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Buying a Home While Relocating is a Smarter Choice

The idea of buying a home is challenging enough as the process requires a lengthy approval validation, paperwork, financing, and the actual move with logistics. However, when one really looks at what typically occurs with relocation, buying versus renting can start to make more sense over time.

By |April 22nd, 2021|Blog|Comments Off on Buying a Home While Relocating is a Smarter Choice

Do Not Procrastinate On These Spring Maintenance Tasks

At the flowers begin to bloom and the weather starts to warm up, everyone is thinking about spring cleaning. It is critical to make sure the house is ready for the warmer weather. What are the top spring maintenance tasks that have to be completed? Do not procrastinate on these tasks, as the price could be high.

By |April 21st, 2021|Blog|Comments Off on Do Not Procrastinate On These Spring Maintenance Tasks

7 Inexpensive Upgrades You Can Make To Your Rental Property

Upgrading your rental doesn't need to cut deeply into your profits. You can add curb appeal and help prospective tenants see your rental as their next home by making some simple changes. The following upgrades are all things that a handy landlord can do without needing to hire professional contractors.

By |April 20th, 2021|Blog|Comments Off on 7 Inexpensive Upgrades You Can Make To Your Rental Property

What’s Ahead For Mortgage Rates This Week – April 19, 2021

Last week's economic news included readings from the National Association of Home Builders on housing markets along with Commerce Department readings on housing starts and building permits issued. Fed Chair Jerome Powell appeared on 60 Minutes. Weekly readings on mortgage rates and jobless claims were also released.

By |April 19th, 2021|Blog|Comments Off on What’s Ahead For Mortgage Rates This Week – April 19, 2021

NAHB: Home Builder Confidence Ticks Up in April

The national reading for home builder confidence rose one point to an index reading of 83 in April; the National Association of Home Builders predicted a reading of 84. Component readings for April's national index readings were mixed. Builder confidence in current market conditions for single-family homes rose one point to 88. Builder confidence in market conditions for single-family homes in the next six months fell two points to 81 but homebuilder confidence in buyer traffic in new home developments rose two points to an index reading of 75.

By |April 16th, 2021|Blog|Comments Off on NAHB: Home Builder Confidence Ticks Up in April

It’s Almost Spring Cleaning Time! Kick Clutter To The Curb With These Home Cleaning Tips

Spring is around the corner, and it's time to get your home in order!

By |April 15th, 2021|Blog|Comments Off on It’s Almost Spring Cleaning Time! Kick Clutter To The Curb With These Home Cleaning Tips

3 Easy Ways to Put Aside a Bit of Extra Cash So You Can Pay off Your Mortgage Faster

If your personal budget is similar to many other people's budgets, your home mortgage payment is by far the largest expense that you pay for each month. In fact, this payment may easily account for 20 or 25 percent or more of your take-home income. Understandably, you may be focused on trying to pay this expense off early.

By |April 14th, 2021|Blog|Comments Off on 3 Easy Ways to Put Aside a Bit of Extra Cash So You Can Pay off Your Mortgage Faster

Boosting Your Credit Score To Qualify For Better Rates

The better your credit score, the better the mortgage interest rate for which you should qualify. That can mean thousands of dollars saved over the life of the mortgage. If your credit score needs improving, get started prior to your search for a new home.

By |April 13th, 2021|Blog|Comments Off on Boosting Your Credit Score To Qualify For Better Rates

What’s Ahead For Mortgage Rates This Week – April 12, 2021

Last week's economic reporting included readings from the Federal Reserve's Federal Open Market Committee and a speech given by Fed Chair Jerome Powell. Weekly reports on mortgage rates and jobless claims were also released.

By |April 12th, 2021|Blog|Comments Off on What’s Ahead For Mortgage Rates This Week – April 12, 2021

The Three Essential Habits That Successful Home Buyers Must Embrace

Whether you are preparing to purchase your first home or it has been many years since you last walked through the home buying process, you may be starting to feel overwhelmed at the thought of all of the work that lies in front of you. While each home buying transaction is unique, the most successful home buyers have typically adopted a few behaviors. You may keep these in mind to help you navigate through the process with success.

By |April 9th, 2021|Blog|Comments Off on The Three Essential Habits That Successful Home Buyers Must Embrace