More Californians Could Afford to Buy a Home in Early 2019

Almost 1.1 million Californians, many of them low-income residents, left the state because of fast-rising housing costs during the past decade. A critical shortage of available homes, including affordable housing, is a major problem for the state.

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Roughly three out of four Los Angeles residents can. was a more affordable option than buying, an increase of 10 percent from the year before. The percentage of Californians who could afford a.

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Are you debating whether you should buy a house in California now in 2018, versus waiting until 2019? On the fence about when you should enter the market? Recent trends within the mortgage industry and the broader real estate market make a strong case for buying a home in California sooner rather than later.

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You really can’t afford to buy.. You don’t want to buy a more modest home and have your kid coming back to you when they are 25 saying "I never succeeded in college or life because you bought a crap shack in Highland Park instead of Santa Monica just because you wanted to be near a.

Nearly 70 percent of Californians could not afford a median-priced home in the state during the first three months of this year, the California Association of Realtors reported this week.

But I do know how many of us afford to live in California. We’ve been here a long time, and bought houses when they were much, much cheaper. In fact I would go so far as to say that the best financial decision I made in my life was to buy a house in California in 1997.

As mortgage rates fell throughout the first part of 2019, the number of homeowners who could benefit from refinancing their home loans rose to 6 million people by early June. By late June, the.