Lake Homes Realty’s CEO, Glenn Philips, explains why inflation has such a big impact on real estate as a whole, and why you need to understand how it affects lake real estate if you’re interested in purchasing/selling a lake home.
- Mortgage Interest Rates: The combination of low mortgage interest rates and a steady increase of inflation may affect buyers who typically pay cash for lake homes
- Stock $ Impact: Lake home owners are usually also investors, and depending on how inflation is affecting stock value, this could influence whether they keep or sell their homes.
- Influence of Headlines: The buzz generated from worlds like inflation can have an impact on how potential lake home buyers/sellers participate in the real estate market.
- Investment Value: Real estate is usually a good way to hold investments, so purchasing lake homes as your second home is a viable option.
Knowing how big of an influence inflation can have on lake real estate will help you navigate this market when buying your dream lake home!