If you're working toward buying your first home, you may have heard something about putting down twenty percent of the purchase price for your down payment. But guess what? Depending on what kind of loan you qualify for, you don't always need to save up that much. Let me break it down for you: This graph shows the median down … [Read more...] about Down Payment Assistance
If you’re thinking of buying or selling a home, one of the biggest questions you have right now is probably: what’s happening with home prices? And it’s no surprise you don’t have the clarity you need on that topic. Part of the issue is how headlines are talking about prices. They’re basing their negative news by comparing … [Read more...] about Are These Home Prices Normal?
Mattamy Homes will be building a new home community on an 88-acre property, known as The Quarters at Queen Creek. It is located northwest of Gantzel Road and Combs Road in Queen Creek, Pinal County. Mattamy Homes is also developing Empire Pointe, a 153 acre property on the north side of Empire Road between Signal Butte and Gary … [Read more...] about Mattamy Homes Building Two New Communities in Queen Creek
Having an experienced guide coaching you through the process of buying or selling a home is important in a normal market – but today’s market is far from normal. As a result, an expert real estate advisor isn’t just good to have by your side, they’re essential. Today’s housing market is full of extremes. Experts project … [Read more...] about An Expert Advisor Will Give You the Best Advice in Today’s Market
There’s an influx of buyers looking for homes today, and that means your house is in high demand. Here are a few reasons why so many people are looking to buy a home. Buyers are motivated to beat rising mortgage rates, and many want to escape rising rents. There’s also additional demand from millennials who are reaching peak … [Read more...] about What’s Driving High Buyer Demand?
With mortgage rates climbing above 3% for the first time in months, serious buyers are more motivated than ever to find a home before the end of the year. Lawrence Yun, Chief Economist for the National Association of Realtors (NAR), puts it best, saying: “Housing demand remains strong as buyers likely want to secure a home … [Read more...] about Sellers Have Incredible Leverage in Today’s Market
Mortgage rates are hovering near record lows, and that’s good news for today’s homebuyers. The graph below shows mortgage rates dating back to 2016 and where today falls by comparison. Generally speaking, when rates are low, you can afford more home for your money. That’s why experts across the industry agree – today’s low … [Read more...] about What Do Experts Say About Today’s Mortgage Rates?
If you’re thinking of selling your house but don’t know what you should buy, you have options. Existing homes offer a wide variety of home styles, an established neighborhood, and lived-in charm. Meanwhile, new home construction lets you create your perfect home, cash in on energy efficiency, and minimize repairs. Whether … [Read more...] about Ready to sell but don’t know where to go?