Kevin Baumeister's Blog Posts

Why we won't see a housing crisis like we did in the 2000's

Yes, are market has shifted that is for sure.  prices on everything have increased and the increase in interest rates certainly has not helped.  But do you think we are doomed like we were

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Housing Forecast for Fall 2022

The economist and housing forecasters are projecting that the housing market is set to settle in now.  What that means to you, is that the market is now becoming an even playing field for

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New Construction begins to slow?

In April of this year, data shows that New Construction has begun to slow.  This is from a national perspective.  But yes, with the rise of interest rates and pricing, unfortunately, this

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Interest Rates Break the Upward Trend

Interest Rates break the upward trend for now.  But like anything else, not sure how long it will be.  Let's hope they level off now and not continue to rise.  That will only benefit

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Builder Confidence still remain high in today market

Builder confidence still remains high in this market.  One of the biggest reasons for this is the consumer can get into a home and not get pushed around with multiple offers or appraisal

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Can you make an offer that is in a status for Back Up Offers?

Well, the answer is YES.  Click Here to get further details as well.  When you see a home that is under contract, it doesn't mean that the house has sold and closed.  When the seller

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Interest Rates Increase and will continue to increase

The FED has indicated that they will raise interest rates for the year another four to six times.  However, the rate increase should be an 1/8th of a percent.  So the increases should not

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Scary World for Real Estate?

It is a scary world for buyers looking to buy!  Price increases are all around us now.  The labor shortages, supply chain issues are what are causing the price increases that are being

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Four Essential Steps in Buying a Home

There are FOUR ESSENTIAL points too when it comes to buying a home!1. WORK WITH AN AGENT that knows the market and has YOUR best interest as well.2. Legal Matters.  Our purchase agreements have

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Rent Roles are now starting to surpass your Mortgage Payment

Rent Roles are now starting to surpass what your mortgage payment will be and more so. Rent roles nationally are now increasing even more. We have always talked about homeownership and WHY it is SO

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Selling Your Home and making a Profit - Is it taxable?

Selling your home and making a profit in the market today.  Is it Taxable?  In today's world, we pay ENOUGH tax!  But selling your home and not purchasing is it taxable for

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Home Repairs that you NEVER should put off

When you are a homeowner, there are always projects that you will work on!  That's what makes homeownership beneficial since it's your home and you can do what you want to it!However, there are

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Have you thought about looking and buying a New Home?

Have you thought about buying a New Home?  You know, price is price!  Your not competing against everyone else!  Yes, you may have to look at a contingency for lumber, BUT, you are

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Top places to Eat in Omaha

I was googling and here are the top 10 places to eat in the Omaha Metro area!https://www.tripadvisor.com/Restaurants-g60885-Omaha_Nebraska.htmlWhat do you believe is a good place to eat!  Would

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Financial Benefit for Homeownership

Do you believe that there is a financial benefit for Homeownership?  The answer is YES!  Especially during the Covid 19 pandemic.  More homeowners felt that they felt more safer since

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