Monday, October 10, 2022 / by Jennifer Taylor
On Monday, October 10, 2022, we celebrate Columbus Day! On October 12, 1492, Columbus “discovered America!” What have we learned over 500 years later that is applicable to our real estate market.
1) Adventure: An adventure is defined as “an exciting or unusual experience; it may also be a bold, usually risky undertaking, with an uncertain outcome.” Sounds a lot like today’s real estate market.
2) Risk: Your voyage of discovery involves taking many risks! The higher the risks, the greater the rewards. Today’s real estate market poses many risks…
3) Support: Columbus could not have made the voyage nor discovered America without a lot of support!
4) Courage: Can you imagine how brave Columbus was to set sail from Spain and sail across the ocean towards “the end of the world? Have the courage to stick to your plan, follow your beliefs and ...
Tuesday, September 6, 2022 / by Elissa Tran
Back to School Back to Business!
Here is YOUR Monthly Market Update for August 2022 in Salt Lake County.
Exciting News for those who struggled to get under contract with multiple offers, You NOW have more homes to choose from! We are seeing over double the inventory with an average of 118% increase year over year on active inventory. This means you have more options when finding your new home.
With increasing interest rates coupled with accelerated appreciation over the last 2 years, we are seeing a slowdown in the number of properties going under contract with an average decrease of 29% compared to last August.
We saw an accelerated average appreciation from last August to this May, from May to July we saw a slight decrease in home sales, and now we are seeing a bounce back on an upward trend. Meaning home prices are still higher than this time last year but are not goi; ...
Friday, September 2, 2022 / by Elissa Tran
It’s Time to Celebrate!
It’s that time of year again. Call your family and friends — and get ready to fire up the grill one more time for an all-out cookout. Although we’re year-round grillers (and will be cooking outdoors well into the fall and winter months), Labor Day is an opportunity to host an extra special get-together. We’re not saying ‘goodbye’ to summer — we’re celebrating it!
A Few, Labor Day Facts:
Canada celebrated "Labour Day" before us
“Labour Day," as it’s spelled by our neighbors to the north, was first celebrated in Canada in 1894 — on the first Monday of September, just like us.
Oregon was the first state to observe Labor Day
The first one to make it a statewide holiday, a full seven years before it was passed by Congress.
President Grover Cleveland made it a federal holiday
Made Labor Day offi ...
Wednesday, March 16, 2022 / by Elissa Tran
My UT Real Estate Group News (March)
Have You Heard? My UT Real Estate Group is Growing!
We're proud to announce our new team members, Sharen Larson & Lacey Finnell. Please join us in extending a heartfelt welcome to the My UT Real Estate Group as they begin their journey building relationships that last a lifetime. Get to know all our amazing team members HERE.
Sharen Larson has joined My UT Real Estate group as a Sales Partner servicing buyers and sellers. We know she is going to bring another level of professional service to all our past, current, new, and future clients.
Welcome to the team!
Lacey Finnell has joined My UT Real Estate group as a Sales Partner servicing buyers and sellers. We know her quick learning and attention to detail will be a ...
Tuesday, January 25, 2022 / by Elissa Tran
Elissa Tran Earns NAR Pricing Strategy Advisor Certification
South Jordan, Utah, June 29th, 2020 — Elissa Tran with My UT Real Estate Group at All American Realty has earned the nationally recognized Pricing Strategy Advisor (PSA) certification. The National Association of REALTORS® offers the PSA certification to REALTORS® as determining property values depends more than ever on professional expertise and competence, the best use of technology, and a commitment to approach the pricing assignment from various perspectives.
“Consumers deserve accurate property value assessments, so NAR is proud to provide REALTORS® with a credential that provides enhanced tools, education, and expertise to determine the most accurate value for a home,”
said Marc Gould, Executive Director of the Center for Specialized REALTOR® Education.
Pricing Strategies: Mastering the CMA” is the required one-day course for the PSA certif ...