What is a 3-2-1 Buydown Program?
Many incentives exist to make homes more attractive to buyers. One that can be particularly interesting is a 3-2-1 Buydown Program. “A 3-2-1 ...
Posted by Patricia Utsey on December 13, 2022
Interest Rates and Buying a Home
If you’re looking into buying a home, and even if you wish to sell your home, you will need to pay attention to interest rates. These rates can ...
Posted by Jeff Cook on August 17, 2022
What You Need to Know About Title Insurance
Among the several items you will encounter in closing costs during the home buying process is title insurance. Many people try to save all they can ...
Posted by Lee Willey on August 10, 2022
Buying A Home: Wants Vs Needs
Finding the right home can be difficult in today’s housing market. There are many more families looking to buy, so homes for sale are at a ...
Posted by Lee Willey on July 23, 2022
What Buying “As Is” Really Means
If you’re looking to buy real estate in South Carolina, congratulations! The Palmetto State has some of the most beautiful homes and properties ...
Posted by Lee Willey on July 13, 2022
Buying and Selling a House at the Same Time
If multitasking is your forte, you may view buying and selling a house at the same time as a normal everyday occurrence. For most people, however, it ...
Posted by Lee Willey on June 26, 2022
Renting vs. Buying a Home
Choosing whether to rent or become a homeowner is a huge decision that involves many moving parts. Buying a home has traditionally been part of the ...
Posted by Lee Willey on May 26, 2022
What's The Deal With Interest Rates?
If you’re currently looking at buying a home, you may be asking yourself this question. The Federal Reserve raised interest rates on March 16 ...
Posted by Lee Willey on May 24, 2022
Why Do A Final Walkthrough?
The final walkthrough before buying a home is more than a ceremonial observance. It is a vital step in the home buying process. Usually attended by ...
Posted by Lee Willey on April 19, 2022
Waiving Home Inspections | The Benefits and Pitfalls
Waiving Home Inspections – The Benefits and Pitfalls
Home inspections are traditionally one of the many parts to buying a home. However, with ...
Posted by Lauren Brown on December 28, 2021
Buying a Home | What is 'Due Diligence’ When Buying a Home?
Many people are unschooled about the various aspects of buying a home. The purchase of a new home is likely the largest investment most people will ...
Posted by Lee Willey on November 7, 2021
Buying a Home | What is an HOA?
If you are seeking to buy a home in the communities of Charleston, Columbia, Greenville, Rock Hill, Charlotte or Myrtle Beach, you may encounter an ...
Posted by Tally Nelson on October 18, 2021
What to Keep for Taxes after Buying a Home
Buying your very first house is an incredibly large step, plausibly an overwhelming decision to make as a part of one's life. It is, however, a good ...
Posted by Lee Willey on May 10, 2021
Mortgage Payment Structure Explained
If you're like many new homeowners, you most likely write a new check every month for your mortgage without understanding how mortgage payments work....
Posted by Hunter Cook on March 29, 2021
When is the Best Time to Buy a Home?
Have you ever wondered if now is the “right time” to make a move and buy or sell your home? It’s important to take into ...
Posted by Megan Garrell on March 19, 2021
Should I Use a Realtor When Buying New Construction?
Buying new construction can sometimes be a daunting task. If you're new in the real estate market, you might not get it right due to the many ...
Posted by Megan Garrell on February 15, 2021
How to Shop For A Mortgage Company
For most people—especially first time home buyers—taking out a mortgage can be a scary thing. If you do your research and weigh your ...
Posted by Matt Serrato on October 28, 2020
How Do I Get Pre-Approved for a Home Loan?
Borrowing money to purchase a new house usually comes down to 2 options; mortgages or home loans. As the latter is a much risk-friendlier choice for ...
Posted by Megan Garrell on August 26, 2020