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  • Four Things That Help Determine Your Mortgage Rate If you’re looking to buy a home, you probably want to secure the lowest interest rate possible for your home loan. Over the last couple of years, that was easier to do as the housing market saw record-low mortgage rates, but this year rates have risen dramatically. If you’re looking for ways to combat today’s higher Read More
  • Should You Still Buy a Home with the Latest News About Inflation? While the Federal Reserve is working hard to bring down inflation, the latest data shows the inflation rate is still high, remaining around 8%. This news impacted the stock market and added fuel to the fire for conversations about a recession. You’re likely feeling the impact in your day-to-day life as you watch Read More
  • What’s Ahead for Home Prices? As the housing market cools in response to the dramatic rise in mortgage rates, home price appreciation is cooling as well. And if you’re following along with headlines in the media, you’re probably seeing a wide range of opinions calling for everything from falling home prices to ongoing appreciation. But what’s true? What’s most likely to happen moving forward? Read More
  • 8 Projects to Add Value to Your Home When deciding what home projects to complete on your home, be sure to consider the resale value. If you are currently living in your “forever home” it’s not as big of a consideration. If you’re thinking about selling within the next 5 years you may want to put a little more thought Read More
  • 10 Options to Buy & Sell At the Same Time Purchase a Spec Home/New Construction Builders in our area are working hard to create new inventory. A spec home is a home that the builder started and/or completed without having a purchaser. This can be a great option for buyers as there is typically less competition and many buyers like Read More
  • Home Inspections 101  Do you have questions about what to expect during a home inspection? Why should I get a home inspection? How can I use the information from my inspector for negotiating with the seller?  Many people are hesitant to get a home inspection after they have found the perfect house. However, you should not be afraid of this Read More

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