As summer comes to a close, is it time to think about selling your vacation home? Based on recent data and expert opinions, it’s something you may want to consider. According to research from the National Association of Realtors (NAR), vacation home sales are up 57.2% year-over-year for ... » Learn More about Is It Time to Sell Your Summer House?
Archives for August 2021
Five Mortgage Myths
There can be a lot of misinformation around about mortgages. Below are five myths borrowers often hear. 1. You need to save 20% of a home’s listing price for a down payment. In reality, this percentage will vary — work with your lender to find out a more accurate estimate! 2. You don’t ... » Learn More about Five Mortgage Myths
Are You Ready For an Investment Property?
According to Investopedia, an investment property is real estate property purchased with the intention of earning a return on the investment either through rental income, the future resale of the property, or both. Not sure if you're ready to take the plunge and buy an investment property? Here ... » Learn More about Are You Ready For an Investment Property?
Consider a Condo
It’s no secret that the current real estate market features low housing supply and high buyer demand. If you’re a first time home buyer or looking to downsize, it may be worth considering a condominium. Trends indicate condos are gaining popularity. In the latest Existing Homes Sales Report from ... » Learn More about Consider a Condo
What is a Title Search?
It may seem like there are a million steps to the closing process when buying or selling a home. A title search is just one of the many stages and title problems may account for almost 10% of closing delays. As a seller, doing a preliminary title search can help avoid costly delays at the ... » Learn More about What is a Title Search?