How To “Try On” A Neighborhood Before Buying A Home There

With many purchases, you get the opportunity to “try before you buy.” You can go to the store and try on clothes before you update your wardrobe. You can go to the dealership and take a test drive before you commit to purchasing a car. And while you can’t try a house on for size … Continue reading How To “Try On” A Neighborhood Before Buying A Home There

Entry-Level Homeowners Are in the Driver’s Seat

One thing helping homeowners right now is price appreciation, especially in the entry-level market. In the latest Home Price Insights report, CoreLogic reveals how home prices increased by 4% year-over-year and projects prices will rise 5.2% by December 2020. Why is this good news for the homeowners? When prices appreciate, homeowners gain equity. In addition, those planning to sell this … Continue reading Entry-Level Homeowners Are in the Driver’s Seat

5 Things to Consider Before Joining the Tiny Home Movement

You’ve probably heard about the tiny home movement and how some people do a drastic downsizing in an effort to live more simply. You may have even wondered if it’s for you. Obviously, there are some pretty big benefits. For starters, who wouldn’t love to shrink their mortgage payment? And what about saying goodbye to … Continue reading 5 Things to Consider Before Joining the Tiny Home Movement