Buying a Home

Buying your first home: What you should know

The housing market has exploded since 2020. The pandemic fueled a house-buying frenzy with remote work and leaving large urban areas to live in different parts of the country is becoming more mainstream. According to the National Association of Realtors, 31% of all home purchases since 2020 have been made by first-time home buyers. “Buying… Continue reading Buying your first home: What you should know

Buying a Home, Market Conditions

What will the 2022 housing market look like?

Housing experts say buyers can expect similar market trends to the past two years: elevated prices, low inventory and fast turnaround. Source: What will the 2022 housing market look like?

Buying a Home, credit, Finances

3 ways credit plays into mortgage refinancing

If you’re thinking about refinancing your mortgage, there’s often a lot to consider. For instance, your decision to refinance may rely on current interest rates or your personal financial situation. Your credit score also plays a role in the mortgage refinancing process. While it can certainly factor into your ability to refinance, the relationship between… Continue reading 3 ways credit plays into mortgage refinancing