Buying a Home Guide - Fall 2022

If you are buying a home…

I will help you organize and define your needs and desires in a home. We will then provide you with information on the best properties available that meet your needs.  We also have a close network of lenders, title escrow, and insurance companies to assist you in the successful completion of a SMOOTH transaction from beginning to close.

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Home Buying Quick Tips

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Mortgage pre-approval
How to Hit Your Homebuying Goals
Why Your Home Inspection Matters
The Difference Between Renting & Owning
Infographic: Reasons to Hire a Real Estate Professional
Infographic: Should I buy now or wait?
Don't Let Rising Inflation Rates Delay Your Homeownership Plans
Infographic: Buyers Financial Fundamentals
Top Reasons to Own Your Own Home
Key Terms for Homebuyers
Infographic: How to be a competitive buyer

A Crucial First Step: Mortgage Pre-Approval [INFOGRAPHIC]

Being pre-approved for a loan can give you clarity while planning your homebuying budget, confidence in your ability to secure a loan, and helps sellers know your offer is serious.

Buyers Are Regaining Some of Their Negotiation Power in Today’s Housing Market

Even though it’s still a sellers’ market, it’s a more moderate sellers’ market than last year.

Three Things Buyers Can Do in Today’s Housing Market

It’s clear the 2022 housing market has been defined by rising mortgage rates. With rates on the rise, it’s also become more costly to purchase a home.

Why It’s So Important To Hire a Pro

The right advisor utilizes the latest technology and can help you navigate today’s home pricing and market values, the contracts and fine print, and the negotiations you’ll face.

Expert Forecasts on Mortgage Rates

If you’ve been thinking of buying a home, you may have been watching what’s happened with mortgage rates over the past year.

New Homes May Have the Incentives You’re Looking for Today

The inventory of newly built homes, however, is also rising. And with more options available than there have been in years, a new home may be just the answer you’re looking for.

Buyers: You May Face Less Competition as Bidding Wars Ease

But here’s the news you’ve been waiting for: data shows clear signs bidding wars are easing this year.

Why You May Want To Start Your Home Search Today

Regardless of the source, the increase in available housing supply is good for buyers. More housing supply actively for sale means you have more options as your search for your next home.