9 Tips for Buying and Selling Your Home at the Same Time

By Silvia Lopez-Jedynak | September 2, 2021 | 0 Comments

Selling your home when you still need to shop for a new one can feel daunting to even the most seasoned homeowner––especially when the demand for new homes keeps rising, but the supply feels like it’s dwindling.¹ You’re not alone either if you’re already feeling drained by the complex logistics of trying to sell and […]

5 Factors That Reveal Where The Real Estate Market Is Really Headed

By Silvia Lopez-Jedynak | August 7, 2021 | 0 Comments

It’s the old supply-and-demand predicament: Home sales in the U.S. continue at a torrid pace, but the availability of listings remains limited. Buoyed by historically low mortgage rates, buyers keep shopping for homes, reducing the available inventory and sparking a rise in home prices across the country. News website The Atlantic summarized the sizzling home market this […]

How to Bridge the Appraisal Gap in Today’s Real Estate Market

By Silvia Lopez-Jedynak | July 1, 2021 | 0 Comments

If you’re searching for drama, don’t limit yourself to Netflix. Instead, tune in to the real estate market, where the competition among buyers has never been fiercer. And with homes selling for record highs,1 the appraisal process—historically a standard part of a home purchase—is receiving more attention than ever. That’s because some sellers are finding out […]

Could Rising Home Prices Impact Your Net Worth?

By Silvia Lopez-Jedynak | June 25, 2021 | 0 Comments

Learn how to determine your current net worth and how an investment in real estate can help improve your bottom line. Among its many impacts, COVID-19 has had a pronounced effect on the housing market. Low home inventory and high buyer demand have driven home prices to an all-time high.1 This has given an unexpected financial […]

Can I Buy or Sell a Home Without a Real Estate Agent?

By Silvia Lopez-Jedynak | April 30, 2021 | 0 Comments

Today’s real estate market is one of the fastest-moving in recent memory. With record-low inventory in many market segments, we’re seeing multiple offers—and sometimes even bidding wars—for homes in the most sought-after neighborhoods. This has led some sellers to question the need for an agent. After all, why spend money on a listing agent when […]

Is the Real Estate Market Going to Crash?

By Silvia Lopez-Jedynak | March 4, 2021 | 0 Comments

While many areas of the economy have contracted, the housing market has stayed remarkably strong. But can the good news last? When COVID-related shutdowns began in March, real estate brokers and clients scrambled to respond to the shift. Record-low interest rates caused some lenders to call a halt to new underwriting, and homeowners debated whether […]

5 Inspiring Home Design and Remodeling Trends for 2021

By Silvia Lopez-Jedynak | February 24, 2021 | 0 Comments

We’ve all spent a lot more time at home over the past year. And for many of us, our homes have become our office, our classroom, our gym—and most importantly, our safe haven during times of uncertainty. So it’s no surprise to see that design trends for 2021 revolve around soothing color palettes, cozy character, […]

Always In Your Corner E6

By Silvia Lopez-Jedynak | February 18, 2021 | 0 Comments

Episode 6 of Always In Your Corner. Find out about one of the oldest hotels in Oceanside now reborn as a vacation destination. What’s the dirtiest place in your home? Silvia Lopez-Jedynak, a Zillow Premier Agent, explains the proper cleaning and disinfectant to use. If you are thinking of selling your home, do a home […]