of homes.  We have had some job losses and are seeing longer market times, however housing prices have only slightly dipped in Anchorage. Even if they … Continue reading

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This Month in Real Estate-March 2013

March 2013  Market Update The national housing market is showing positive improvement. The main trend to call attention to is the seller’s market. Home prices continue to rise steadily above year-ago levels, and housing demand has strongly picked up, resulting … Continue reading

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This Month In Real Estate – December 2012

December 2012  Market Update While the national housing market is improving, there are still signs that indicate we are not yet experiencing a full-force recovery. Credit standards are still tight. There are millions of homeowners in some stage of foreclosure … Continue reading

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This Month in Real Estate: September 2012 Newsletter and Video

September 2012   Market Update Sales of existing homes have continued to improve. In July, one-third of all homes sold were on the market for less than a month. In fact, every region except the West, where inventory was low, … Continue reading

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