Home Buyers

Oct. 10, 2017

4 Things You Absolutely Must Get Rid Of Before You Move

4 Things You Absolutely Must Get Rid Of Before You Move

So you're moving, and on your verrrrrry long moving-related "to-do" list is that old favorite: packing. Did you just let out a big sigh at the thought? Us, too. Face it, it's no fun. Actually ...

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Oct. 10, 2017

Financial Don'ts When Getting Ready To Buy A Home

Financial Don'ts When Getting Ready To Buy A Home

If you're in the process of buying a home, you've probably already met with a lender who advised you on what to do and what not to do during the escrow process. But if you're just getting ...

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Oct. 10, 2017

Building an Emergency Fund to Cover Unexpected Home Repairs

Building an Emergency Fund to Cover Unexpected Home Repairs

With homeownership comes new responsibilities, including repair and maintenance expenses. Sooner or later, you'll encounter a leaky faucet or a blown circuit breaker and quickly learn that keeping your household up and running is no longer as simple as a ...

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Oct. 10, 2017

6 Surprising Benefits Of Buying Or Selling Your Home In The Fall

6 Surprising Benefits Of Buying Or Selling Your Home In The Fall

Seeing fewer for-sale signs now that summer is over? That can be great news for buyers who are looking to score a new home and buyers who want to get rid of their place and buy a new ...

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Sept. 11, 2017

Are Millions of Boomerang Buyers About To Ignite The Real Estate Market?

Are Millions Of Boomerang Buyers About To Ignite The Real Estate Market?

Remember all those people who defaulted on their homes during the last housing crisis? Well, those bankruptcies are about to be discharged, or they already have been, and that means we could soon see an avalanche of homebuyers ...

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Sept. 11, 2017

6 Important Things To Know About New-Home Upgrades

6 Important Things To Know About New-Home Upgrades

Getting ready to buy a brand-new house? Moving into a home that no one has ever lived in before is incredibly exciting. So is picking out all your finishes so everything really suits you. But there are several important factors to keep ...

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Sept. 11, 2017

Easy Fixes For Potential Deal Killers

Easy Fixes For Potential Deal Killers

You're ready to sell your home, you've got a buyer lined up, you're about to make an offer on that great home down the street, and then... everything falls apart.

"It's a problem that's more common than you'd ...

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Sept. 11, 2017

How To Simplify Your Next Move

When you're selling your home, getting your belongings organized can seem like a low priority. You're dealing with finding the right real estate agent, the best time to list your home on the market, and maybe even house-hunting for a new place to live.

All of that can ...

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March 8, 2017

How Will A 0.5% Change In Interest Rate Affect You?

One of our lenders came into our morning sales meeting this week.  He shared with us that the Federal Reserve is expected to raise rates next week.  On top of that, they are planning for 2 more increases before the end of 2017.  In the past few months, mortgage rates ...

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Feb. 27, 2017

Where Are Home Prices Headed In The Next Five Years?

Where Are the Home Prices Heading in the Next 5 Years? | Keeping Current Matters

Today, many real estate conversations center on housing prices and where they may be headed. That is why we like the Home Price Expectation Survey. Every quarter, Pulsenomics surveys a nationwide panel of over one hundred economists, real estate experts, and investment & market strategists about where they believe ...

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