It took longer than I could have ever expected, but the website is back up and running, rebuilt from the ground up.
Your real estate agent can fill lots of the big-picture details, but it pays to do your research before committing to a residential purchase.
The results of countless studies have shown that potential home buyers, and even current homeowners, have an inflated view of what is really required to qualify for a mortgage in today’s market. One such study by the Wharton School of Business at the University of Pennsylvania revealed that many millennials have not yet considered purchasing homes simply because […]
I previously informed you about a study that revealed that 1.5 million homeowners who were negatively impacted by the housing crisis could re-enter the housing market between 2016-2019.
I collect my pet peeves, because I demand better of myself, especially for my clients.
And they are completely avoidable, at little or no expense.
The buying process flowchart
- The Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA) recently released their latest Quarterly Home Price Index report.
- In the report, home prices are compared both regionally and by state.
- Based on the latest numbers, if you plan on relocating to another state, waiting to move may end up costing you more!
- Alaska & West Virginia were the only states where home prices are lower than they were last year.
Kenny Brooks, you’re my hero. Ferris Bueller reference aside, this guy is amazing. “Sales” as a term has a bad vibe, but it doesn’t have to be a bad thing. Although Kenny is obviously persistent, you really do want him to stay around and give him money.
One of the main reasons why For Sale By Owners (FSBOs) don’t use a real estate agent is because they believe they will save the commission an agent charges for getting their house on the market and selling it. A new study by Collateral Analytics, however, reveals that FSBOs don’t actually save anything, and in […]
I never assume anyone is broke simply by how they are dressed or present themselves.
I have five pretty simple rules to make our home shopping experience as stress-free as possible.
You’ll save a lot of money, they are easy to deal with, and their job is to help you.
Your bank? Probably notsomuch…
I’m jamming to some techno music on Pandora and hammering away at a website upgrade, so pardon any dust for the next few days.
First volunteer project of 2017 – oyster domes!
Yep, I’m back online and about to crank out some content for 2017. To start with, I’m talking about why I “went dark” for the last bit of 2016, why …
REALTOR®? Or REALTOR_? What about Realtor®? Or Realtor?
Search Engine Optimization (SEO) hates these variations. So how can I be in-compliance with NAR Policy and still get seen on the internet?!?
Don’t do these things. Seriously.
When it comes to buying a home, you shouldn’t get advice from just anyone. You should Get Realtor®.
by Samantha Reeves Published: September 28, 2015 VA home loans are low-cost, flexible and borrower-friendly. And they’re soaring in popularity. It’s no wonder that eager sellers want to tap into …
Homebuyers with little savings are finding more home loans are available for a low down payment — some even have no down payment.