Q: We want a bigger house. Is it better in todays market to refinance our current mortgage and build an addition or just buy a larger house? A: Talk to your REALTOR & ask them to give you research on both scenario’s. Personally, I would take advantage of the low interest … [Read more...] about What Should We Do In Todays Market ?
Heading into the spring buying market, there are strong trends starting to emerge. The inventory of homes for sale has increased on a year-over-year basis for eight months in a row. Home price appreciation has continued to grow, although at a slower rate. The homeownership rate … [Read more...] about 2 Reports That Say Now Is a Great Time to Sell
Q: can an expected funding day be forward to an earlier date? A: I assume you mean ‘funding day’ is the day of closing (closing escrow). The moving up up any dates previously agreed upon in a purchase agreement (contract) can be ‘moved up’ with all the parties agreeing on the … [Read more...] about Can A Closing Date Be Moved ?
According to the National Association of Realtors, total inventory has been growing for six months straight, as has the number of buyers looking to find their dream home. In a market where inventory is increasing, you want to stand out in the crowd! This quote from Grandscope … [Read more...] about How to Have a Unique Open House
Q: when dealing with a dual agency, what should i look out for? Should a double agent be able to cash a check for the down payment without the buying party being approved for the credit? A: Dual agency means that the agent has a contractual agreement with both parties – this … [Read more...] about Who Cashes Check With Dual Agency ?