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January 2023

Homeownership Builds Your Wealth over Time

2023-01-27T14:03:31+00:00

Some Highlights If you’re thinking of buying a home this year, be sure to factor in the long-term benefits of homeownership. On average, nationwide, home prices appreciated by 288.7% over the last 32 years. That means homeowners grow their net worthsignificantly in the long term. Homeownership wins over time. Let’s connect so you can start your homebuying journey today.

Homeownership Builds Your Wealth over Time 2023-01-27T14:03:31+00:00

Why It Makes Sense To Move Before Spring

2023-01-26T14:13:52+00:00

Spring is usually the busiest season in the housing market. Many buyers wait until then to make their move, believing it’s the best time to find a home. However, that isn’t always the case when you factor in the competition you could face with other buyers at that time of year. If you’re ready to [...]

Why It Makes Sense To Move Before Spring 2023-01-26T14:13:52+00:00

Why You Shouldn’t Fear Today’s Foreclosure Headlines

2023-01-25T13:59:19+00:00

If you’ve seen recent headlines about foreclosures surging in the housing market, you’re certainly not alone. There’s no doubt, the stories in the media can be pretty confusing right now. They may even make you think twice about buying a home for fear that prices could crash. The reality is, the data shows a foreclosure crisis is [...]

Why You Shouldn’t Fear Today’s Foreclosure Headlines 2023-01-25T13:59:19+00:00

The 3 Factors That Affect Home Affordability

2023-01-24T14:06:16+00:00

If you’ve been following the housing market over the last couple of years, you’ve likely heard about growing affordability challenges. But according to experts, the key factors that determine housing affordability are projected to improve this year. Selma Hepp, Executive, Deputy Chief Economist at CoreLogic, shares: “. . . with slowly improving affordability and a more optimistic economic [...]

The 3 Factors That Affect Home Affordability 2023-01-24T14:06:16+00:00

Want To Sell Your House? Price It Right.

2023-01-23T13:00:44+00:00

Last year, the housing market slowed down in response to higher mortgage rates, and that had an impact on home prices. If you’re thinking of selling your house soon, that means you’ll want to adjust your expectations accordingly. As realtor.com explains: “. . . some of the more prominent pandemic trends have changed, so sellers might wish to adjust accordingly [...]

Want To Sell Your House? Price It Right. 2023-01-23T13:00:44+00:00

Pre-Approval in 2023: What You Need To Know

2023-01-20T13:56:25+00:00

One of the first steps in your homebuying journey is getting pre-approved. To understand why it’s such an important step, you need to understand what pre-approval is and what it does for you. Business Insider explains: “In a preapproval [sic], the lender tells you which types of loans you may be eligible to take out, how much you may be approved to [...]

Pre-Approval in 2023: What You Need To Know 2023-01-20T13:56:25+00:00