What drives property values in Pembroke Pines to move up and down?

Over time, the value of a property will go up and down. Typically, house values appreciate in the long term. But there is always a certain amount of risk in real estate, of course.

When your house appreciates you have a bigger asset to borrow against, and you'll make a higher profit when you sell. There are different reasons why property values in Pembroke Pines shift. So, how do you know what you're buying right now will appreciate over time? Choosing an agent in Pembroke Pines who is familiar with the factors that influence local prices is the most important element.

A lot of people assume that the economy is the biggest factor affecting real estate appreciation. Obviously, there are quite a few issues on a national level that influence your home's value: unemployment, mortgage rates, quarterly earnings reports, and more. But the most influential factors that determine your property's value are particular to the local Pembroke Pines economy and residential market.

Let LMG Realty, Inc help you with your first home purchase in Pembroke Pines Location in a community - People typically want homes in the regions with the most convenient places we go often or everyday, such as our work and schools. So these communities consistently appreciate, or keep their value, best.

Recent sales - Your REALTOR® should provide you with statistics on the recent home sales in the regions that you'd like to live in. You'll want to know average time on market, selling versus listing price and more.

Appreciation history - Have house prices risen or declined over the last 5-10 years? Is the community thought to be desirable because of its location or affordability?

The local economy - Are local businesses hiring? Have companies moved into or away from an area? Is there a fair mix of jobs in an area, or does it count on just one industry? Is the mix of commercial and residential zoning changing? Each of these items plays a part.

Recognizing the factors that impact your property's market price is important. Click here to get an estimation of your home's value. Please call us at 954-885-4990 or e-mail us with any questions.