Santa Clarita Real Estate Professional
Hilary Blaha, REALTOR®
Hilary Blaha is a real estate professional with Pinnacle Estate Properties and serves the Santa Clarita area, including; Newhall, Saugus, Canyon Country, Valencia, Stevenson Ranch, Westridge, Castaic, Val Verde, Acton, and Agua Dulce.
Hilary has been a Santa Clarita Valley resident since 1989 and brings her unique knowledge of the area to every transaction. Area knowledge is a huge advantage to working with Hilary. However, it is not all she has to offer. In addition, she has a decade of real estate experience, up-to-date with the latest technology, and is certified in short sales and foreclosures. She takes great pride in her commitment to her clients and looks forward to helping you buy or sell your next home.
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Santa Clarita Real Estate Blog
Some Highlights: Historically, the choice between renting or buying a home has been a tough decision. Looking at the percentage of income needed to rent a median-priced home today (28.4%) vs. the percentage needed to buy a median-priced home (17.5%), the choice becomes obvious. Every market is different. Before you renew your lease again, find out if you can put your housing costs to work by buying this year!
Everyone knows that housing affordability has been negatively impacted by rising prices and increasing mortgage rates, but there is another piece to the affordability equation – wages. How much a family earns obviously impacts how easy or difficult it is for them to afford to own a home. Because of an improving economy, wages are finally beginning to increase – and that dramatically affects home affordability. According to the National Association of Realtors’ (NAR) September 2018 Housing Affordability Index, wages have increased in every region of the country: After applying current salaries, home prices, and mortgage rates to their Home … Continue reading
by Kathy and Charles Cebulak