Fed Rate Hike: Impact on Seattle’s Hot Housing Market

For the first time since 2018, the Federal Reserve raises interest rates by a quarter point percentage (0.25%). This took off effective March 17, 2022. Since the start of (and throughout) the...

Russia-Ukraine War: Impact on Seattle and U.S. Real Estate

Putin's war on Ukraine is a "this changes everything" event. 9/11 was a “this changes everything” event. How could the Russia-Ukraine war impact our housing market?

Will the U.S. Housing Market Crash in 2022?

Current U.S. Housing Market Growth is driven by high demand and low supply. The skyrocketing housing prices may be unsustainable in the long run. But a U.S. housing market crash in 2022 is unlikely. House prices and mortgage rates will likely continue to rise. BricksFolios and Inbestments Recommendations: BUY true wealth-building homes.
To show the growth of rentals in Seattle compared to Washington State and US

Seattle Rental Market Update: February 2022

Although Seattle rent prices have seen four straight months of slight decreases the year-over-year trend is staggering. Compared to this same time last year, Seattle rent prices have increased by a whopping...

BricksFolios Reveals How Real Estate Agents and Brokers Can Elevate, Differentiate, and Change The...

BricksFolios Real Estate Solutions, a trailblazing wealth-focused brokerage, continues its growth spree by sponsoring Inman Connect at #ICLV, the largest event for the residential real estate community in North America.
The Concoction of Vaccines Stimuls and Seattle Real Estate Blog Cover

The Concoction of Vaccines, March Madness, $1.9T Stimulus, and Seattle Real Estate

One of the top producing agents who are a client of InBestments and a good friend of ours asked us, "Now that the vaccine is being rolled out quickly, we are...
Seattle Real Estate Update Jan 2021

Insatiable buyer demand sustain strong home sales even in Winter

Home sales aren’t expected to slow much, if at all, even amid a record coronavirus outbreak. Super-low rates and the growing prospects of the economy gradually returning to normal are likely to...
What a COVID-19 vaccine would mean for the Seattle housing market

What a COVID-19 vaccine would mean for the Seattle housing market?

COVID-19 has dramatically changed the landscape of the housing market and resulted in historic low mortgage rates. Now, with vaccine on the horizon, what could it mean to Seattle's housing and mortgage market?
New conforming loan limits increased for 2021.

New conforming loan limits increased for 2021, reflecting the hot housing market

The Federal Housing Finance Agency announced new conforming loan limits for Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac for 2021. The new limit for single-family residential properties is $548,250, which is up nearly 7.5% from...

Home buyers and homeowners — the true winners of this election.

The volatility surrounding the 2020 presidential election helped push mortgage rates to their 13th record low this year, giving both homeowners and buyers a boost.

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