My Blog - Gina Sohmer, MBA, REALTOR®, Phyllis Browning Company

May. 6, 2016

•Real estate outranks stocks/mutual funds, gold, savings accounts/CDs, and bonds as the best long-term investment among Americans.
•Real estate is ranked as the best long-term investment among all age groups.
•Millennials rank both real estate and savings/CDs at 26% when it comes to the best long-term investment.
Check out the numbers on the Infographic and give me a call if you are in the market to sell or buy a home.

Apr. 13, 2016
The Top Reasons Why Americans Buy Homes

Last week, the inaugural “Homebuyer Insights Report” was released by the Bank of America. The report revealed the reasons why consumers purchase homes and what their feelings are regarding homeownership. Check out the reasons why Americans value homeownership.

Mar. 31, 2016

Single Family = Single Family Detached, Manufactured, Garden/Patio Detached, Modular, Townhome, Other
Condo = Low-Rise (1-3 Stories), Townhome Style, High-Rise (8+ Stories), Mid-Rise (4-7 Stories), Other

Contact Gina at (210) 608-0650 to find out the Market Statistics in your neighborhood.

Mar. 31, 2016

Feb-16 Quick Facts:
• The median price of existing single-family homes increased to $177,000 up 1.7% vs Jan-16.
• Existing single-family home sales increased 17.1% from Jan-16 for a Feb-16 total of 1,511 sold units.
• Condos decreased in price to $116,000 down -8.3% vs Jan-16.
• Existing condo sales increased 11.9% in Feb-16 over Jan-16 for a total of 47 sold units.

Mar. 31, 2016

Feb-16 Quick Facts:
• The median price of existing single-family homes increased to $177,000 up 1.7% vs Jan-16.
• Existing single-family home sales increased 17.1% from Jan-16 for a Feb-16 total of 1,511 sold units.
• Condos decreased in price to $116,000 down -8.3% vs Jan-16.
• Existing condo sales increased 11.9% in Feb-16 over Jan-16 for a total of 47 sold units.