Financing

First-Time Home Buyer FHA Loan
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It can be hard to get the financing in place to purchase your first home. The Federal Housing Administration, or FHA knows this too! They have a solution that will make the entire process much easier for first-time buyers. Find out all about qualifying and applying for an FHA loan. Is an FHA loan right […]

kcallender | Jan 15, 2019

Home Prices: The Difference 5 Years Makes
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Home Prices: The Difference 5 Years Makes The economists at CoreLogic recently released a special report entitled, Evaluating the Housing Market Since the Great Recession. The goal of the report was to look at economic recovery since the Great Recession of December 2007 through June 2009. One of the key indicators used in the report to determine the health […]

kcallender | Mar 25, 2018

4 Reasons Spring is a Great Time to Buy
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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
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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

5 Signs That Fixer-Upper Might Be a Money Pit
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Deals are always appealing, especially in a hot market. So if you’re looking to buy a house and you see the chance to nab a fixer-upper for a low price, you’ll be tempted. Just be careful – sometimes that hidden treasure turns out to be a disaster. Here are five signs that the fixer-upper you’re eyeing should be left on the market.

kcallender | Feb 15, 2018