• What To Expect When Doing The Home Inspection

    What happens after you made an offer and it was accepted? Your next task is to have the home inspected prior to closing. More often than not, your agent may have made your offer contingent on a clean home inspection. This contingency allows you to renegotiate the price paid for the home, ask the sellers to cover […]

    Read More

  • Buying A Home Can Be Scary…

    Don’t be spooked this Halloween. Buying a home can be scary…until you know the facts: At A Glance: 36% of Americans think they need a 20% down payment to buy a home. 44% of Millennials who purchased a home this year have put down less than 10%. 8% of loan applications were approved last month. […]

    Read More

  • What You Need To Know About The Mortgage Process

    What will you need to qualify for a mortgage in today’s market? You and your mortgage lender will need to take into account your down payment, income source and verification, credit history, third-party appraisal, stable income history, and asset documentation. You will interact with various professionals during the homebuying process, all of whom are valuable […]

    Read More

  • Change In Home Sales By Price Range

    Home sales are up year-over-year in 4 price ranges. As home prices continue to rise, there will be less homes available for sale in lower price ranges. If you are thinking of getting into the market, now may be a great time to do so. Contact me today to get started on your home selling […]

    Read More

  • What Do You Actually Need To Get A Mortgage?

    In a recent study, Fannie Mae released information about “What do consumers know about the Mortgage Qualification Criteria?”. The study revealed that Americans are misinformed about what is required to qualify for a mortgage when purchasing a home. Here are three takeaways: 54% of consumers don’t know what FICO score is necessary 59% of consumers don’t know […]

    Read More

  • Should I Buy Now or Wait Until Next Year?

    Are you one of the many Millennials who sees your friends and family diving head first into the real estate market and are wondering if now is the time for you to do the same? Freddie Mac predicts that interest rates will rise to 4.8% by next year. CoreLogic predicts that home prices will appreciate […]

    Read More

  • How Will Higher Interest Rates Affect You?

    Recently, an article published by the Washington Post noted a new “threat” that homebuyers will soon face is higher mortgage rates. As revealed in the article: The Mortgage Bankers Association expects that rates on 30-year loans could reach 4.8 percent by the end of next year, topping 5 percent in 2017. Rates haven’t been that […]

    Read More