FAQ: What Is a Buyer's Market?
If you are a first-time homebuyer it is important to understand when it is the most advantageous time to purchase a home. In real estate, there is a ...
Posted by Lee Willey on June 21, 2021
How are Millennial Home Buyers Shaping Trends?
Having your own home is the dream for most people. Over the past century, housing is one of the invaluable investments made by individuals, couples, ...
Posted by Lee Willey on April 30, 2021
Home Insurance: What is it and Why do I Need it?
New homeowners often hear about home insurance but don't have enough information about what it actually means, what it covers, and if they should ...
Posted by Hunter Cook on April 12, 2021
Why Should I Refinance?
Owning a house is most people’s dream. Though, a mortgage is not accessible to everyone, which makes owning a home quite a hassle. Many people ...
Posted by Hunter Cook on March 19, 2021
Should I Haggle on a House Price? The Do's and Don'ts of Negotiating
When you are a first-time homebuyer, the process of home buying, understanding home value and applying to get a mortgage can seem both exciting and ...
Posted by Hunter Cook on March 15, 2021
Going Through a Foreclosure? Here's Everything You Need to Know About Facing Foreclosure
Foreclosure is a legal process in which the lender takes control of a property due to a homeowner's inability to make the agreed upon mortgage ...
Posted by Thomas "Jeff" Cook on June 17, 2020
What Is a Short Sale? Understanding the Short Sale & the Short Sale Process
A short sale is a home that is available for a purchase price that is less than the amount owed by the current owner. Short sales can occur for ...
Posted by Thomas "Jeff" Cook on June 16, 2020
How to Sell Your Home as a Short Sale: Everything You Need to Know
Short sales were common in the recession a decade ago, but they still happen today. A short sale is a type of home sale that occurs when the ...
Posted by Thomas "Jeff" Cook on June 15, 2020
How Long Does a Short Sale Take? Anticipating the Short Sale Timeline
A short sale is a sale that occurs when a homeowner owes more money on their mortgage than the market value of their home. How long a short sale will ...
Posted by Thomas "Jeff" Cook on June 12, 2020
Buying a Home After a Short Sale or Foreclosure: Is Recovery Possible?
A short sale or foreclosure can have a negative effect on your credit history. If you've sold your home as a short sale or have experienced a ...
Posted by Thomas "Jeff" Cook on June 11, 2020
How to Qualify for a Short Sale: Maximize Your Success With These Guidelines
Short sales are an important option for homeowners in financial distress. For homeowners who are underwater on their mortgage and who can no longer ...
Posted by Thomas "Jeff" Cook on June 10, 2020
How to Stop a Foreclosure: Get Back on Track & Keep Your Home
Foreclosure is what occurs when a homeowner defaults on their mortgage payments and the bank begins proceedings to evict them and gain control of the ...
Posted by Thomas "Jeff" Cook on June 9, 2020
How to Buy a Foreclosure: Getting Ahead By Purchasing a Foreclosed Property
Buying a foreclosed home is different than the usual home buying process. Homeowners on a budget, concerned with monthly mortgage payments, or want a ...
Posted by Thomas "Jeff" Cook on June 8, 2020
Buying a Home as a Short Sale: What To Know
A short sale is a type of sale that occurs when a lender is willing to allow the homeowner to sell their home for a lower amount than what is owed on ...
Posted by Thomas "Jeff" Cook on June 5, 2020
Short Sale vs. Foreclosure: Understanding the Difference & Discovering Which One is Right for You
Short sales and foreclosures can happen under similar circumstances, but the actual processes are very different. Most important to know is that a ...
Posted by Thomas "Jeff" Cook on June 4, 2020
When is the Best Time of Year to Buy/Sell?
The real estate industry is a big place. Brokers, realtors, real estate investors, homeowners trying to sell their homes--all of them are playing in ...
Posted by Thomas "Jeff" Cook on March 5, 2020
Key Indicators of a Healthy Housing Market
People often look at the housing market as some sort of impenetrable and unconquerable force in the American economy. Does anyone besides Wall ...
Posted by Thomas "Jeff" Cook on February 5, 2020
A financial arrangement whereby a third party regulates and holds payments of the money needed by two parties undertaking a specific transaction is ...
Posted by Thomas "Jeff" Cook on January 15, 2020