Posts tagged ‘home buying’

November 13, 2017

Your credit score is important when you are buying a home. Read more about it…

Your credit score is important when you are buying a home. Read more about it…

You are seriously thinking about buying a home… good for you!  To qualify for the best mortgage rates, you’ll need a good credit score  as lenders use your score to determine how credit worthy you are – how likely you are to make payments on time. Your lender will run a detailed credit report on […]

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November 6, 2017

Invest in yourself! Buy real estate.

Invest in yourself! Buy real estate.

Owning a home is not for everyone. Some are not ready to settle down. Some have credit issues. But if you can afford it, you’ll benefit from investing in yourself.  While people buy houses for many reasons, not all monetary, who can deny the importance of paying yourself first by paying off your mortgage every little […]

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October 23, 2017

Potential home buyers overestimating credit & down payment needed to buy

Potential home buyers overestimating credit & down payment needed to buy

65% of  respondents to a recent Wells Fargo survey feel homeownership is the American Dream, an accomplishment to be proud of and something they aspire to. 72% of them feel now is a good time to buy. But the survey also showed that consumers have misconceptions about credit & downpayments as related to buying a home, […]

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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 7, 2017

How can a Buyer’s agent help a homebuyer?

How can a Buyer’s agent help a homebuyer?

In the traditional home buying process, a real estate agent who is working with a buyer without an agency contract is, by law, working on behalf of the seller.  They will work with the buyer but are required to advocate for the seller’s best interests. So… how do you get an agent to work on behalf of YOU, […]

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