Welcome to Your Weekend!

by Builder Trade In Program Dec, 15

“A Winnie-the-Pooh Christmas Tail” - Saturday, Dec 17th - 18th

A VYT Christmas classic tradition returns to the snow-covered Hundred Acre Woods! A very special Friend-and-Relation tells Christopher Robin the story of a Christmas Eve long ago when Eeyore, the old gray donkey who lives by himself in the thistle corner of the woods believes he has lost his tail and is VERY miserable. Winnie-the-Pooh, Piglet, Tigger and all their friends organize a search party to find his tail.


New Mantra: Live Where You Eat

by Builder Trade In Program Dec, 14

Developers are now turning to food to help gain attraction to their residential projects and even command higher home values. Access to healthy food, community farms, chef-driven restaurants, or innovative food retail areas is increasingly being touted by real estate developers as an amenity, according to a new report released by the Urban Land Institute.


Real Estate - What You Need to Understand in 2017

by Builder Trade In Program Dec, 13

Forget a tale of two cities: Extreme housing market fragmentation is now creating different experiences for home buyers and sellers in a wide range of locations and segments.

Nationally, home prices are expected to keep rising, albeit more slowly— 3.5% in 2017, vs. 4.5% in 2016, per Moody’s Analytics projections. But even more so than in recent years, your position is now going to hinge on what and where you’re buying or selling.


New Home Friday 12-09-2016

by Builder Trade In Program Dec, 09

Let the Weekend Begin!

by Builder Trade In Program Dec, 08

Holiday Lights at McCormick-Stillman Railroad Park - Friday, Dec 9th – Sunday, Jan 1st

Hop aboard the Paradise & Pacific Railroad and enjoy a festive ride through a beautiful wonderland of displays and colorful lights. The opening night on Friday, Dec. 9, features a tree lighting ceremony, visit from Santa and live music. The Jolly Old Elf himself will make nightly appearances at the park through Friday, Dec. 23.


Wall Street Has It Wrong: Luxury Home Sales Increasing

by Builder Trade In Program Dec, 07

Luxury home sales have increased, contrary to the opinions of most Wall Street analysts and press reports. Here are the facts:

  • Sales of homes priced above $600,000 have risen in 37 of the 43 counties where we purchased the data.
  • Home sales above $600,000 in the last 12 months exceed sales in the prior 12 months by 10%.
  • Home sales in Q3 2016 exceeded sales in Q3 2015 by 5%.
  • Sales have increased in every price increment from $600,000 to $1.5 million+.

Top 10 Tips for Selling Your Home During the Holidays

by Builder Trade In Program Dec, 06

Attract homebuyers even during the holidays with these useful tips.


The holiday season from November through January is often considered the worst time to put a home on the market. While the thought of selling your home during the winter months may dampen your holiday spirit, the season does have its advantages: holiday buyers tend to be more serious and competition is less fierce with fewer homes being actively marketed. First, decide if you really need to sell. Really. Once you've committed to the challenge, don your gay apparel and follow these tips from FrontDoor.


New Home Friday 12-02-2016

by Builder Trade In Program Dec, 02

Let the Weekend Begin!

by Builder Trade In Program Dec, 01

Ice Skating at the Fairmont Princess - Through January 1st


Survey Says "Good Times Will Continue"

by Builder Trade In Program Nov, 30

John Burns held his annual real estate convention the day after the election. The 43 speakers put their politics aside and educated the audience on what they were witnessing in their business. It was a meeting all 196 will never forget.