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Are Rising Interest Rates A Real Threat To Affordable Housing?

Interest rates have a direct relationship with the amount of home you can afford to purchase. The higher the interest rate, the lower the purchase price of the home.

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Is Fair Housing Still Fair Housing?

This year we celebrate 50 years since the "Fair Housing" law was passed (http://history.house.gov/HistoricalHighlight) by the U.S. Federal government. This law "prohibits discrimination by direct providers of housing, such as landlords and real estate companies as well as other entities, such as municipalities, banks or other lending institutions and homeowners insurance companies whose discriminatory practices… Continue reading Is Fair Housing Still Fair Housing?

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Stay In Your Lane!

Buying or selling a home is an emotional thing.  Real estate professionals such as your real estate agent, loan officer, and real estate attorney (if you're in a state that requires a real estate attorney for all real estate transactions) that you decide to work with should be using their expertise to help make the… Continue reading Stay In Your Lane!

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Don’t Miss Your Deadline and Lose Your Home

The key thing that you should stay on top of when you're purchasing a home is the deadlines! Every contract has deadlines that need to be met or you could lose your deal.

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Put Your Home Buying Fears to Rest: Memoirs of A First Time Home Buyer

Yes, it's true. Spring is right around the corner and you know what that means, it's moving time! Most renter's leases are up between March 30 - June 30. So what are you going to do this year? Are you going to stay put and just resign your lease, even if your rent goes up,… Continue reading Put Your Home Buying Fears to Rest: Memoirs of A First Time Home Buyer

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What You Need To Know About Building A New Home

Buying a newly built home is a unique experience. Last year my partner and I bought a new construction model home. We learned a lot throughout the process, and although I love my home, I'm sure there are a few things we wish we knew before we decided to do this. LOCATION -  If you… Continue reading What You Need To Know About Building A New Home