A Latte a Day Keeps Home Ownership Away!
The holiday lattes are out, so you may be tempted to spend your extra cash on a daily caffeine fix, but that small expense can add up to a big number – fast!
Saving for a down payment takes a little discipline, so limiting ...
Posted by Missy Ashcraft on December 22, 2019 in Buying a Home
What is the Best Investment for Americans?
Some are reporting that there is trepidation regarding the real estate market in the United States. Apparently, the American people are quite comfortable.
Porch.com, a major network helping homeowners with their renovation projects, recently ...
Posted by Missy Ashcraft on December 20, 2019 in Misc
Millennials Are on the Move as First-Time Homebuyers
According to NAR’s latest Profile of Home Buyers & Sellers, the median age of all first-time homebuyers is 32.
With more millennials entering a homebuying phase of life, they are driving a large portion of the ...
Posted by Missy Ashcraft on December 18, 2019 in Market Statistics
Have You Budgeted for Closing Costs?
Saving for a down payment is a key step in the homebuying process, and it’s not the only piece you need to include in your budget. Another factor that’s important to plan for is the closing costs required to obtain a mortgage.
What Are ...
Posted by Missy Ashcraft on December 16, 2019 in Buying a Home
Winter Buyers Are Looking For Your Home
Existing Home Sales are currently at an annual pace of 5.46 million.
The inventory of existing homes for sale remains below the 6 months needed for a normal market and is now at a 3.9-month supply.
Inventory remains low due to high ...
Posted by Missy Ashcraft on December 14, 2019 in Selling Your Home
Is A Bigger House Within Your Budget?
At this time of year, many families come together to celebrate the season. It’s also the time when many realize their homes are just not quite big enough to host all of their guests and loved ones. Are you one of those homeowners dreaming for ...
Posted by Missy Ashcraft on December 12, 2019 in Buying a Home
A 365 Day Difference in Home Ownership
Over the past year, mortgage rates have fallen more than a full percentage point. This is a great driver for homeownership, as today’s low rates provide consumers with some significant benefits. Here’s a look at three of ...
Posted by Missy Ashcraft on December 10, 2019 in Buying a Home