Cribs on TV!

Cribs on TV!

Our own Jake Breen was on a segment of The American Dream that airs on ABC Channel 4 locally and in several other markets nationally. Jake will have a recurring role providing statistics and information on the Utah real estate market, so stay tuned for updates. In case you missed it, check ... Read More
 
What to do on Fathers Day in Utah 2017

What to do on Fathers Day in Utah 2017

Here at the Cribs we love dads! We’ve all got em, hell some of us are Dads, and what’s better than a day dedicated to hanging out with family and reassuring each other that you totally do still love them… promise. Great, now that’s over with what are we going ... Read More
 
11 Reasons For Sale By Owner is a Terrible Idea.

11 Reasons For Sale By Owner is a Terrible Idea.

Key Takeaways FSBOs are more costly than homeowners realize – including lower sales prices and hidden fees. Selling a home is a complicated transaction — sellers and buyers alike can get burned with FSBOs. Time costs money — a FSBO costs the seller valuable time, and it takes longer to ... Read More
 
Zillow faces lawsuit over “Zestimate” tool

Zillow faces lawsuit over “Zestimate” tool

It was bound to happen: A homeowner has filed suit against online realty giant Zillow, claiming the company’s controversial “Zestimate” tool repeatedly undervalued her house, creating a “tremendous road block” to its sale. The suit, which may be the first of its kind, was filed in Cook County Circuit Court ... Read More
 
8 Things BUYERS should know in this crazy market.

8 Things BUYERS should know in this crazy market.

I had a valuable conversation with a few top producing loan officers and branch managers at my conference this week.  These gals and guys were from the hottest markets in the country, Seattle, San Francisco, San Diego, Denver, and Washington D.C., each have been in the insane seller’s market we ... Read More
 
Will higher prices and rates snuff out the real estate market?

Will higher prices and rates snuff out the real estate market?

A recent hot topic with clients has been about waiting out this hot market rather than buying in 2017. Their reasoning is that higher interest rates and home prices will ultimately snuff out the real estate market and prices will likely come back down. There is significant fear about current ... Read More
 
Utah’s housing shortage study.

Utah’s housing shortage study.

SALT LAKE CITY — When Stephanie Pass and her young family began looking for homes in Salt Lake and Utah County they didn’t expect to run into so many roadblocks. Finding a home that fit within her family’s budget and in an area they wanted was problematic. The few homes ... Read More