Are “Starter Homes” Becoming a Thing of the Past?

The millennial generation is emerging fast into the housing market whether we are ready for them or not. You may be thinking this means a big boom in smaller “starter home” sales but this new generation of home buyers may do things a little differently than its predecessors. According to real estate professionals, the new … Continue reading Are “Starter Homes” Becoming a Thing of the Past?

How to Ensure Your Mortgage Will Be Approved

In these days of ever-watchful lenders, you, as a consumer, can put yourself in the best possible position to be approved for a mortgage by taking a few simple, commonsense steps before you start your home search. The first step is ensuring you are paying your bills on time. As simple as this sounds, lenders … Continue reading How to Ensure Your Mortgage Will Be Approved

House Hunting Red Flags

Buyer beware! Here are some house hunting red flags to watch out for… Rotting wood: Unless you specifically look for it, rotting wood is one home maintenance issue that can easily go unnoticed. When viewing a home, make sure to look for this red flag along the exterior of the home as well as the … Continue reading House Hunting Red Flags