Zillow Advice: Buying Process - historically, what is the best time of the year to buy a house http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/historically-what-is-the-best-time-of-the-year-to-buy-a-house/305257/ Zillow Advice | Zillow Real Estate Roberto, a lot of new posters ... http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/historically-what-is-the-best-time-of-the-year-to-buy-a-house/305257/ Roberto, a lot of new posters miss the posting date. Sometimes those who have been here a long time miss the posting date on an older post that has been resurrected. It would be better to politely post that the thread is now 2 years old and the person who asked the question is probably long gone or disinterested in a reply now. Sun, 19 Feb 2012 19:40:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/historically-what-is-the-best-time-of-the-year-to-buy-a-house/305257/ 2012-02-19T19:40:00Z Nothing like answering a ... http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/historically-what-is-the-best-time-of-the-year-to-buy-a-house/305257/ Nothing like answering a 2 year old question to show how on top of things you are... Sun, 19 Feb 2012 07:44:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/historically-what-is-the-best-time-of-the-year-to-buy-a-house/305257/ 2012-02-19T07:44:00Z In a normal year the real ... http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/historically-what-is-the-best-time-of-the-year-to-buy-a-house/305257/ <p class="MsoNormal">In a normal year the real estate market is going through a cycle. It usually start in February-March when at that time home inventory start raising, and more people start looking to buy a home or sell their home usually at that time buyers have to compete on the home inventory and home pricing start going up. Inventory and pricing continue to ramp up till May-June-July which during that time most families with kids choose to move. Then during Aug-Sep-Oct prices slightly goes down. Nov-Dec-Jan most families focus on Thanks giving and Christmas and inventory and prices are the lowest of the year.</p> <p class="MsoNormal">There are still good strategies to find good homes for good price in any time of the year.</p> <p class="MsoNormal">Let me know what you think.</p> <p class="MsoNormal">Paz</p> Sun, 19 Feb 2012 06:51:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/historically-what-is-the-best-time-of-the-year-to-buy-a-house/305257/ 2012-02-19T06:51:00Z If you were shopping in December, ... http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/historically-what-is-the-best-time-of-the-year-to-buy-a-house/305257/ If you were shopping in December, I would say that is fairly good month.&nbsp;<br/><br/>There was a lot of activity in recent months here in Longmont. Inventory has been drawn down in many parts of Boulder County. Historically, winter months are good months to shop, but no one has written these things in stone.<br/><br/>Thanks for asking your question, fbabnic!<br/><br/>Best,<br/>SuZ<br/>PML of Longmont<br/><em>[contact information deleted by Zillow moderator.&nbsp; Please see our Good Neighbor Policy]</em> Sun, 19 Feb 2012 04:55:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/historically-what-is-the-best-time-of-the-year-to-buy-a-house/305257/ 2012-02-19T04:55:00Z the best time to buy is when ... http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/historically-what-is-the-best-time-of-the-year-to-buy-a-house/305257/ the best time to buy is when there are the fewest qualified buyers available (supply and demand). the holidays are always the slowest time of year. therefore, you could get a very nice deal for yourself right now. Sat, 03 Dec 2011 20:38:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/historically-what-is-the-best-time-of-the-year-to-buy-a-house/305257/ 2011-12-03T20:38:00Z The slowest time of the year ... http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/historically-what-is-the-best-time-of-the-year-to-buy-a-house/305257/ The slowest time of the year for Realtors is during the winter in a no ski resort area. The slowest time in the year for sales in Florida would be in the summer. Buying and selling houses take place in every month. The time to buy is when you find a house that is suitable, in a&nbsp;desirable&nbsp;neighborhood and at an&nbsp;affordable price.&nbsp; Sat, 18 Jun 2011 21:08:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/historically-what-is-the-best-time-of-the-year-to-buy-a-house/305257/ 2011-06-18T21:08:00Z You should be in contract ... http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/historically-what-is-the-best-time-of-the-year-to-buy-a-house/305257/ You should be in contract asap and be closing by March 26th 2010 or sooner! Mon, 28 Dec 2009 00:09:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/historically-what-is-the-best-time-of-the-year-to-buy-a-house/305257/ 2009-12-28T00:09:00Z there is no way to really ... http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/historically-what-is-the-best-time-of-the-year-to-buy-a-house/305257/ there is no way to really answer this question at this time.<br/><br/>It used to be december since the market slows so there was more incentives. <br/><br/>this year for me... i saw october huge boom. and march<br/><br/>tax credit changes it Tue, 15 Dec 2009 23:42:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/historically-what-is-the-best-time-of-the-year-to-buy-a-house/305257/ 2009-12-15T23:42:00Z Go for it. Make your life ... http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/historically-what-is-the-best-time-of-the-year-to-buy-a-house/305257/ Go for it. Make your life a life worth living well! Thu, 10 Dec 2009 05:19:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/historically-what-is-the-best-time-of-the-year-to-buy-a-house/305257/ 2009-12-10T05:19:00Z this month is an excellent ... http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/historically-what-is-the-best-time-of-the-year-to-buy-a-house/305257/ this month is an excellent month to buy your home at 60% off their peak as long as you can qualify or have the cash Thu, 10 Dec 2009 05:00:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/historically-what-is-the-best-time-of-the-year-to-buy-a-house/305257/ 2009-12-10T05:00:00Z