Northport Real Estate Blog

  • How to Calm Home-Buying Nerves

    BY Sandra Innocenzi

    Buying a home can be stressful in the best of times. But when you’re house hunting during a pandemic and economic recession it can be downright debilitating. It’s normal to experience anxiety when you’re making one of the biggest purchases of...

  • There’s Never Been a Better Time to Sell

    BY Sandra Innocenzi

    What strange times we live in. Even though we’re still in the midst of a global pandemic and an economic downturn, our housing market is strong. This has come as a surprise to many – especially those who want to sell their homes. Many home seller...

  • How To Get the Best Mortgage Rate

    BY Sandra Innocenzi

    In case you haven’t heard, mortgage rates are at an all-time low. But scoring the best deal requires more than just shopping around. If you want to take advantage of these historically low rates, then it’s important to understand what factors int...

  • Why Working With a Pro is Essential

    BY Sandra Innocenzi

    The real estate market can be stressful during normal times. Throw in a pandemic and an economic recession and it can be even more challenging. That’s why working with a real estate professional is more important than ever. Read on to find out ho...

  • What Happens When Your Mortgage Forbearance Ends?

    BY Sandra Innocenzi

    The pandemic and resulting economic recession has taken its toll on many Americans. For many, mortgage forbearance has come as a welcome relief during tough times. However, mortgage forbearance does not go on indefinitely, and will be ending soon. If...

  • What Buyers Are Looking For Right Now

    BY Sandra Innocenzi

    Sellers – now is a great time to put your home on the market. If you’ve been hesitant to list because of the pandemic, then you should know that buyers have been flocking to the market this summer. Record low interest rates are motivating many bu...

  • What’s Driving the Bullish Housing Market?

    BY Sandra Innocenzi

    Despite the global pandemic and national unrest caused by protests and the upcoming election, America’s housing market is experiencing a remarkable comeback. Median home prices are up and homes are selling faster than they did at this time last y...

  • Winning a Bidding War in a Sellers’ Market

    BY Sandra Innocenzi

    The housing market remains strong despite the pandemic and high unemployment in America. And although buyers have been returning to the market in high numbers since restrictions eased, sellers are not returning in the same numbers. In fact, the rea...

  • What to Look for in a Retirement Community

    BY Sandra Innocenzi

    Retirement and senior living communities for older adults have been extremely popular in America for decades. With full-time staff, recreational and educational opportunities, and many kinds of comfortable homes to choose from, it’s easy to see w...

  • Should You Sell Your Short-Term Rental?

    BY Sandra Innocenzi

    The short-term home rental market has exploded in recent years. Companies like Airbnb and VRBO make it easy for homeowners to rent out their properties for short stays, and it has become an important source of income for many Americans. But many ow...