Top Flooring Trends in 2020

Top Flooring Trends in 2020

A new year is officially upon us—and with a new year comes new design trends. If you’re thinking about selling your home, it’s important to keep your finger on the pulse of what’s trending in the interior design space and what buyers are looking for—and that includes flooring. In a recent article from realtor.com, design experts [...]

How’s the 2020 Market Looking?

How’s the 2020 Market Looking?

  A recent article on Forbes provided several expert's predictions for the coming year. Here are the biggest takeaways from the article, with a link to the full article at the bottom of this post: Mortgage rates will stay low- or maybe go lower. According to Odeta Kushi, deputy chief economist at title insurance and [...]

Resolutions To Make If You Want To Buy A Home In The New Year

Resolutions To Make If You Want To Buy A Home In The New Year

The new year is here and maybe you are thinking THIS is the year you will get into a home of your own. Starting the new year off on the right financial foot by making financial resolutions can set you up for success and help you get closer to your goal of buying a home. [...]

Down Payment Myths…

Down Payment Myths…

Saving for a down payment is one of the biggest obstacles faced by first-time home buyers. Dispelling these myths can open the path to homeownership for many.  Myth #1: “I Need a 20% Down Payment” Buyers often overestimate how much they need to qualify for a home loan. According to an article by First American: [...]

Interest Rates Have Dropped Again!

Interest Rates Have Dropped Again!

Mortgage rates have dropped to their lowest level in 16 months! If you remember, interest rates climbed consistently throughout 2018 until the middle of November.  During that time, a lot of buyers lost purchasing power and the housing market saw a slight stall as buyers pulled away from the market.  If you were in the [...]

3 Habits to Start Now- so you can Buy Your Own Home

3 Habits to Start Now- so you can Buy Your Own Home

Realtor.com shared '5 Habits to Start Now if you Hope to Buy a Home.' Below are the top three from their list with a brief description. #1 - Automate Your Down Payment Savings One way to jump start your down payment savings is to automate your checking account to automatically save a small amount of [...]

VIDEO: The Home Buying Process

VIDEO:  The Home Buying Process

Here's a quick outline of how the home buying process works.  There are certainly more steps than I could outline in this brief clip, but it's still informative for a first time  home buyer. I'm currently accepting new clients, so if you are thinking of buying a home this summer- let's talk NOW! (If the [...]

Are You a First Time Home Buyer?

Are You a First Time Home Buyer?

The process of buying a home can be overwhelming at times, but you don’t need to go through it alone. My Buyers Guide will answer many of your questions and likely bring up a few you didn't even know you should consider! You can download your copy here- no strings attached, no need to give [...]