TJC Real Estate Blog

Blake Street Glass

Posted on Dec 20, 2016 2:37:00 PM

Making bonds through the beauty of glass.  Tis the season and our office chose to do glass blowing for the fun part of our annual retreat.  After a morning of reflection and consuming an awesome lunch at The Lobby, we ventured over to meet the great crew at Blake Street Glass.  Very relaxed and upbeat, they graciously welcomed us into their industrial space of beautiful treasures.

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Insight on the Great Housing Market Recovery

Posted on Dec 1, 2016 1:39:00 PM

In case you have been living in a cave, you may be unaware that the U.S. housing market, as a whole, has made a full recovery from the the Great Recession (some sited sources say).  Home prices plunged 27.4 percent between July 2006 and early 2012 (causing nearly 9 million families to lose their homes) and now through consistent annual gains over the last 4 years, we are able to put to rest the worst period for the housing market since the 1930’s!  According to the Standard & Poor’s CoreLogic Case-Shiller home price index, home prices are currently positioned just above the peak of 2006. David Blitzer, managing director at S&P Dow Jones Indices, announced: “The new peak set by the S&P CoreLogic Case-Shiller national index will be seen as marking a shift from the housing recovery to the hoped-for start of a new advance.”

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