Everything is local, but the five mile above views of Fairfax and Loudoun County rental statistics show the tone for when you ask me for neighborhood information.
From Freddie Mac, take a look and if you are a buyer, let's get an early start on the Spring Market and Save. If you are a Seller, if the mortgage interest rates start up again, qualified buyer numbers decrease. You may want to explore the market soon, too.Drop in Rates Leads to Jump in Mortgage Applications
January 10, 2019
rates fell to the lowest level in nine months, and in response, mortgage
applications jumped more than 20 percent. Lower mortgage rates combined with
continued income growth and lower energy prices are all positive indicators for
consumers that should lead to a firming of home sales.
The people at Pantone have in recent years told us that what would be the color taking over clothing and items for sale on the shelves and some of the success of their predictions must come from the power of suggestion. In 2019 it is said to be living coral as you likely heard or read on the news.
But living coral isn't going to be the favorite color of kitchen cabinets. But could it show up on powder room walls? Could it be a background color for drapes? IKEA is already promoting it.
Perhaps to both. Be on the lookout for it in model homes or when paint consultants are commissioned to help you with your new wall paint colors!