In the aftermath of the housing crisis, the world of mortgage lending has produced its share of sound bites and a plethora of changes in lending guidelines that can confuse even the most observant. My purpose here is to shed some light on those […]
Rent or Buy? The topic of buying or renting a home is hot according to Google Trends which compares popular search terms that come across Google search. The chart below illustrates the current trends and forecast for particular search terms around buying and/or renting.
The journey of purchasing a new home starts long before your physical search begins, and it is just as critical. Finances play a key role in your home search, so understanding what your credit score is and where you stand financially is critical, before you
Looking for a new home can be and often is an exciting experience. However, it’s easy to get caught up in the the numerous features to choose from, what to include in an offer, and everything in between. Making sure you have the right
Your loan approval plays a key role in negotiations and offer acceptance. Securing a firm loan commitment is the key not only to a successful closing of your new home, but it also creates an advantage when negotiating for the best price. It’s helpful