If you’re following the news today, you may feel a bit unsure about what’s happening with home prices and fear whether or not the worst is yet to come. That’s because today’s headlines are painting an unnecessarily negative picture. Contrary to those headlines, home prices aren’t in a freefall. The … [Read more...] about The Worst Home Price Declines Are Behind Us
Use these tips to make your best offer in today’s sellers’ market. Let’s connect so I can help you buy that home you’ve been wanting. Lean On A Real Estate Professional: Agents Are Experts in their local market. They know what works for a buyer and what a seller is looking for in an … [Read more...] about Tips To Help You Buy a Home in Today’s Market
There’s been a lot of focus on higher mortgage rates and how they’re creating affordability challenges for today’s homebuyers. It’s true that rates climbed dramatically since the record-low we saw during the pandemic. But home affordability is based on more than just mortgage rates – it’s determined … [Read more...] about The Three Factors Affecting Home Affordability Today
If you’re buying a home this spring, today’s housing market can feel like a challenge. With so few homes on the market right now, plus higher mortgage rates, it’s essential to have a firm grasp on your homebuying budget. You’ll also need a sense of determination to find the right house and act … [Read more...] about The Power of Pre-Approval
In the United States, there are over 72 million millennials. If you’re part of that generation and have thought about buying a home, you aren’t alone. According to Zonda, 98% of millennials want to become a homeowner at some point if they aren’t already. But why? There are plenty of reasons you may … [Read more...] about 5 Reasons Millennials Are Buying Homes
As the housing market continues to change, you may be wondering where it’ll go from here. One factor you’re probably thinking about is home prices, which have come down a bit since they peaked last June. And you’ve likely heard something in the news or on social media about a price crash on the … [Read more...] about Think Twice Before Waiting for Lower Home Prices
If you own or rent a home that doesn't have a basement, and you're running out of room, it may be time for you to upgrade your home. Basement homes are an often-overlooked feature of homes for sale, but they can be a valuable addition for a variety of reasons. More Flex Space For starters, … [Read more...] about Is It Time To Upgrade To A Basement Home?
Getting pre-approved is an important first step toward buying a home. It lets you know what you can borrow and shows sellers you're serious about purchasing their home. From the seller's perspective a pre-approval letter from a reputable local lender often can make the difference between accepting … [Read more...] about Why Pre-Approval Is So Important