Before the momentum of closing hits full stride, here is a quick update of our Pre-closing timeline. Pre Closing Walk-Through This is your time to check out the property prior to closing to ensure there hasn’t been any changes since you last saw it. Also a great time to take a peek at the repairs to verify they are up to your … [Read more...] about Pre-Closing Timeline: What To Expect As Momentum Builds
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
With ongoing high inflation pushing up everyday costs, some people are worried that'll create a flood of foreclosures. Here's why that's unlikely. Fewer people are seriously behind on mortgage payments right now. If foreclosures were going to rise a lot, more people would need to be late on their payments. Since most are paying … [Read more...] about Will There Be A Wave Of Foreclosures?
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
As you plan out your goals for the year, moving up to your dream home may top the list. But, how do you know when to make your move? You want to time it just right so you can get the most out of the sale of your current house. You also want to know you’re making a good investment when you buy your new home. What you may not … [Read more...] about Sellers: Don’t Wait Until Spring To Make Your Move
As you set out on your homebuying journey, you likely have a plan in place, and you’re working on saving for your purchase. But do you know how much you actually need for your down payment? If you think you have to put 20% down, you may have set your goal based on a common misconception. Freddie Macsays: “The most damaging … [Read more...] about How Much Do You Need for Your Down Payment?
Since the pandemic began, Americans have reevaluated the meaning of the word home. That’s led some renters to realize the many benefits of homeownership, including the feelings of security and stability and the financial benefits that come with rising home equity. At the same time, many current homeowners have decided their … [Read more...] about Why It Just Became Much Easier To Buy a Home
Even in a hot sellers’ market like today’s in which homes are selling so quickly, it’s still important to make a good first impression on potential buyers. Taking the time upfront to prep your house appropriately can bring in the greatest return on your investment. Here are four simple tips to make sure you maximize the … [Read more...] about 4 Tips to Help You Sell Your Home This Fall