Want to know the secret to home buying power? Well, there’s no secret. Simply sitting down with your Stockton Mortgage Banker to get prequalified for a loan is the first step to homeownership – but knowing these factors give you the power to unlock your home buying strength! (But if you’re into secrets, here’s one: there are four of them!).
Most of the time, you never consider your neighbor as one of your biggest selling points when you decide to sell your home – but neighbors play a huge role in potential curb appeal.
While shopping for a home and looking through listings, have you ever read about a master suite with bathroom and water closet and it gave you pause – because, what is a water closet, exactly? Look no further than this explanation.
As summer fades and the color of leaves begin to change, the fall real estate market can begin to look different too. Laura Agadoni via Trulia’s blog explores aspects of the fall market after Labor Day and what it might have in store.
Mortgage News Daily reports that first-time home buyers increased in June by a “modest percentage”, according to the National Association of Realtors.
Buying a fixer-upper is a popular maneuver for first time homebuyers and those looking for their dream home without the dream home price tag.
If having the confidence to take the first step toward homeownership seems like a distant dream, then you should wake up. Those who lack confidence in homebuying could be missing out on the advantages of an otherwise opportune time to call yourself a first-time home buyer!
Some housing market economists are calling the current market ideal for those looking to sell their house and buy another one.
If you’ve begun the process as a first time homebuyer, at some point or another, you could be asked to provide a Letter of Explanation. If it sounds scary – know that it’s not.
Seasonality plays an important role in home buying. If you’re new to the home buying game, you may not know about this underappreciated trend in the mortgage industry.