Joseph Arendsen's Blog Posts

Joseph Arendsen's Blog Posts

Buyer Seller Advice
[March 2018]Buyers Advice:  While the stats may sound a bit discouraging for buyers, especially first-time buyers looking now… Remember: “We Got This”! It’s ...

March 2018 San Diego Real Estate Update
[March 2018] Spring is Here! San Diego is Blooming... and the Housing Market is BOOMING!!!It’s finally Spring in San Diego! I don’t know about you, but this change ha...

Buyer Seller Advice January 2018
Buyers Advice:   The holidays can often bring on a ‘market slow-down’ – this supply dip can discourage buyers when there are fewer new listings to be...

January 2018 San Diego Real Estate Update
It's a New Year, New You! ...& a New Housing Market, too??January San Diego Real Estate Update 2018  For the entirety of 2017, we were starting to fe...

November 2017 Buyer Seller Advice
Buyers Advice: Stay active throughout the holidays!! I can't stress this enough. Yes, there will be less inventory..Yes, you will be busy during the holidays.. BUT there will ...

November 2017 Real Estate Update
Who Said the Market Slows Down During the Holidays???With the holidays around the corner, I think most homeowners and realtors alike are assuming the housing market will slow down ...

Buyer Seller Advice October 2017
Buyers Advice: Don't believe the hype around buying a fixer! Due to San Diego's high demand for homes, our fixer-upper properties are not selling for that much less than the&n...

October 2017 Real Estate Update
That's it... I Need to Set the Record Straight...We are NOT Facing Another Housing Bubble!!!Last week, our team and myself attended the annual National Real Estate Confer...

September 2017 Buyer Seller Advice
Buyers Advice: We are so often asked the same question, "when is a good time to buy?". Without a crystal ball, it's hard to give a definitive answer for that question, bu...

September 2017 San Diego Real Estate Update
Fall is Here!  Weather is Finally Cooling Down ...When Will this HOT Market Do the Same ?!This time of year marks the bittersweet transition out of summer into fall....

August 2017 Buyer And Seller Advice
Buyers Advice: Don't skip over that home with ugly pictures! Yes, you heard me... just because the pictures might look less than desirable at first glance, that doesn't mean t...

August 2017 Real Estate Update
Is this Price Climb Over Yet??For the last two years, we have watched the steady climb of home prices happen across the nation. For us here in San Diego, we have&nbs...

July 2017 Buyers Sellers Advice
Buyers Advice: Buyers really need to be patient, yet aggressive. Be patient by resisting the urge to jump into a deal just because the market is so competitive - wait until yo...

July 2017 Real Estate Update
We Are Feeling the Pain...  the Inventory Shortage Pain! We have seen a slowdown in sales in most parts of San Diego... but we continue to see prices increase! This is becaus...

Buyer And Seller Advice June 2017
Buyers Advice: This market is hot, so don’t get burned and rush to buy something out of fear. Get prepared and take your time… wait for the right opportunity to arise. For...

June 2017 Real Estate Update
The Battle Continues... the Inventory Battle that is!Throughout most of the County, we continue to battle an inventory shortage issue which is causing home values to significantly ...

May 2017 Real Estate Update
Buyers Advice: With the inventory levels being so low, the competition is high and it can be difficult for buyers in our current market. You want your offer to stand out....

May 2017 San Diego Real Estate Update
Sales are ⬇️, Inventory is ⬇️, but Prices are at an All Time High!Ok, so prices aren't at an all time high.. some areas are still well below the high seen in...

Buyers And Sellers Advice April 2017
SELLERS ADVICEOne common concern we're hearing from contingent home sellers is the fear of not finding their next home once they sell (a feeling that quickly disappears once they r...

April 2017 Real Estate Update
The first quarter of 2017 is in the books, so what happened? Well… the market has outdone everyone's predictions. We are seeing month over month price increases, we are seeing bu...

Buyers And Sellers Advice March 2017
BUYER'S ADVICEWith low inventory you are likely to see multiple offer situations once you find the home you want. Do these 4 things now to avoid missing out on your dream home: 1) ...

