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Millionaire to Millennials: Don’t Rent a Home… Buy!

Tuesday February 6th, 2018 First Time Home Buyers, For Buyers, Millennials, Move-Up Buyers In a CNBC article, self-made millionaire David Bach explained that: “The biggest mistake millennials are making is not buying their first home.” He goes on to say that, “If you want to build real financial security, real wealth for your lifetime, then…
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February 6, 2018 0

Whether You Rent or Buy, Either Way You’re Paying a Mortgage!

Whether You Rent or Buy, Either Way You’re Paying a Mortgage!  Monday February 5th, 2018  First Time Home Buyers, For Buyers, Interest Rates, Move-Up Buyers,Rent vs. Buy There are some people who have not purchased homes because they are uncomfortable taking on the obligation of a mortgage. Everyone should realize, however, that unless you are living with your parents…
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February 5, 2018 0

5 Reasons Homeowners Can Throw Better Super Bowl Parties! [INFOGRAPHIC]

Highlights: Watching the big game at home with your friends & family offers many advantages. There’s more room to entertain a large crowd and you don’t have to worry about complaints to your landlord if you cheer too loudly! The kitchen is big enough to make as many appetizers as you want, and if some…
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February 2, 2018 0

Bidding Wars Abound… How Long Will They Continue?

Thursday February 1st, 2018 For Buyers, For Sellers, Move-Up Buyers, Pricing Just like with any product or service, the law of supply and demand impacts home prices. Any time that there is less supply than the market demands, prices increase. In many areas of the country, the supply of homes for sale in the starter…
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February 1, 2018 0

Study Shows “Millennials Deserve More Credit”

Wednesday January 31st, 2018 First Time Home Buyers, For Buyers, For Sellers, Millennials, Move-Up Buyers When it comes to talking about millennials, there are many stereotypes out there that have influenced the way the public feels about the generation. Whether it’s the assumption that millennials are irresponsible with money and would rather buy avocado toast…
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January 31, 2018 0

2 Major Myths Holding Back Home Buyers

Tuesday January 30th, 2018 Buying Myths, Down Payments, First Time Home Buyers, For Buyers, Move-Up Buyers Urban Institute recently released a report entitled, “Barriers to Accessing Homeownership,” which revealed that “eighty percent of consumers either are unaware of how much lenders require for a down payment or believe all lenders require a down payment above…
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January 30, 2018 0

U.S. Housing Inventory Crunch Continues… List Your House Today!

Monday January 29th, 2018 For Sellers, Housing Market Updates, Move-Up Buyers Every winter, families across the country decide if this will be the year that they sell their current houses and move into their dream homes. Mortgage rates hovered around 4% for all of 2017 which forced many buyers off the fence and into the…
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January 29, 2018 0

5 Reasons Millennials Choose to Buy [INFOGRAPHIC]

Some Highlights: “The majority of millennials said they consider owning a home more sensible than renting for both financial and lifestyle reasons — including control of living space, flexibility in future decisions, privacy and security, and living in a nice home.” The top reason millennials choose to buy is to have control over their living…
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January 29, 2018 0

If You’re Considering Selling, ACT NOW!!

Thursday January 25th, 2018 For Sellers, Housing Market Updates, Move-Up Buyers Definitely an aggressive headline. However, as the final data on the 2017 housing market rolls in, we can definitely say one thing: If you are considering selling, IT IS TIME TO LIST YOUR HOME! How did we finish 2017? New-home sales were at their…
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January 25, 2018 0

Gap Between Homeowners & Appraisers Narrows to Lowest Mark in 2 Years

Wednesday January 24th, 2018 For Sellers, Move-Up Buyers, Pricing In today’s housing market, where supply is very low and demand is very high, home values are increasing rapidly. Many experts are projecting that home values could appreciate by another 4% or more over the next twelve months. One major challenge in such a market is…
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January 24, 2018 0