May 21, 2018 rummy

Is it really a great time to be a seller? Previously we have tackled the millennials drive to own homes. have-young-americans-lost-the-desire-to-own-homes.html We are well aware that young Americans are ready to commit. We also know for a fact that prices continue to incline, this means more money in your pocket. Needless to say, there’s no better time than now. Recently released data from the National Association of Realtors (NAR) suggests that now is a great time to sell your home. The concept of ‘supply & demand’ reveals that the best price for an item is realized when the supply of that…

May 18, 2018 rummy

A typical worker nowadays lives from pay-check to pay-check–eat here, grab some drinks there, shop for a new pair of shoes, etc.–with all the money earned slipping through their fingers. Of course, it is hard to allot a portion of one’s monthly salary in something that will not give them an instant satisfaction. Perhaps, the most common investment people save up for is the dream house. However, deciding to become a homeowner is a big step and it takes more than just willingness. Two other things are needed as well: emotional readiness and financial capability. Every year, the New York…

May 15, 2018 rummy

Some may outgrow their house and find them too small to live in. Some may have to relocate for a job transfer. Others may have a personal relationship triggers like marriage or break-up. Regardless of the reason, it’s inevitable for some of us to sell our house. Let’s talk about one key element in this decision-making process that will increase the possibility of you selling your house in a timely manner and at a price you desire. There are four elements to a quality listing. At the top of the list is Access, followed by Condition, Financing, and Price (to…

May 14, 2018 rummy

Homeownership is a necessity. At some point in your life, you have to move out of your parents’ house and get a place of your own. It is in everyone’s best interest but not without difficulty. In 2016, homeownership had hit a 50-year low — an unpleasant occurrence. Today, America’s percentage of homeownership has been steadily climbing back up. The rate in the first quarter of 2018 was 64.2%, higher than last year’s 63.6%. See below. Homeownership is not just about necessity. It gives you and your family security, joy and tranquility. A family with a house they could call…

May 10, 2018 rummy

We all have a distinct definition of success. But most of us consider buying a house as the highest level of triumph. However, not everyone can pay for their dream home in one go, and saving money for it to pay in full takes a huge amount of time. ​ This is why many buyers turn to home loans.  According to The Economic Times –  Home Loan is a sum of money borrowed from a financial institution or bank to purchase a house. Home loans consist of an adjustable or fixed interest rate and payment terms. Speaking of interest rates,…

May 9, 2018 rummy

Finally, you found your dream home! But it is not yet the end of the story. One significant thing (which is commonly taken for granted) in home buying is having it inspected before closing the deal. Why is it important? Generally, agents suggest that you offer contingent on a home inspection. It is an opportunity to renegotiate or create certain conditions that are beneficial to all home buyers. Don’t worry your real estate agents will guide you along the way. ​ Here are some tips on how to choose an inspector Qualifications – find out what’s included in your inspection…

September 13, 2017 rummy

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January 16, 2017 rummy

In many markets across the country, the number of buyers searching for their dream homes greatly outnumbers the amount of homes for sale. This has led to a competitive marketplace where buyers often need to stand out. One way to show you are serious about buying your dream home is to get pre-qualified or pre-approved for a mortgage before starting your search. Even if you are in a market that is not as competitive, knowing your budget will give you the confidence of knowing if your dream home is within your reach. Freddie Mac lays out the advantages of pre-approval…

January 12, 2017 rummy

  It appears that Americans are regaining faith in the U.S. economy. The following indexes have each shown a dramatic jump in consumer confidence in their latest surveys: The University of Michigan Consumer Sentiment Index National Federation of Independent Businesses’ Small Business Optimism Index CNBC All-America Economic Survey The Conference Board Consumer Confidence Survey It usually means good news for the housing market when the country sees an optimistic future. People begin to dream again about the home their family has always wanted, and some make plans to finally make that dream come true. If you are considering moving up…

January 11, 2017 rummy

  We can hit you with advice and free information until your eyes and ears hurt, but we know when it comes to money most people want to see results.  If we say we’re going to hit the ground running in 2017 there is only one way to prove a statement like that; through ACTION In our most recent blogs and videos we stressed ACTION; It’s a new year!  Go out there and get it done!  Just DO It!  Well let’s see, it’s only the 11th and already we have a CLOSING to tell you about.  The best part about…