Millionaire To Millennials: Don’t Get Stuck Renting A Home… Buy One!

Posted Posted in First Time Home Buyers, For Buyers, Millennials, Move-Up Buyers, Rent vs. Buy

In a CNBC article, self-made millionaire David Bach explained that: “The biggest mistake millennials are making is not buying their first home.” He goes on to say that, “If you want to build real financial security, real wealth for your lifetime, then you need to buy a home.” Bach went on to explain: “Homeowners are […]

First Comes Love… Then Comes Mortgage? Couples Lead the Way

Posted Posted in First Time Home Buyers, For Buyers

According to the National Association of REALTORS most recent Profile of Home Buyers & Sellers, married couples once again dominated the first-time homebuyer statistics in 2018 at 54% of all buyers. It is no surprise that buying a home is more attainable with two incomes to save for down payments and contribute to monthly housing costs. However, many couples […]

Why Homeownership Matters Now More Than Ever

Posted Posted in Baby Boomers, First Time Home Buyers, For Buyers, Move-Up Buyers, Rent vs. Buy, Senior Market

Study after study shows that no matter what generation Americans belong to, the vast majority believe that homeownership is an important part of their American Dream. The benefits of homeownership can be broken into two main categories: financial and non-financial (often referred to as emotional or social reasons.) For Americans approaching retirement age, one of […]

5 Reasons to Love Hiring A Real Estate Pro [INFOGRAPHIC]

Posted Posted in First Time Home Buyers, For Buyers, For Sellers, Infographics, Move-Up Buyers

Highlights: Hiring a real estate professional to guide you through the process of buying a home or selling your house can be one of the best decisions you make! They are there for you to help with contracts, explaining the process, negotiations, and pricing (both when making an offer or setting the right price for […]

How to Get a Better Perspective on Affordability

Posted Posted in Buying Myths, First Time Home Buyers, For Buyers, For Sellers, Move-Up Buyers, Pricing

Headlines spotlight the fact that buying a home is less affordable today than it was at any other time in more than a decade. Those headlines are accurate. Understandably, buying a home is more expensive now than immediately following one of the worst housing crashes in American history. Over the past decade, the market was […]

Where Did Americans Move in 2018? [INFOGRAPHIC]

Posted Posted in First Time Home Buyers, For Buyers, For Sellers, Housing Market Updates, Infographics, Move-Up Buyers

Some Highlights: Every year United Van Lines conducts their National Movers Study by tracking their customer’s movement state-to-state over the course of the year. Vermont claimed the top spot of states with the highest percentage of inbound residents following a campaign that covered relocation costs for skilled workers who moved to the state. The most […]

Real Estate for Health Care Professionals

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Being married to a physician and having relocated to the area ourselves, I understand the importance of having a local connection that is familiar with the area and understands the responsibilities of many health care workers. Most healthcare professionals have call responsibilities, so they are interested in a home that has a short drive to their medical […]