|THANK YOU for voting us your
Favorite Real Estate Company
in the San Bernardino/Redlands Area!
"LIKE" us on Facebook for daily articles, market
updates, new listings, give-aways, and promotions!
Real estate is a local phenomenon, so what you hear
on the news may not always apply to your specific area. In this
section, we will
continue to bring you local, up-to-date market conditions!
Be sure to check back often!
2013 was a great year for home prices, with the median home in the
Inland Empire seeing approx a 30% increase in value, this explosive
appreciation has slowed it's pace during the first half of 2014 to a
more sustainable rate. In other words, we've transitioned to a more
"normal" market. Many home buyers that could not get into a home in
2013 due to insane competition are still in the market and the slowly
increasing inventory of available homes is helping them to finally be
able to call a house: "home"!
If you've recently considered selling your home or are just curious
about how much your home is worth, contact us today
for a FREE
valuation! You may be surprised at not only how much your home is
worth, but also how fast we can sell it!
The days of abundant distressed (short sale and/or foreclosure) sale
listings have all but disappeared,
while standard sales make up most of the local landscape at 81% of the
of the standard sales are investor rehabbed homes that have been
and upgraded, while many of them are everyday homeowners that are
seeing equity again and taking advantage of the current market!
year fixed rate mortgage
interest rates continue to stay in the low 4% territory! To put into
perspective how great that is, historically, a "normal" rate is about
8-10%! This is still prompting many
prospective home buyers to take action in an effort to achieve the
ultimate American dream of owning a home! Rates will NOT stay this low;
it is a great time to save hundreds of dollars on your monthly payment
by locking in a GREAT interest rate!
Short Sale Update!!
some of the most exciting news of 2013, both the IRS and FTB recently
updated their position on short sales in California. Neither of them
"forgiven debt" of a qualified short sale to be "taxable income"
anymore! This is big news and adds to the already HUGE incentives
to short sale your home rather than leave it to foreclosure!
If you are one of many homeowners who have found themselves struggling
to maintain your mortgage payments, a short sale is one of several
options and in some cases, can be the best option. If you have
determined that a short sale is right for you, we'd be more than glad
to help you start on the road to recovery by perfoming a short sale
more here or contact us now!
Is Ken Scott Real
Estate in San Bernardino "WORLD
is the page
we are supposed to convince you that we
are the greatest real estate company in the history of mankind...Or
just the greatest San
Bernardino real estate brokerage ever...Have you ever noticed that
real estate company seems to be #1 at everything they do? To
listen to all of their descriptions, every real estate company is the
biggest, the greatest, and the most productive company in the history
of real estate. Is it possible for everyone to be Number One? Not
So instead of trying to
something up or do
some fancy math that would show us as "leading the industry" in some
obscure category, we will tell you this: We understand who the real #1
is, and it's not the real estate company...
Don't get us wrong, we
statistics to prove we're as good as anyone. Heck...our Broker was
named #67 of the Top 100 agents in America in a
Wall Street Journal publication a few years ago and we have become the largest independent real estate brokerage in San
Sure, these are great accomplishments,
but if we don't listen to your needs or concerns and make you
comfortable while helping you sell your home
quickly and efficiently, or helping you to achieve your dreams of home
ownership, then we don't feel like we've accomplished a thing. Any real
estate company can deliver average service. Any real estate company can
give you a cold, franchised experience in a cubicle-filled office. Our
goal is to make sure
that you walk away from your closed escrow feeling like you've received
Our mission at Ken Scott
Real Estate is to deliver
superior service with superior results. We are dedicated to providing
YOU with the real estate experience you should expect and deserve.
And remember, we aren't
your San Bernardino real estate solution, we serve all over the greater
|FREE MLS SEARCH
a thank you for visiting us online, please click above to search the
same MLS we use, ABSOLUTELY FREE!
We know that most home shopping now begins online, in the comfort of
your own home. So rather than having you search popular third-party
that typically offer incorrect or misleading information, charge
you for information, overwhelm you with ads, or try to bait you in to
giving them your personal information, we provide you DIRECT access
to the SOURCE for free!
If you come across ANY properties that interest
you, we will be more than
glad to assist you in obtaining more information, determining a fair
offer price, and/or assisting you through the buying process. Once you
find a property, just contact us
with the address or MLS number for a quick response!
worry, we won't get scared if you follow us....