Are You Aware of How Much Equity You Have in Your Home? You May Be Surprised!

By |2018-03-20T12:38:07+00:00March 20th, 2018|News, Trending Real Estate Topics, Uncategorized|

CoreLogic’s latest Equity Report revealed that 675,000 US homeowners regained positive equity in their homes in 2017. This is great news for the country, as 95.1% of all mortgaged properties are now in a positive equity situation. “U.S homeowners with mortgages (roughly 63% of all the properties) have seen their equity increase by a total of $908.4 billion [...]

Latest NAR Data Shows Now Is a Great Time to Sell!

By |2018-02-26T10:36:09+00:00February 26th, 2018|News, Trending Real Estate Topics|

We all realize that the best time to sell anything is when demand for that item is high, and the supply of that item is limited. Two major reports released by the National Association of Realtors (NAR) revealed information that suggests that now is a great time to sell your house. Let’s look at the data covered in [...]

Calm Down! The Real Estate Market is NOT Falling Apart

By |2018-02-15T09:43:54+00:00February 15th, 2018|News, Trending Real Estate Topics|

There has been tremendous volatility in certain markets over the last few weeks (for example, the stock and currency markets). When this happens, some tend to lump all of their investments together and create an almost ‘Armageddon’ scenario where everything loses value quickly and dramatically. Real estate is an investment that can get caught up [...]

Where Are Mortgage Interest Rates Headed in 2018?

By |2018-02-08T07:07:40+00:00February 8th, 2018|News, Trending Real Estate Topics|

The interest rate you pay on your home mortgage has a direct impact on your monthly payment. The higher the rate the greater the payment will be. That is why it is important to know where rates are headed when deciding to start your home search. Below is a chart created using Freddie Mac’s U.S. Economic [...]

Whether You Rent or Buy, Either Way You’re Paying a Mortgage!

By |2018-02-05T07:12:03+00:00February 5th, 2018|News, Trending Real Estate Topics|

There are some people who have not purchased homes because they are uncomfortable taking on the obligation of a mortgage. Everyone should realize, however, that unless you are living with your parents rent-free, you are paying a mortgage – either yours or your landlord’s. As Entrepreneur Magazine, a premier source for small business, explainedin their article, “12 Practical Steps [...]