Tag Archives: new home purchase

Find the perfect house with the right information!

28 Dec

According to some researchers, mortgages and refinances were the only bright spots during this otherwise bleak period of history we are currently living in. This year has been a little more stable than usual. Recent Freddie Mac updates show 30-year fixed-rate loan rates dropped to 3.05 percent ending the week of 12/23/2021, marking the most significant rate […]

Homes Are Now Less Affordable Compared to Historical Averages

01 Oct

A recent report by ATTOM, curator of the nation’s premier property database found that median-priced single-family homes are now less affordable when compared to historical averages in 75 percent of counties across the nation. This figure is up from the 56 percent jump that ATTOM reported in the third quarter of 2020. This is the […]

Best Questions to Ask When Shopping for Home Insurance

29 Jan

If you are in the market for a new home, one of the most important components of buying a house is finding the right homeowners insurance policy. Homeowners insurance is not only required by your lender, it’s a safety net in the event that something happens to your home. There are a few questions you […]

Home Sales Move Upward in July 2020

26 Aug

According to the National Association of Realtors, existing home sales continued their strong upward trajectory in July. This makes it two months in a row that have shown significant gains in home sales. Four of the major regions managed a double-digit month over month increase while the Northeast was the only region that showed a […]

Pandemic Continues to Transform How Real Estate is Bought and Sold

08 May

While job losses mount and home sales plummet due to COVID-19, lenders are tightening mortgage requirements, making it more difficult to purchase a home. In addition to stricter mortgage requirements, the virus may change how Americans buy and sell homes in the future.  As the pandemic continues, it could end up transforming how real estate […]