Buyers

Feb. 22, 2021

Want to Build Wealth? Buy a Home This Year.

Every year, households across the country make the decision to rent for another year or take the leap into homeownership. They look at their earnings and savings and then decide what makes the most financial sense. That equation will most likely take into consideration monthly housing costs, tax advantages, and ...

View More
Posted in Buyers, Market Updates
Feb. 22, 2021

Where Have All the Houses Gone?

In today’s housing market, it seems harder than ever to find a home to buy. Before the health crisis hit us a year ago, there was already a shortage of homes for sale. When many homeowners delayed their plans to sell at the same time that more buyers aimed to ...

View More
Feb. 12, 2021

Why It’s Easy to Fall in Love with Homeownership

Some Highlights

Homeownership provides comfort, stability, and security, and it makes you feel more connected to your community.

Your home is something to be proud of and is uniquely yours, so you can customize it to your heart’s desire.

If you’re ready to fall in love with a home of ...

View More
Posted in Buyers
Feb. 10, 2021

Do I Really Need a 20% Down Payment to Buy a Home?

Is the idea of saving for a down payment holding you back from buying a home right now? You may be eager to take advantage of today’s low mortgage rates, but the thought of needing a large down payment might make you want to pump the brakes. Today, there’s still ...

View More
Posted in Buyers
Jan. 20, 2021

4 Reasons People Are Buying Homes in 2021

4 Reasons People Are Buying Homes in 2021

According to many experts, the real estate market is expected to continue growing in 2021, and it’s largely driven by the lasting impact the pandemic is having on our lifestyles. As many of us spend extra time at home, we’re reevaluating what ...

View More
Posted in Buyers, Sellers
Jan. 6, 2021

The Importance of Home Equity in Building Wealth

Homeownership has always been the first rung on the ladder leading to household wealth. As Freddie Mac recently posted:

“Homeownership has cemented its role as part of the American Dream, providing families with a place that is their own and an avenue for building wealth over time. This ‘wealth’ is ...

View More
Posted in Buyers, Market Updates
Dec. 10, 2020

A New Way to Shop for Homes in a Virtual World

In a year when we’re learning to do so much remotely, homebuying is no exception. From going to work to attending school, grocery shopping, and even seeing our doctors online, digital practices have changed the way we live.

This year, rather than delaying their home purchases, buyers – alongside their ...

View More
Posted in Buyers
Dec. 10, 2020

The Path to Homeownership [INFOGRAPHIC]

In Conclusion 

If you’re thinking of buying a home and not sure where to start, you’re not alone.

Here’s a map with 10 simple steps to follow in the homebuying process.

Let’s connect today to discuss the specific steps along the way in our Area. Are you considering a Move ...

View More
Posted in Buyers
Nov. 25, 2020

Is Buying a Home Today a Good Financial Move?

There’s no doubt 2020 has been a challenging year. A global pandemic coupled with an economic recession has caused heartache for many. However, it has also prompted more Americans to reconsider the meaning of “home.” This quest for a place better equipped to fulfill our needs, along with record-low ...

View More
Posted in Buyers, Interest Rates
Nov. 25, 2020

Your House May Be High on the Buyer Wish List This Holiday Season

Around this time each year, many homeowners decide to wait until after the holidays to sell their houses. Similarly, others who already have their homes on the market remove their listings until the spring. Let’s unpack the top reasons why selling your house now, or keeping it on the market ...

View More
Posted in Buyers, Sellers