Financing

What to Know About Home Loans Before Buying a House

Buying a home is something most people will do at least once in their life, and many of those buyers will need a mortgage. But before you consider borrowing money to buy your house, there are some things you should know about the process of getting a home loan: A credit score is king Many […]

Kirk Callender | Jul 6, 2018

Rising Mortgage Rates DO NOT Lead to Falling Home Prices

Freddie Mac: Rising Mortgage Rates DO NOT Lead to Falling Home Prices Recently, Freddie Mac published an Insight Report titled Nowhere to go but up? How increasing mortgage rates could affect housing. The report focused on the impact the projected rise in mortgage rates might have on the housing market this year. Many believe that an increase in mortgage rates […]

kcallender | Apr 5, 2018

4 Reasons Spring is a Great Time to Buy

4 Reasons Spring is a Great Time to Buy a Home! Here are four great reasons to consider buying a home today instead of waiting. Prices Will Continue to Rise CoreLogic’s latest Home Price Index reports that home prices have appreciated by 6.6% over the last 12 months. The same report predicts that prices will continue to increase […]

kcallender | Mar 23, 2018

Save for a Down Payment Fast

You Can Save for a Down Payment Faster Than You Think! Saving for a down payment is often the biggest hurdle for a first-time homebuyer. Depending on where you live, median income, median rents, and home prices all vary. So, we set out to find out how long it would take to save for a […]

kcallender | Mar 22, 2018

Millennials Deserve More Credit

Study Shows “Millennials Deserve More Credit” When it comes to talking about millennials, there are many stereotypes out there that have influenced the way the public feels about the generation. Whether it’s the assumption that millennials are irresponsible with money and would rather buy avocado toast than save for a down payment, or that millennials […]

kcallender | Mar 21, 2018