This year has been nonstop uncertainty. Despite everything, the housing market is one thing that’s been consistently strong this year. So, what do experts think next year will bring? Will that positivity hold steady, or are we in for a bust?
Spring is upon us, which typically involves a big peak of home buyers checking out properties, negotiating, and closing on new places. But the outbreak, with its quarantine measures and economic uncertainties, has many a real estate shopper wondering: Should I buy a home now, or wait?
Since you’re in the market for a new home, you’re probably in the market for a new mortgage. Here are 3 critical shopping tips for anyone looking for a new loan. 1. Know the Terms All the terms of a loan matter. Unfortunately, shopping for a mortgage is not as simple as finding out how […]
Searching for your next home involves a lot more than just picking the right house. When you’re ready for your next move, we will evaluate the house you want and show you how it compares to others in the area. We understand home buyer needs and will negotiate with sellers on your behalf. Here are some […]
Do you find yourself dreaming about a new home? Or, maybe you think it could be time to move to a new neighborhood. Ask yourself these questions to figure out if it’s time to search for greener pastures. 1. How happy are you with your current home? If you’re not feeling the love when you walk […]
Spring has historically been the busiest buying season, but as competition for homes heats up across the country, January is the new April. According to new research, January 2019 was only 1% behind February for the most monthly views per listing on realtor.com. So, what does that mean for both buyers and sellers? The busiest season […]
Do you know how much your home is worth? No, really, do you? Homeowners and buyers across the country often answer this question by turning to a figure known as a Zestimate, produced by Zillow.com. Zillow’s intention is to create an accurate value estimate for the over 100 million homes indexed by the site. Although it […]
What’s the number one hurdle for renters making the leap to homeownership? That pesky down payment. Even with an FHA loan that only requires a minimum of 3.5% down, the thought of setting aside several thousand dollars is daunting (and for some, darn near impossible). A survey from Apartment List highlights the struggle for millennial renters, with […]
There are a lot of factors to consider before buying a new home. We routinely study the market, and our research has shown that right now might be a great time to buy a new home. 3 Reasons to Buy Now: 1. Mortgage rates remain historically low. This won’t last forever. Did you know that […]