Categories for Home Buyers

Where Are Mortgage Interest Rates Headed In 2019?

The interest rate you pay on your home mortgage has a direct impact on your monthly payment; the higher the rate, the greater the payment will be. That is why it is important to know where rates are headed when deciding to start your home search. If prices come down ...

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7 Terms Every Home Buyer Should Know!

When buying a home, understanding your contract is one of the most important protections you have to ensure you make an informed decision. While the terms used may change from place to place, seven common terms are particularly important for you to understand. 1. Loan Estimate. The Loan Estimate is not part ...

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Buying a Home Can Be Scary… Until You Know the Facts!

Many potential homebuyers believe that they need a 20% down payment and a 780 FICO® score to qualify to buy a home which stops many of them from even trying! Here are some facts: 72% of buyers who purchased homes this year have put down less than 20%. 76.4% of ...

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Where Home Buyers are Coming From

One thing I really enjoy about working for the largest real estate brokerage on the planet is all of the data we have available to us. Here is a great example of that data in action. This is a Coldwell Banker eMarketing Analytics Report and it shows us where home ...

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