First-Time Home Buyers, Are You Making These 7 Mistakes?
It’s easy to fall in love with your dream house (and the idea of finally buying one), and we all know that when you’re as enamored as you are pressured to take a big leap, your judgment could be clouded. Remember that stakes are high when you’re purchasing a house, so here’s a list of major ...
All the Closing Costs Associated with Buying a Home
First-time buyers may not be aware of the long list of fees that are associated with Closing Costs. Buying a house is a big investment and a tedious process, and closing costs with prepaids can run typically 2.5% - 3% of the home value.  In this article, we break down the various closing ...
5 Uncontrollable Factors That Affect Home Prices
Since the housing crash in the late 2000’s, the real estate market in the United States has regained its composure, which paved the way for low-interest rates and limited housing inventory. This may look ideal for sellers but a burden to homebuyers (and even renters!) because they have to ...
5 Reasons Why A 30-Year Mortgage May Be The Right Choice For You
If you’re a home buyer deciding between getting a 15-year and a 30-year mortgage, there’s a great chance that you’ve already consulted with friends and family, and may even have done tons of research online. You know that there are pros and cons for each type of mortgage, and ...
5 Ways Millennials Are Changing The Real Estate Scene
Millennials. They’re the generation of people born between the 1980s to early 2000s, or also called the Generation Y. Many stereotypes have influenced how they have been viewed by the public, including the typical assumptions that they jump from one job to another, that they couldn’t ...
Top Things To Consider When Evaluating Home Purchase Offers
A purchase offer is a written, detailed document that includes what the buyer wants to offer for a home for sale, together with the conditions under which they are willing to buy the home. Receiving multiple purchase offers from potential buyers can be very exciting! It’s a great indication ...
Home Sellers: Don’t Be Guilty Of These 5 Home Inspection Mistakes
Preparing for a home inspection definitely pays off in the long run, and you don’t even have to shell out tons of cash for it. You just have to make sure that the process goes smoothly for the inspector so that you can have a well-standing report for your potential buyer.Take note that ...
7 Misconceptions That Hinder People From Getting An FHA Loan
Planning on getting an FHA loan for a house but aren’t quite sure which of the things you keep hearing are true? In this blog, we’ll debunk the top seven myths about FHA mortgages so that we can help you gain a better understanding of this financing option. ...