Month: October 2022
Saving for a Home
Taking the Fear out of Saving for a Home If you’re planning to buy a home, knowing what to budget for and how to save may sound scary at first. One way to take the fear out of budgeting is understanding some of the costs you might encounter. And to do that, turn to trusted real estate…
Applying for a Mortgage Doesn’t Have To Be Scary [INFOGRAPHIC]
Applying for a Mortgage Doesn’t Have To Be Scary [INFOGRAPHIC] Some Highlights Home
Millennials Are Still a Driving Force of Today’s Buyer Demand
Millennials Are Still a Driving Force of Today’s Buyer Demand If you’re thinking about selling your house but wondering if buyers are still out there, know that there are still people who are searching for a home to buy today. And your house may be exactly what they’re looking for. While the millennial generation has been dubbed…
3 Graphs Showing Why Today’s Housing Market Isn’t Like 2008
3 Graphs Showing Why Today’s Housing Market Isn’t Like 2008 With all the headlines and talk in the media about the shift in the housing market, you might be thinking this is a housing bubble. It’s only natural for those thoughts to creep in that make you think it could be a repeat of what took place…
What Happens to Housing when There’s a Recession?
What Happens to Housing when There’s a Recession? Since the 2008 housing bubble burst, the word recession strikes a stronger emotional chord than it ever did before. And while there’s some debate around whether we’re officially in a recession right now, the good news is experts say a recession today would likely be mild and…
What’s Ahead for Home Prices?
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…
3 Questions About Selling Your House Today
3 Questions About Selling Your House Today Some Highlights Home
Should I Buy a Home with the Latest News About Inflation?
Should I 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…
The Non-financial Benefits of Homeownership
The Non-financial Benefits of Homeownership With higher mortgage rates, you might be wondering if now’s the best time to buy a home. While the financial aspects are important to consider, there are also powerful non-financial reasons it may make sense to make a move. Here are just a few of the benefits that come with homeownership. Homeowners Can…
The Latest on Supply and Demand in Housing
The Latest on Supply and Demand in Housing Over the past two years, the substantial imbalance of low housing supply and high buyer demand pushed home sales and buyer competition to new heights. But this year, things are shifting as supply and demand reach an inflection point. The graph below helps tell the story of just…