Posts tagged ‘first time home buyer’

September 18, 2017

New to home buying? Make your way through the steps with this interactive buyer guide.

New to home buying? Make your way through the steps with this interactive buyer guide.

Those new to home buying will have many questions. We’re here to help answer some of them for you. Make your way through this interactive home buyers guide to discover information important to your home purchase. How does the guide work? Simply hit the yellow “start” button and then follow the numbered steps.     […]

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August 21, 2017

Homeownership: 8 reasons to buy your own place

Homeownership: 8 reasons to buy your own place

You have to pay to live somewhere, so why not put money toward something you can eventually own and profit from? Here are eight reasons it pays to become a homeowner Tax deductions from mortgage interest and property taxes The freedom to make the place your own through decorating/remodeling A safe place to raise a […]

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August 1, 2017

Can you own for less than rent? Try a search and see for yourself.

Can you own for less than rent? Try a search and see for yourself.

Is your apartment becoming less affordable as rents rise? Do you need to move to find somewhere less expensive to live? As long as you have to go through the trouble of moving, consider buying a home or condominium.  You may be surprised at what you can find that may cost less than your current rent. […]

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July 24, 2017

6 tips to help you to successfully buy a home in a competitive market

6 tips to help you to successfully buy a home in a competitive market

It can be really frustrating for homebuyers these days!  We constantly are hearing of buyers losing out on home after home due to competing offers – even if they offered over-asking to begin with.  Buyers HAVE to be ready to go in order to win the “one”.   Special times call for special measures! Be […]

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July 10, 2017

Interest rates and the affect on home buying power & long term costs. Rates still historically low!

Interest rates and the affect on home buying power & long term costs. Rates still historically low!

Interest rates fluctuate on an ongoing basis – from rates in the teens in the 1980s to the low single digit rates of today.  Not only are they low, but they have remained low for actually a very long time. (Currently creeping upward…) Buyers need to know what an opportunity this is – and how much […]

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