As we kick off a new year, it’s helpful to take a look at where we’re at and at where we’re headed with respect to the housing market. Experts predict
Tips for Holiday Home Buying
Thinking of giving yourself the gift of a new home this holiday season? Let’s look at why that might be a merry good idea.
Less Competition is Coming to Town
What’s Better for My Scenario: A Fixed or an Adjustable Rate Mortgage?
It’s a question many potential homeowners face, and one we can help you answer here.
Long-Haulers Favor Fixed-Rate
If you intend to stay in a home for a long time – say
Ways to Save on a Home Purchase
The cost of buying a home is often considerable, and can feel daunting to potential homebuyers. But there are simple ways to lower that cost.
Buy a Home That’s Ripe for
5 Home-Buying Tips for the First-Time Buyer
If you feel like you’re ready to purchase your first home, you may be tempted to load up your phone with real estate apps and start scrolling. But hold that
Tips for Boosting Your Credit When Preparing to Finance a Property
With a conventional mortgage, lenders usually want to see a credit score of at least 620. But that’s the floor and the higher the score, the better. Let’s look at
How do I know if now is a good time to buy a home?
Knowing the best time to buy a home may not be simple – few big moves in life are – but you can get a good idea of the right
Breaking Down Mortgage Insurance: What You Need to Know
If you’re putting down less than 20% on a home, depending on your loan program you may need mortgage insurance; a policy that protects the lender in the event you
The Importance of Working with the Right Lender in the Heat of Summer Home Buying
While the red-hot Dallas-Fort Worth housing market is showing signs of cooling, prospective homebuyers in the DFW area still face significant competition this summer, as supply remains low. The area’s
The Pros and Cons of Buying vs Building
Buy or build? That is the question many folks have when considering the possibilities for their new dream homes. So what factors should you consider when weighing this decision? Let’s