Owning a Home Is Still More Affordable Than Renting One

Owning a Home Is Still More Affordable Than Renting One

“It’s still more affordable to buy a home than rent one.”   If spending more time at home over the past year is making you really think hard about buying a home instead of renting one, you’re not alone. You may be wondering, however, if the dollars and...
Should I Wait for Lower Mortgage Interest Rates?

Should I Wait for Lower Mortgage Interest Rates?

“Many hopeful homebuyers are now wondering if they should put their plans on hold and wait for the lowest rates imaginable.”   Historically low mortgage rates are a big motivator for homebuyers right now. In 2020 alone, rates hit new record-lows 16 times,...
How to Make the Dream of Homeownership a Reality This Year

How to Make the Dream of Homeownership a Reality This Year

” For many Americans, one common goal is owning a home: a piece of land, a roof over our heads, and a place where we can grow and flourish.”   In 1963, Martin Luther King, Jr. inspired a powerful movement with his famous “I Have a Dream” speech. Through...
Will Forbearance Plans Lead to a Tsunami of Foreclosures?

Will Forbearance Plans Lead to a Tsunami of Foreclosures?

“Today, almost three million households are actively in a forbearance plan.”   At the onset of the economic disruptions caused by the COVID pandemic, the government quickly put into place forbearance plans to allow homeowners to remain in their homes...
4 Reasons People Are Buying Homes in 2021

4 Reasons People Are Buying Homes in 2021

“Here are 4 reasons people are reconsidering where they live and why they’re expecting to buy a home this year.”   According to many experts, the real estate market is expected to continue growing in 2021, and it’s largely driven by the lasting impact the...
What Does 2021 Have in Store for Home Values?

What Does 2021 Have in Store for Home Values?

“Home price appreciation in 2021 will continue to be determined by this imbalance of supply and demand.”   According to the latest CoreLogic Home Price Insights Report, nationwide home values increased by 8.2% over the last twelve months. The dramatic rise...

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