What Documents Are Needed When Applying for a Mortgage?

Prepare for Mortgage Application

Are you ready to buy a home? I’ll bet you’re pretty excited…right? But wait…not so fast.  You’ll need to try your best not to put the cart before the horse. While buying a new home is exciting, it’s also a long journey that’s going to require your active participation if you… Read more »

Should I Buy A Home Directly From The Listing Agent?

Should I use the listing agent to buy a home

One of the first questions buyers generally have is “Should I buy a home directly from the listing agent?” That’s a very good question and one that, if you don’t know the answer, could result in a big—huge mistake! OK, so what are you saying? Well, we’re saying that, first… Read more »

Should I Buy A Home This Year or Wait?

buying a home six factors to consider

Deciding whether to buy a home this year or wait is a tough decision, because you never know what the future holds. However, if you think about it, how many times have you listened to “experts” who make a prediction about the housing market and it never comes to pass?… Read more »

Must Known Facts When Buying a Home with Homeowners’ Association

Things to know when buying a home with Homeowners Association

You are so excited, you finally found the absolute perfect house—we get it. But…there’s a catch—this house is in a homeowners’ association governed neighborhood. OK…that’s not such a big deal… Or is it? Yes! It’s a big deal. A very big deal, especially if you don’t take the time to… Read more »

Top Home Buying Mistakes to Avoid

Avoid Mistakes When Buying a Home

Watch Out! Top 10 Home Buying Mistakes to Avoid Are you ready…get set…let’s go buy a house! But wait, not so fast…there’s more to buying a house than just the pure excitement of it all. There is a right way and a wrong way to go about buying a home… Read more »

How Mortgage Rates Affect Home Buying Now and Going Forward

Mortgage Rates Affect Home Buying

If you have been thinking about buying a home, you no doubt have lots of questions, especially about interest rates and how they will affect the process positively and/or negatively. However, if you are like most people, you don’t buy a house very often; therefore, it’s hard to keep up… Read more »

Pros and Cons of Buying a New Home vs a Resale

Advantages and Disadvantages for buying new built and resale home

Buying a New Home vs a Resale Home House hunting is exciting. Yet, it can also be exhausting. You’ve viewed home after home. It seems never-ending. So, you start considering it – you wonder if maybe building new is right for you. And it could be!  Let’s weigh the pros… Read more »

10 Killer Tips for Buyers in a Seller’s Market

Seller's Market - Buying A Home

You have waited, you’ve saved, and have spent years dreaming about buying a new home. But wait… Now that you’re actually ready and able to buy that home you have learned that it’s a seller’s market. So now what? Well, what not to do is to think that buying in a… Read more »

17 Easy to Follow Steps for Buying a Home

17 easy home buying tips

If you are thinking about buying a home, you probably have a list of questions. Even if you’ve gone through the home buying process before, it’s not something you do every day, so you might want to do a little research to refresh your memory before getting started. And, if… Read more »

The Most Frequently Asked Questions About Financing a House

Frequently Asked Questions - Financing a House

So… you’re ready to buy a house, but if you are like most people, you probably have some questions about financing a house. Don’t worry, you’re not alone. Home buying can be one of the most exciting things you do in your lifetime whether you paying cash and there are… Read more »