Santa Clarita Real Estate Professional


Hilary Blaha, REALTOR®

Hilary Blaha is a real estate professional with Pinnacle Estate Properties and serves the Santa Clarita area, including; Newhall, Saugus, Canyon Country, Valencia, Stevenson Ranch, Westridge, Castaic, Val Verde, Acton, and Agua Dulce.

Hilary has been a Santa Clarita Valley resident since 1989 and brings her unique knowledge of the area to every transaction. Area knowledge is a huge advantage to working with Hilary. However, it is not all she has to offer. In addition, she has a decade of real estate experience, up-to-date with the latest technology, and is certified in short sales and foreclosures. She takes great pride in her commitment to her clients and looks forward to helping you buy or sell your next home.

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Santa Clarita Real Estate Blog

Mortgage Rates Hit Record Lows for Three Consecutive Weeks

Over the past several weeks, Freddie Mac has reported the average 30-year fixed mortgage rate dropping to record lows, all the way down to 3.03%. Last week’s reported rate reached the lowest point in the history of the survey, which dates back to 1971 (See graph below): What does this mean for buyers? This is huge for homebuyers. Those currently taking advantage of the increasing affordability that comes with historically low interest rates are winning big. According to Sam Khater, Chief Economist at Freddie Mac: “The summer is heating up as record low mortgage rates continue to spur homebuyer demand.” … Continue reading

What Are Experts Saying about Home Prices?

Last week, a very well-respected real estate analytics firm surprised many with their home price projection for the next twelve months. CoreLogic, in their latest Home Price Index said: “The economic downturn that started in March 2020 is predicted to cause a 6.6% drop in the HPI by May 2021, which would be the first decrease in annual home prices in over 9 years.” The forecast was surprising as it was strikingly different than any other projection by major analysts. Six of the other eight forecasts call for appreciation, and the two who project depreciation indicate it will be one … Continue reading

 

Client Testimonials

“Hilary has been a joy to work with. We were first time buyers and at the time we met her, had very little idea about exactly what we were looking for, where we wanted to live and how much we could afford to spend. She was extremely patient with us as our wants and needs evolved throughout the process. She gave advice but was never pushy, always accommodated our schedule and was always available to us. We wouldn’t hesitate to recommend Hilary. 2010”
by Simon and Laura Verlaque