Dispelling the Myth About Home Affordability
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We have all seen the headlines that report that buying a home is less affordable today than it was at any other time in the last ten years, and those … Read More

Buying a Home is Cheaper than Renting in 38 States! [INFOGRAPHIC]
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Some Highlights: According to a study by GOBankingRates, it is cheaper to buy a home than rent in 38 states across the country. In six states the difference between buying … Read More

The Cost of NOT Paying PMI
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Saving for a down payment is often the biggest hurdle for a first-time homebuyer as median incomes, rents, and home prices all vary depending on where you live. There is … Read More

5 Real Estate Reality TV Myths Explained
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Have you ever been flipping through the channels, only to find yourself glued to the couch in an HGTV binge session? We’ve all been there, watching entire seasons of “Love it … Read More

Buying Is Now 26.3% Cheaper Than Renting in the US
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The results of the latest Rent vs. Buy Report from Trulia show that homeownership remains cheaper than renting, with a traditional 30-year fixed rate mortgage, in 98 of the 100 largest metro areas … Read More

What You Need to Know About the Mortgage Process [INFOGRAPHIC]
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Some Highlights: Many buyers are purchasing a home with a down payment as little as 3%. You may already qualify for a loan, even if you don’t have perfect credit. Take … Read More

First-Time Home Buyers Continue to Put Down Less Than 6%!
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According to the Realtors Confidence Index from the National Association of Realtors, 61% of first-time homebuyers purchased their homes with down payments below 6% in 2017. Many potential homebuyers believe … Read More

House-Buying Power at Near-Historic Levels
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We keep hearing that home affordability is approaching crisis levels. While this may be true in a few metros across the country, housing affordability is not a challenge in the … Read More

You DO NOT Need 20% Down to Buy Your Home NOW!
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The Aspiring Home Buyers Profile from the National Association of Realtors (NAR) found that the American public is still somewhat confused about what is required to qualify for a home mortgage loan in today’s … Read More

The Cost of Renting vs. Buying [INFOGRAPHIC]
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Some Highlights: Historically, the choice between renting or buying a home has been a tough decision. Looking at the percentage of income needed to rent a median-priced home today (28.8%) … Read More

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