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15 Mortgage Tips for First-Time Homebuyers

By |2017-08-01T21:01:08+00:00August 1st, 2017|Categories: First Time Homebuyers, House Hunting, Millennials & Home Ownership|

If you're in the market for your first home, the process may seem pretty daunting, especially getting your first mortgage. However, the more you know about mortgages, the better prepared you'll be, so here are 15 things you should know that can get you ready for the application process and possibly save you thousands of dollars. [...]

8 Tips for Buying Your First Home

By |2017-08-01T18:40:05+00:00August 1st, 2017|Categories: First Time Homebuyers, House Hunting, Millennials & Home Ownership|

Below are eight tips all homeowners, especially first-timers, should keep in mind when buying their homes. Unfortunately there is no way to guarantee that the market won’t crash again, but taking these steps can help homeowners maximize their odds of success. 8. Credit Fix-Up Credit scores, for better or for worse, will have a large impact [...]

Top Tips for Buying in a Seller’s Market

By |2017-08-01T18:30:23+00:00August 1st, 2017|Categories: House Hunting|

It is safe to say that purchasing a home is quite possibly the single largest investment most consumers will make during their lifetime. So, it is natural for them to be a bit cautious, ensuring they understand all the market nuances before making an offer on a home. Unfortunately, that is not always the case. Some [...]

6 Surprising Reasons to Go to an Open House—Even If You’re Not Buying

By |2017-08-01T18:22:32+00:00July 11th, 2017|Categories: First Time Homebuyers, House Hunting, Millennials & Home Ownership|

Perusing online real estate listings can be nothing less than addictive. We've all spent time scouring the internet, ogling homes for sale that we don't intend—or can't afford—to buy. Because it's fun! But would you ever hop in the car and go look at a house in person, even if you're not at all ready to make an [...]

5 Factors to Consider When Buying a Second Home

By |2017-08-01T18:22:56+00:00July 11th, 2017|Categories: House Hunting, Investment Properties, Second Home|

Buying a second home is a dream for many Americans. It's also a big decision. Before you make any major money decisions make sure you break down the pros and cons of such an investment. (photo source: http://www.hgtv.com/shows/amazing-water-homes) 1. Your Interest Rates May Be Higher Second mortgage interest rates on average tend to be [...]