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Should I Wait Until Next Year? Or Buy Now? [INFOGRAPHIC]

July 15, 2016 12:31 pm

Should I Wait Until Next Year? Or Buy Now? [INFOGRAPHIC] | Keeping Current Matters


3 Crucial Questions Most Home Buyers Don’t Know the Answer To…DO YOU?

July 14, 2016 12:31 pm

3 Crucial Questions Most Home Buyers Don’t Know the Answer To. DO YOU? | Keeping Current Matters Whether you are considering the purchase of your first home or trading up to the home your family frequently fantasizes about, there are three crucial questions you must know the answer to:

Would You Qualify for a Mortgage Now?

July 13, 2016 12:31 pm

Would You Qualify for a Mortgage Now? | Keeping Current Matters The widespread myth that perfect credit and large down payments are necessary to buy a home are holding many potential home buyers on the sidelines. According to Ellie Mae’s latest Origination Report, the average FICO score for all closed loans in May was 724, far lower than the 750 or 800 that many buyers believe to be true.

Homeownership Builds Wealth & Offers Stability

July 12, 2016 12:31 pm

Homeownership Builds Wealth & Offers Stability | Keeping Current Matters The most recent Housing Pulse Survey released by the National Association of Realtors revealed that the two major reasons Americans prefer owning their own home instead of renting are:

Saving to Buy a Home? Do You Know the Difference Between Cost & Price?

July 11, 2016 12:31 pm

Saving to Buy a Home? Do You Know the Difference Between Cost & Price? | Keeping Current Matters As a seller, you will be most concerned with the ‘short term price’ – where home values are headed over the next six months. As a buyer, you must be concerned not with price but instead with the ‘long term cost’ of the home.