How to Buy a House

Tips for Buying a House Buying a house is a big deal! Here are a few tips you may find useful as you embark on your home buying adventure! 1. Check your credit. Most people need a mortgage to buy a house. Since the terms of your mortgage loan will be dependent on your credit history, make sure you know what condition … Continue reading How to Buy a House

Get Mortgage Pre-Approval Before House Hunting!

House Hunting? You Need a Pre-Approval Letter Will you be dropping by a few open houses this weekend? Take a pre-approval letter with you! Pre-approvals provide house hunters with a number of benefits: Your Realtor knows you’re serious when you present a pre-approval letter. Sellers prefer to negotiate with prospective buyers with pre-approvals over simple … Continue reading Get Mortgage Pre-Approval Before House Hunting!

Home Prices Continue to Jump

Home Prices Jump Home prices experienced their biggest year-over-year increase in February in nearly seven years. According to the CoreLogic February Home Price Index report, home prices nationwide, including distressed sales, increased by 10.2 percent on a year-over-year basis from a year ago. This jump in home prices is the biggest year-over-year increase since March … Continue reading Home Prices Continue to Jump