Real Estate News
Buying Remains Cheaper Than Renting in 39 States!
by simplify on October 17, 2017 at 10:00 am
In the latest Rent vs. Buy Report from Trulia, they explained that homeownership remains cheaper than renting with a traditional 30-year fixed rate mortgage in the 100 largest metro areas in the United States. The updated numbers show that the range is an average of 3.5% less expensive in San […]
Thinking of Selling? You Should Do It TODAY!!
by simplify on October 16, 2017 at 10:00 am
That headline might be a little aggressive; however, as August 2017’s housing market data begins to roll in, we can definitely say one thing: If you are considering selling, IT IS TIME TO LIST YOUR HOME TODAY! In a recent article by CBS News, they explained that the number of existing home […]
4 Reasons to Sell This Fall [INFOGRAPHIC]
by simplify on October 13, 2017 at 10:00 am
Some Highlights: Buyer demand continues to outpace the supply of homes for sale! Buyers are often competing with one another for the listings that are available! Housing inventory is still under the 6-month supply that is needed for a normal housing market. Perhaps the time has come for you […]
Net Worth of Homeowners 44X Greater than Renters
by simplify on October 12, 2017 at 10:00 am
Every three years, the Federal Reserve conducts their Survey of Consumer Finances in which they collect data across all economic and social groups. The latest survey data, covering 2013-2016 was released two weeks ago. The study revealed that the 2016 median net worth of […]
Builder Offering to Pay Off Student Loans for Buyers
by simplify on October 11, 2017 at 10:00 am
Millennials are on track to become the most educated generation in history. This means they are also the generation with the most student debt. Depending on the type of degree earned, as well as the prestige of the institution attended, there are some millennials who graduate college with what […]
Millionaire to Millennials: Buy a Home Now!
by simplify on October 10, 2017 at 10:00 am
In a CNBC article, self-made millionaire David Bach explained that “the single biggest mistake millennials are making” is not purchasing a home because buying real estate is “an escalator to wealth.” Bach went on to explain: “If millennials […]
No… You Do Not Need 20% Down to Buy NOW!
by simplify on October 9, 2017 at 10:00 am
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 housing market. The results of the survey show that non-homeowners cite the […]
The Mortgage Process: What You Need to Know [INFOGRAPHIC]
by simplify on October 6, 2017 at 10:00 am
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 advantage of the knowledge of your local professionals who are there to help you determine how much you can afford. […]