Market Updates

Feb. 21, 2024

February 2024 Market Update!

Here's a quick market overview of how we're looking right now in San Diego County, overall. As always, please feel free to reach out anytime, with any real estate questions. Our team is always on standby, and awaiting your call!

 

1. Market Overview

  - Existing-home sales ...

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April 7, 2023

Carlsbad Off Market Home!

 

Beautiful 4 Bedroom, 4 Bathroom, 3,500+ Square Foot home in Carlsbad. Sitting on a huge lot high up on Highland, this home entertains a cool beach breeze and partial ocean views. Just a deck or even second story will add full ocean views from the entire floor! Don ...

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March 14, 2023

More Rate Hikes in 2023?

Jerome Powell Chairman

The Federal Reserve. Love it or hate it, it’s likely here to stay. The FOMC meets eight times a year. In 2022, they raised the federal funds rate 7 times. So far, with already one meeting down in 2023, there have been eight consecutive rate increases. Are there more to ...

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March 14, 2023

Fractional Reserve Banking Explained

Fractional Reserve Banking

People have been educating themselves a lot lately on how the banking system actually works. Once you understand, it’s hard to view the system in the same light, and trust it. This will explain in simple terms, generally what fractional reserve banking is, and how banks do it.  

Fractional ...

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March 14, 2023

What Is A "Bank Run?"

Bank Run

In light of recent events, many people have been curious as to "what is going on" with the banks right now. As of the time I am writing this, three well-known banks have seemingly "collapsed" and just before the US Government stepped in, were in some major hot water. The following ...

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Jan. 2, 2023

What Is ChatGPT?

 

If you've been paying attention to the news, or follow any tech pages, you've definitely heard of ChatGPT by now. There is so much hype and talk about this, mainly because it is groundbreaking tech that is now available to the average person. This will very likely ...

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Jan. 2, 2023

Happy 2023!

 

 

We at The Griffin Group wish you and yours a very happy New Year! As always, please contact us anytime for any of your real estate needs. Have a great week!

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Dec. 28, 2022

What Is The Federal Reserve?

The Federal Reserve, also known as the "Fed," is the central banking system of the United States. It was established in 1913 with the passage of the Federal Reserve Act, which was signed into law by President Woodrow Wilson.

Before the Federal Reserve was created, the U.S. financial system ...

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Dec. 16, 2022

Your First Income Property

Thinking of buying a rental property?

 

If you're looking to diversify your investment portfolio and generate additional income, buying investment properties may be a good option for you. While buying and managing rental properties can be challenging, it can also be a rewarding and profitable venture if you ...

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Dec. 15, 2022

Airbnb And How It's Changed The Market

 

Airbnb has had a significant impact on the rental market since it was founded in 2008. The online platform, which allows people to rent out their homes or apartments to travelers, has given property owners a new way to earn income from their properties, and it has also given ...

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