For Buyers

6 Tips for Buying in a Competitive Market

Posted on Apr 22, 2022 in For Buyers

The housing market is hot. On fire, actually—and it doesn’t seem to be dying anytime soon. This can be scary because of how tough it is to buy a home in a competitive market. 


1. Do Your Pre-Approval Homework

Before you even start looking at actual homes, head on over to a lender and get a pre-approval letter. We know it’s not very exciting, but it ju...

Read More

When Should You Invest In Rental Properties?

Posted on Apr 08, 2022 in For Buyers

If you are considering becoming a property investor, you may wonder why you should buy a rental and what indicators to look for when trying to find a property. Here are some signs to look for if you are on the fence about investing in a rental that indicate it is a great time to buy!

Low Interest Rates

When mortgage rates drop, it is much easier to m...

Read More

Should you go to an open house even if you’re not ready to buy?

Posted on Apr 01, 2022 in For Buyers

With all of the listing sites available, browsing homes online can become addictive. Even if you’re not in the market to buy or sell a home, you may find yourself scanning the internet for homes that you do not intend to buy or are completely out of your price range. Not only does this help past the time, but it’s also an exhilarating pastime. But...

Read More

Home Energy Cost: The Real Deal on Big Bills That Come With a House

Posted on Feb 04, 2022 in For Buyers

Home energy cost is not something people always think of when it comes to buying a house. But don’t get consumed by the details of finding and buying a house without considering the potential bills you’ll have to pay every month for heating, cooling and more.

Home energy cost considerations

Even an affordable mortgage payment could quickly tip into t...

Read More

When Should You Invest In Rental Properties?

Posted on Jan 07, 2022 in For Buyers

If you are considering becoming a property investor, you may wonder why you should buy a rental and what indicators to look for when trying to find a property. Here are some signs to look for if you are on the fence about investing in a rental that indicate it is a great time to buy!

Low Interest Rates

When mortgage rates drop, it is much easier to m...

Read More

Supply and Demand: What does that tell us about today’s market?

Posted on Dec 24, 2021 in For Buyers

The law of supply and demand explains what’s happening with prices in the current real estate market. Put simply, when demand for an item is high, prices rise. When the supply of the item increases, prices fall. Of course, when demand is very high and supply is very low, prices can rise significantly.

Why Are Prices Rising?

According to CoreLogic, ho...

Read More