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Understanding Paso Robles property appreciation

Property prices are forever in flux. Over a long enough period of time, property values generally appreciate. But, of course, in real estate there is always a certain amount of risk.

When your home appreciates you have a bigger asset to borrow against, and you'll produce a larger profit when you sell. Property values in Paso Robles change for different reasons, so how do you know what you're investing in today won't depreciate the day after you close? The most important element is that you pick an agent in Paso Robles who recognizes the factors that influence local prices.


The economy is thought to be the biggest factor affecting real estate appreciation. Naturally, interest rates, unemployment, business growth, government programs and a handful of other national determinants are known to affect your home's worth. But the most influential factors that decide your home's value are specific to the local Paso Robles economy and residential market.

Let Keller Williams Realty North County help you with your first home purchase in Paso Robles Access to services - People typically want homes in the districts with the most useful features, such as our schools and jobs. So when it comes to keeping their value, these areas consistently appreciate much more reliably than areas lacking key features.

Recent home sales - You should receive figures on the recent real estate sales in the neighborhoods that you'd like to live in from your real estate agent. You'll want to analyze things like how long a house stays on the market and seller discounts.

Appreciation history - Have property prices risen or declined over the past 5 to 10 years? Is the area believed to be desirable because of its location or affordability?

Local economy - Is there a fair mix of business in an area, or does it depend on just one industry? Have businesses moved into or away from an area? Are local businesses hiring? These items play a part.

It's worthwhile to learn about the factors that play into your property's market price. Visit this link for an estimation of your house's value. And if you have any questions, call me at 805-369-7777 or e-mail me .