Buying A Home

Jan. 18, 2019

What Is The Cost of Waiting to Buy Next Year?

 

Some Highlights:

  • The cost of waiting to buy is defined as the additional funds it would take to buy a home if prices & interest rates were to increase over a period of time.
  • Freddie Mac predicts interest rates to rise to 5.1% by the end of 2019 ...
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Jan. 1, 2019

Where Is The Housing Market Headed In 2019?

Some Highlights:

  • ­Interest rates are projected to increase steadily throughout 2019, but buyers will still be able to lock in a rate lower than their parents or grandparents did when they bought their homes!
  • Home prices will rise at a rate of 4.8% over the course of 2019 according ...
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Dec. 28, 2018

How To Save Thousands Of Dollars In Interest On Your Mortgage

 

One of the most common loans you can get to buy a home is a 30-year fixed rate mortgage. If the thought of paying for your home over the course of 30-years seems daunting, here are some easy ways to shorten that term which will actually end up saving ...

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Dec. 20, 2018

5 Reasons To Sell This Winter!

 

Here are five reasons listing your home for sale this winter makes sense.

1. Demand Is Strong

The latest Buyer Traffic Report from the National Association of Realtors (NAR) shows that buyer demand remains strong throughout the vast majority of the country. These buyers are ready, willing and ...

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Dec. 4, 2018

4 Reasons To Buy A Home This Winter!

 

Here are four great reasons to consider buying a home today instead of waiting.

1. Prices Will Continue to Rise

CoreLogic’s latest Home Price Insight report revealed that home prices have appreciated by 5.6% over the last 12 months. The same report predicts that prices will continue to ...

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Nov. 28, 2018

24% Of Renters Believe Winter Is The Best Time To Buy A Home

In real estate, the spring is often seen as the ideal time to buy or sell a house. The term “Spring Buyer’s Season” exists for a reason, as renters and those looking to move on from their current home thaw out from the winter and hit the market ready to ...

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Nov. 4, 2018

Pre-Approval: Your 1st Step In Buying A Home

n many markets across the country, the number of buyers searching for their dream homes outnumbersthe number of homes for sale. This has led to a competitive marketplace where buyers often need to stand out. One way to show you are serious about buying your dream home is to ...

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Oct. 27, 2018

Buying A Home? Do You Know The Lingo?

Some Highlights:

  • Buying a home can be intimidating if you are not familiar with the terms used during the process.
  • To start you on your path with confidence, we have compiled a list of some of the most common terms used when buying a home.
  • The best way to ensure ...
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Oct. 27, 2018

Buying A Home Can Be Scary… Until You Know The Facts [INFOGRAPHIC]

Some Highlights:

Many potential homebuyers believe that they need a 20% down payment and a 780 FICO® 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 ...
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