How To Buy A Home

Feb. 18, 2020

Top 10 Things to Look for When You Are House Hunting

Top 10 Things to Look for When You Are House Hunting

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When thinking about buying a home, this list can help get your search off on the right foot. While the number of rooms, the condition of the kitchen, and the size of the yard are important, there are other ...

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Feb. 11, 2020

Homeownership Rate on the Rise to a 6-Year High

 

Homeownership Rate on the Rise to a 6-Year High

Regardless of the lack of inventory on the market, the U.S. homeownership rate has climbed to a 6-year high. The United States Census Bureau reported that it increased to 65.1% in the fourth quarter of 2019, representing ...

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Feb. 3, 2020

Three Reasons Why Pre-Approval Is the First Step in the Homebuying Process

Three Reasons Why Pre-Approval Is the First Step in the Homebuying Process

When the number of buyers in the housing market outnumbers the number of homes for sale, it’s called a “seller’s market.” The advantage tips toward the seller as low inventory heats up the competition among those searching for a place ...

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Dec. 12, 2019

A 365 Day Difference in Homeownership

Become a First-Time Homebuyer: There are many financial and non-financial benefits to owning a home, and the most important thing is to first decide when the time is right for you. You have to determine that on your own, but know that now is a great time to buy ...

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Dec. 10, 2019

Have You Budgeted for Closing Costs?

Saving for a down payment is a key step in the home buying process, and it’s not the only piece you need to include in your budget. Another factor that’s important to plan for is the closing costs required to obtain a mortgage.

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What are closing costs?

When you close ...

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Nov. 18, 2019

2 Myths Holding Back Home Buyers

2 Myths Holding Back Home Buyers | Keeping Current Matters

 

 

In a recent article, First American shared how millennials are not really any different from previous generations when it comes to the goal of homeownership; it is still a huge part of their American Dream. The piece, however, also reveals,

“Saving for a down payment is one ...

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Nov. 12, 2019

Curious About Local Real Estate?

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Curious about local real estate? So are we! Every month we review trends in our real estate market and consider the number of homes on the market in each price tier, the amount of time particular homes have been listed for sale, specific neighborhood ...

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