Lot sales up 10%

2017 saw a modest increase in residential lot sales in Santa Fe city and county reporting to the MLS database for the Santa Fe Assoc of Realtors. 2016 showed a total of 194 sales while 2015 showed 175. This is “modest” since we are still light years behind the volume of sales we experienced thru […]

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How do you rate? and some News

Interest rates are published at least daily on many websites. Mortgage interest rates are a major factor – likely the most important variable – in a home buyer’s choice of loan programs and lending sources. A real estate professional like me should have a good working knowledge of mortgage products and a mortgage calculator or device app […]

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Solutions? Macro

After reading a recent whitepaper about the current economic situation we are in and the author’s proposals for moving forward in ways that provide some solutions, the primary message is that we have tremendous problems to solve nationally. I am talking about housing and real estate, and yes there are certainly many other areas that […]

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Caution to the wind

Some of the best minds of my generation have apparently forgotten how they learned to accept and adjust to all of the change we have experienced during our lives. I am probably one of them, too. What exactly are we thinking, allowing things to fall so far? A long list of examples is available of […]

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