Welcome to the Kevin Cooper Real Estate Blog. Here, I hope you will find the advice you need to better prepare you to buy or sell a house in New Hampshire. When you are ready to discuss your goals, please reach out to me at 603-657-6787.  We are standing by and ready to help you with any real estate needs you may have.

How to Prep For The First Snowstorm Of The Season

☃How To Prep For The First Snowstorm ❄ Of The Season If you are like me, you are never prepared for the first snow of the year.  So I made a short video on how I prepare for it. 1 Step 12 Step 23 Step 3 Step 1 As all New Englanders do, the first … Continued

Homeowners Renovating to Sell or to Stay?

Over the past few years, two trends have emerged in the housing market: Home renovations have shot up Inventory of homes available for sale on the market has dropped A ‘normal’ housing market is defined by having a 6-month supply of homes for sale. According to the latest Existing Home Sales Report from the National Association of Realtors, … Continued

Buying a Home Can Be Scary
Know the Facts

Some Highlights: Many potential homebuyers believe that they need a 20% down payment and a 780 FICOÂź score to qualify to buy a home which stops many of them from even trying! Here are some facts: 72% of buyers who purchased homes this year have put down less than 20%. 76.4% of loan applications were … Continued

Will Home Prices Continue to Increase?

There are many unsubstantiated theories about what is happening with home prices. From those who are worried that prices are falling (data shows this is untrue), to those who are concerned that prices are again approaching boom peaks because of “irrational exuberance” (this is also untrue as prices are not at peak levels when they are adjusted for inflation), there seems to be … Continued

5 Tips for Starting Your Home Search

In today’s real estate market, with low inventory dominating the conversation in many areas of the country, it can often be frustrating to be a first-time homebuyer if you aren’t prepared. In a recent realtor.com article entitled, “How to Find Your Dream Home—Without Losing Your Mind,” the author highlights some steps that first-time homebuyers can take to help carry their … Continued

What’s Going On With Home Prices?

According to CoreLogic’s latest Home Price Insights Report, national home prices in August were up 5.5% from August 2017. This marks the first time since June 2016 that home prices did not appreciate by at least 6.0% year-over-year. CoreLogic’s Chief Economist Frank Nothaft gave some insight into this change, “The rise in mortgage rates this summer to their highest … Continued

What does broom clean condition mean?

If you are buying or selling a home, you have heard the term “Broom Clean Condition”, but what does that really mean?  Watch this short video and see how Kyle and I answer some of the most frequent questions regarding this topic. Your real estate agent is the best source of information about the local community and … Continued

Real Estate Tip 9

đŸ”„30 Days Of Real Estate TipsđŸ”„ 👀Watch this short videoÂ đŸŽ„for Tip 9 đŸ€źRemove The Bizarre Items 🩌

NH Realtor Life

Come along for a ride to see a Day In My Life and see why Coop Knows NH! Kevin Cooper is your digital resource for buying and selling homes in NH with real time updates of all properties for sale so you have direct access of everything you need to know including all current market statistics and listings. … Continued

Know What You Want vs. What You Need

In this day and age of being able to shop for anything anywhere, it is really important to know what you’re looking for when you start your home search. If you’ve been thinking about buying a home of your own for some time now, you’ve probably come up with a list of things that you’d … Continued