March 2017 Real Estate Update
FED Raises Rates to Slow Down the MarketThings are a little confusing right now… the FED has raised interest rates with an intent to slow down the market, however all that this h...

February 2017 Real Estate Update
Real estate professionals across the nation are as busy as ever!Everybody in the Real Estate industry is saying the same thing, “the market is hot!” This is what we a...

January 2017 Real Estate Update
What's in store for the 2017 Real Estate Market??? First we need to look back at what happened in 2016. 2016’s story was a story of consistent growth. We saw month over month inc...

Buyers And Sellers Advice December 2016
BUYERS ADVICEContinue to look through the Holidays! A lot of buyers step away from looking during this time of the year, however we some of our investor clients find the best deals...

DECEMBER 2016 REAL ESTATE UPDATE
MARKET BEHAVES AS PREDICTED AS WE ENTER THE FINAL MONTH OF 2016!!!As we head into the final month to wrap up 2016, not much has changed since the year began: Low interest rates and...

November 2016 Real Estate Update
Are Millennials driving today’s housing demand?All signs point to YES! With 42% of all homes sold by Millennials, I think it’s safe to say they are a huge factor to this thrivi...

Buyers And Sellers Advice October 2016
BUYERS ADVICE Buyers must be aware of the competitive market, particularly those looking for move-in ready homes. One thing you will want to do is stay active throughout the hol...

October 2016 Real Estate Update
RENTERS SAYING BYE-BYE TO LANDLORDS, HELLO HOMEOWNERSHIP!High Rent Prices and lack of inventory are pushing many into buying a home of their own. Given the competitive situation an...

Buyers And Sellers Advice September 2016
Buyers Advice: I must admit: we are seeing a lot of multiple offer situations in the average to entry level price range. So how do you get your offer to stand out? There are a few ...

September San Diego Real Estate Update 2016
Are rising prices making homes sell faster?The short answer seems to be YES! As crazy as it sounds, prices keep on rising in many communities throughout San Diego, which is creatin...

Buyers And Sellers Advice For August 2016
Buyers Advice: Because of the lack of inventory of (Move-In-Ready) homes you may want to consider buying a fixer upper. However make sure to hire an agent with experience in the fi...

August 2016 Real Estate Update
What’s going on with the real estate market? Is it hot, is it not? Well, now that we have 7 months of statistics in the books for 2016 it seems like a great time to do a review a...

Buyers And Sellers Advice
Buyers Advice-Time to get off the fence! Interest rates just took a nice dip and are still extremely low, however if the FED were to increase rates just one more quarter of a perce...

March 2016 San Diego Real Estate Update
Some rising concerns across the board to sustain a balanced market! Yes I said it… but I'm not talking about the market slowing down, I am actually talking about home prices cont...

December Real Estate And Events Update
It has happened! The Federal Reserve raised the key interest rate on Wednesday from 0-0.25% to 0.25-0.5%. Don’t go running for the hills, this is a good thing for the econom...

Buyers And Seller Advice For November
Seller’s Advice: There are so many reasons to consider upgrading into something larger, or turning it all around and downsizing. Interest rates are still low, so not only would...

October 2015 Real Estate Update
All right folks, October is at an end and the third quarter is off to a good start. With promising economic news coming from many angles, including our unemployment rate improvin...

The Arendsen Groups Favorite Upcoming San Diego Events
San Diego Beer WeekNovember 6th - November 15thSan Diego Beer Week is a 10 day celebration of local craft beers and the promoting of San Diego's thriving brewing culture with ...

Aug 2015 San Diego Real Estate Update
The second half of the year is usually slightly slower than the first half, however here in San Diego... this thriving market hasn't skipped a beat! We are up 12.9% in the number o...

July Real Estate Update
With half of the year already over we can get a good outlook on what this year is going bring, and the outlook is promising!We have seen a consistent slow increase in values and sa...

May 2015 Real Estate Update
As we come to the end of the second quarter of 2015, a large amount of new listings are expected in most parts of the U.S. however us San Diegan's have not seen or felt that. We ha...

The All New Shop San Diego Real Estate Website
We are pleased to welcome you to the all new ShopSanDiegoRealEstate.com website! Here you will be able to find every home on the market, request free valuation of your own hom...


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