Market Movement

Mortgage rates trended upward last week but remain in a historically low range. The Case-Shiller home price index reported the fastest pace of home price appreciation since 2014, while the FHFA home price index reported record-breaking home price gains as well. Consumer confidence rose to a three-month high. Mortgage applications fell week-over-week, but still increased […]

First-Time Home Buyers: How to Overcome Home Buying Mistakes!

Buying your first home is a daunting thought. There are many things to consider when purchasing a home for you and your family. Information is available online, but with so many sources, it may lead to confusion and conflicting advice. That is the reason for explaining mistakes which are typical of first-time home buyers. MISTAKE […]

MythBusting: The Truth About Home Buying 

You’re looking for a new home, and you’ve got questions.  You’ve done some research and asked opinions from homeowner friends, but what’s fact and what’s fiction?  Does a new home cost more than a used home? What kind of financing do you need? Is building a new home too much work?  We want to set […]