Odd Lots: Holidays, Points, Fees and More

UExpress, Dec. 24, 2021–Lew Sichelman
If the winter holiday season now begins with Halloween, and the Super Bowl kicks off the spring homebuying season, when do people begin looking in earnest for second homes? That starts the day after Christmas, according to the Private Community Registry, an online resource for folks looking for holiday houses. Visitors to the site increased 36% between December 2020 and January 2021, and requests for more information jumped 38% in that same period.