What’s Going on with Home Prices? Ask a Professional.

If you’re thinking about buying or selling a home this year, you may have questions about what’s happening with home prices today as the market cools. In the simplest sense, nationally, experts don’t expect prices to come crashing down, but the level of home price moderation will depend on factors like supply and demand in … Continue reading What’s Going on with Home Prices? Ask a Professional.

Prioritizing Your Wants and Needs as a Homebuyer in Today’s Market

There’s no denying mortgage rates are higher now than they were last year. And if you’re thinking about buying a home, this may be top of mind for you. That’s because those higher rates impact how much it costs to borrow money for your home loan. As you set out to make a purchase this … Continue reading Prioritizing Your Wants and Needs as a Homebuyer in Today’s Market

Winter Home Selling Checklist [INFOGRAPHIC]

Some Highlights * As you get ready to sell your house, focus on tasks that make it inviting, show it’s cared for, and boost your curb appeal. * This list will help you get started, but don’t forget, a real estate professional will provide other helpful tips based on your specific situation. * Let’s connect … Continue reading Winter Home Selling Checklist [INFOGRAPHIC]

What You Want To Know If You’re Pursuing Your Dream of Homeownership

If you’re a young adult, you may be thinking about your goals and priorities for the months and years ahead. And if homeownership ranks high on your goal sheet, you’re in good company. Many of your peers are also pursuing their dream of owning a home. The 2022 Millennial & Gen Z Borrower Sentiment Report … Continue reading What You Want To Know If You’re Pursuing Your Dream of Homeownership

Why There Won’t Be a Flood of Foreclosures Coming to the Housing Market

With the rapid shift that’s happened in the housing market this year, some people are raising concerns that we’re destined for a repeat of the crash we saw in 2008. But in truth, there are many key differences between what’s happening today and the bubble in the early 2000s. One of the reasons this isn’t … Continue reading Why There Won’t Be a Flood of Foreclosures Coming to the Housing Market

3 Ways You Can Use Your Home Equity

If you’re a homeowner, odds are your equity has grown significantly over the last few years as home prices skyrocketed and you made your monthly mortgage payments. Home equity builds over time and can help you achieve certain goals. According to the latest Equity Insights Report from CoreLogic, the average borrower with a home loan has almost $300,000 in equity … Continue reading 3 Ways You Can Use Your Home Equity

Your House Could Be the #1 Item on a Homebuyer’s Wish List During the Holidays

Each year, homeowners planning to make a move are faced with a decision: sell their house during the holidays or wait. And others who have already listed their homes may think about removing their listings and waiting until the new year to go back on the market. The truth is many buyers want to purchase … Continue reading Your House Could Be the #1 Item on a Homebuyer’s Wish List During the Holidays

Home Sweet Home: The Emotional Benefits of Homeownership [INFOGRAPHIC]

Some Highlights * While there are many financial perks to owning a home, there are also powerful non-financial benefits to consider if you’re thinking about making a move. * Homeownership allows you to express yourself, gives you greater privacy and comfort, enhances your connection to your community and loved ones, and is an achievement to … Continue reading Home Sweet Home: The Emotional Benefits of Homeownership [INFOGRAPHIC]