Myths About Home Buying

Slaying the Largest Homebuying Myths Today Some Highlights: The average down payment for first-time homebuyers is only 6%! Mortgage interest rates have been on the decline since November! Hop in now to lock in a low rate! 88% of property managers raised their rents in the last 12 months! The average credit score on approved … Continue reading Myths About Home Buying

Data Suggests April Is The Best Month To Sell Your Home

Data Says April is the Best Month to List Your Home for Sale So, is April really the best month to get your home sold? Our market data suggests that it is. The spring housing market is off to the races! The inventory of homes for sale is increasing, buyers are out in force, and … Continue reading Data Suggests April Is The Best Month To Sell Your Home

Home Buyers Guild

Ready to buy a new home? Here is a simple Home Buyers Guild to help you out! Are You Thinking About Buying a Home? The process of buying a home can be overwhelming at times, but you don’t need to go through it alone. You may be wondering if now is a good time to … Continue reading Home Buyers Guild

Home Appreciation is Softening

Home Prices are Not Dropping but Appreciation is Softening. Home prices have appreciated considerably over the last five years. This has some concerned that we may be in for another dramatic correction. However, recent statistics suggest home values will not crash as they did a decade ago. Instead, this time they will come in for … Continue reading Home Appreciation is Softening

Interest Rates Hits New 12 Month Low!

30 Year Mortgage Interest Rates Hit New 12 Month Low! According to Freddie Mac’sPrimary Mortgage Market Survey, interest rates for a 30-year fixed rate mortgage are currently at their lowest for 2019. Rates like these haven’t been seen since February 2018! Last week’s survey results reported an interest rate of 4.35%. This is a welcome … Continue reading Interest Rates Hits New 12 Month Low!

2019 Will Be A Great Year For Buyers & Sellers

2019 Will Be a Great Year for Buyers AND Sellers Many homeowners believe that rising interest rates and home prices have scared away buyers and therefore have not listed their houses for sale. However, the truth is that buyers who were unable to find a home last year are out in force, and there are … Continue reading 2019 Will Be A Great Year For Buyers & Sellers

How to Sell Your Home for the Best Price

How To Sell Your Home for the Best Price If your plan for 2019 includes selling your home, you will want to pay attention to where experts believe home values are headed. According to the latest Home Price Index from CoreLogic, home prices increased by 4.7% over the course of 2018. The map below shows … Continue reading How to Sell Your Home for the Best Price

4 Proven Ways Real Estate Can Build Wealth

4 Proven Ways Real Estate Can Build Wealth Recently, David Greene, co-host of the BiggerPockets podcast and a nationally renowned author and speaker, wrote an article in Forbes explaining how investing in real estate could help build wealth. Many of the points he made also apply to any family owning their own home too. Here … Continue reading 4 Proven Ways Real Estate Can Build Wealth

Fixer-Upper Mortgage For You?

Expand Your Homebuying Options With a Fixer-Upper Mortgage It’s the lament of first-time homebuyers in just about every housing market: There aren’t enough entry-level homes available that are move-in ready. One solution is to broaden the search to fixer-uppers. With a renovation mortgage, you can get one home loan that combines the purchase price with … Continue reading Fixer-Upper Mortgage For You?

Will Student Loan Debit Keep You From Buying?

Is Student Loan Debt A Threat to Homeownership? No! Will Student loan debit keep you from buying your first home? Over the course of the last thirty years, a shift has happened. An entire generation has been raised to believe that a college education is their key to unlocking opportunities that were not available to … Continue reading Will Student Loan Debit Keep You From Buying?