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Buying a House This Year? This Should Be Your 1st Step!

January 16, 2019

Is this the year that you make that important step to homeownership? Before we start the search give me a call so I can put you in touch with a mortgage broker who can work you through the steps necessary to qualify for a mortgage.  As this article states there is no point finding your […]

Want to Get the Most Money from The Sale of Your Home? Use These 2 Tips!

January 7, 2019

Selling your house during this busy buying season?  There are two tips to help you make the most money from your sale.  Give me a call and let’s discuss your options to get your home sold quickly while the buyers are in town looking for a new winter home! Courtesy Keeping Current Matters 2019 Every […]

75% of Renters Have Been Misinformed

December 8, 2018

Are you misinformed?  Did you even know you were misinformed?  This article is timely for my first time buyers considering renewing their lease or looking to buy.  There is truth to the statement that it is more expensive to buy recently but it is not true that renting is the better option.  Pay your own […]

Are Homeowners Renovating to Sell or to Stay?

November 14, 2018

Do you want to “age in place” or find a new home for your retirement?  Apparently a lot of seniors would prefer to renovate what they have and stay in their homes than sell and find something that better suits their needs.  Of course, this idea won’t work if your retirement plans include a home […]

How to Honor a Veteran Today and Everyday

November 12, 2018

Courtesy Keeping Current Matters 2018 One hundred years ago, on the eleventh hour of the eleventh day of the eleventh month, we marked the end of the “war to end all wars.” That day, which was to be observed annually on the eleventh day of the eleventh month, became known as Armistice Day and then, later on, […]

Why Has Housing Supply Increased as Sales Have Slowed Down?

November 7, 2018

Our inventory has been quite high for a while now but other parts of the country have had very little inventory available.  It seems like the country is evening out now with more inventory available in most areas.  Interest rates have contributed to the problem, as rates go up the ability to buy diminishes because […]

Rent or Buy: Either Way You’re Paying A Mortgage!

October 19, 2018

Courtesy of Keeping Current Matters 2018 There are some people who have not purchased homes because they are uncomfortable taking on the obligation of a mortgage. Everyone should realize, however, that unless you are living with your parents rent-free, you are paying a mortgage – either yours or your landlord’s. As Entrepreneur Magazine, a premier source for […]

Where Are Mortgage Interest Rates Headed In 2019?

October 17, 2018

It is a fact that interest rates have increased this year and a very good possibility they will increase even more in 2019.  Even half a percentage point in interest rates can change the type of home you can purchase for your family.  Why wait?  Let’s see what you can afford now and get you […]