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Summer Home Buying Season Hits The Santa Clarita Valley

Things are heating up in the Santa Clarita Valley real estate market.

This is the perfect time of year to consider buying or selling a home. It’s the best opportunity for families to take advantage of school breaks in transitioning to a new Santa Clarita Valley Real Estatehome and a new neighborhood.

In Santa Clarita, we’ve seen single family home prices rise over 15 percent in the past year, and condo prices jump $46,000 in equity. For homeowners, this is great news. Those who are considering selling their homes should see these rises as a great opportunity to get the best value for their home.

Homes in High Demand

Late last year, it was predicted by some financial experts that mortgage interest rates would rise to over 5 percent due to the reduction of federal dollars that had stimulated the mortgage-backed security market. Even with a $30 billion monthly reduction, interest rates are still hovering in the low 4 percent range. This news is bring out qualified buyers who are looking to take advantage of their increased buying power and find the home of their dreams.  Continue reading Summer Home Buying Season Hits The Santa Clarita Valley

Santa Clarita Named Second Safest Mid-Sized City

Another great reason to move to the SCV!

Good news for Santa Clarita as it was named the second safest mid-sized city in America by Movoto.com. Here is the complete ranking of the top ten safest cities:Santa Clarita named 2nd safest city in America

  1. Glendale, CA
  2. Santa Clarita, CA
  3. Sunnyvale, CA
  4. Naperville, IL
  5. Cary, NC
  6. Thousand Oaks, CA
  7. Oxnard, CA
  8. Aurora, IL
  9. Huntington Beach, CA
  10. Thousand Oaks, CA Continue reading Santa Clarita Named Second Safest Mid-Sized City