Appreciating property values in San Antonio

Over time, the worth of a house will fluctuate up and down. Over a long enough period of time, property values normally go up. But there is always a certain amount of risk in real estate.

When your property appreciates you have a larger asset to borrow against, and you make a bigger profit when you sell. There are numerous reasons why property values in San Antonio go up and down. So, how do you know what you're buying today will appreciate over time? It's critical that you go with a REALTOR® in San Antonio who can identify the factors that drive local prices.

   


Many are convinced that the economy is the major factor affecting real estate appreciation. Clearly, there are a handful of issues on a national level that affect your home's value: unemployment, mortgage rates, business growth, and more. But the most influential factors that decide your property's value are particular to the local San Antonio economy and residential market.

Let Fidelity Realty Group help you with your first home purchase in San Antonio Access to services - Convenient access to schools, employment and amenities like shopping, restaurants and entertainment is a big deal to many us and will greatly influence home values. So those areas consistently appreciate, or retain their value consistently, year to year.

Recent home sales - You should receive statistics on the recent real estate sales in the neighborhoods that you're interested in from your REALTOR®. You'll want to know figures like time on market and seller discounts.

Appreciation history - Have house prices increased or decreased over the last 5 to 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 blend of job types in an area, or does it count on just one industry? Is the mix of commercial and residential zoning changing? All these play a role.

It's vital to be informed about the factors that play into your house's value. Get an evaluation of your property's value here. Please call me at 2106411439 or e-mail me with any questions.