Category: Buyer Tips

Spring buying season already in full swing as mortgage rates drop Demand for housing is picking up and housing analysts are pointing to lower mortgage rates as the main reason. The spring buying season may be coming early whether the groundhog saw his shadow or not. In Coppell, Texas, a… Read More

Florida programs can help first time home buyers secure their dream home U.S. News & World Report issued an extensive overview of programs in Florida that can help first time home buyers secure their first house – and in some cases, they don’t even need to be first-timers. A few… Read More

Here’s how to buy a home with a down payment that won’t break the bank One of the first things you’ll hear when you start considering homeownership is that even with a mortgage, you’ll need a hefty chunk of change upfront. Most financial planners recommend putting down a 20% down… Read More

Winter is actually the most chill time to buy a home When the weather outside is frightful, trudging door to door to look at houses might seem like a fool’s errand. Everybody knows spring and summer are the home-buying seasons, and winter is the time when you — and sellers… Read More

2019 presents some challenges for home buyers and sellers We’re entering the home stretch of 2018, when you can actually say, “See you next year!” to someone you’ll see in just a few weeks. It’s a time to look ahead, to make new plans, to achieve new dreams. And if… Read More

Study shows delaying homeownership hurts ability to build wealth over lifetime Millennials who put off homeownership may be severely curtailing their ability to build wealth over their lifetimes, warns a new report from the Urban Institute. Buying a home at an early age offers a “big bang for their… Read More

Orlando tops the list of the best places for homeownership this winter The time has finally come. After what has seemed like an eternity for many potential homebuyers, the seller’s market appears to be cooling off in many real estate markets across the country. According to… Read More

Follow this advice on how to buy a home & you’ll be putting out your new welcome mat in no time Need to know how to buy a home fast since you’re hoping to be settled in before the holidays? Then the pressure’s definitely on at this point! If you have… Read More

Think you’re ready to buy a house? “Am I ready to buy a house, or should I just keep renting?” It’s one of the questions that we hear most often and something to which first-time homebuyers often spend months, if not years, trying to figure out the answer. Below… Read More