Where Did Americans Move in 2017?

By |2018-01-19T13:43:07+00:00January 19th, 2018|News, Trending Real Estate Topics|

Some Highlights: Atlas Van Lines recently released the results of their annual Migration Patterns Survey in which they tracked their customer’s movement from state-to-state over the course of 2017. Idaho held on to the top spot of ‘high inbound’ states for the 2nd year in a row followed by Washington. The ‘outbound’ states seem to [...]

61% of First-Time Buyers Put Down Less than 6%

By |2018-01-17T20:48:09+00:00January 17th, 2018|News, Trending Real Estate Topics|

According to the National Association of Realtors’ latest Realtors Confidence Index, 61% of first-time homebuyers purchased their homes with down payments below 6% from October 2016 through November 2017. Many potential homebuyers believe that a 20% down payment is necessary to buy a home and have disqualified themselves without even trying. The median down payment [...]

Why Getting Pre-Approved Should Be Your First Step

By |2017-12-14T06:56:23+00:00December 14th, 2017|News, Trending Real Estate Topics|

In many markets across the country, the number of buyers searching for their dream homes greatly outnumbers the number of homes for sale. This has led to a competitive marketplace where buyers often need to stand out. One way to show you are serious about buying your dream home is to get pre-qualified or pre-approved for [...]