When purchasing a lot/home package in a production subdivision it is important to have your own real estate representation. Prior to going into a model home, find a realtor you feel comfortable with for Buyer Broker representation. Make sure your realtor accompanies you on your first visit to the model homes, and … [Read more...] about Should You Have a Realtor for New Builds?
Recession and Expansion There are times when the economy is brisk and everyone feels confident about his or her prospects for the future. As a result, they spend money. People eat out more, buy new cars, and… …they buy new homes. Then, for one reason or another, the economy slows down. Companies lay off employees and … [Read more...] about Business Cycles and Buying a Home
When conversing with real estate agents, you will often find that when they talk to you about buying real estate, they will refer to your purchase as a “home.” Yet if you are selling property, they will often refer to it as a “house.” There is a reason for this. Buying real estate is often an emotional decision, but when selling … [Read more...] about Tips on Getting Your Home Ready to Sell
For most people, changing employers will not really affect your ability to qualify for a mortgage loan, especially if you are going to be earning more money. For some homebuyers, however, the effects of changing jobs can be disastrous to your loan application. How Changing Jobs Effects Buying a Home Salaried Employees If … [Read more...] about The Effect Changing Jobs Has on Buying a Home