🧐 We’re not going to sugar-coat this …Home buying can be really overwhelming! buying a home sometimes is a fast decision. Knowing the right questions can make the process easier.
🏡 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:
📊 There’s been a slight shift… the housing market is slowing down due to rising interest rates, which has in return caused many buyers to put their home search on pause, leading to less competition for buyers.
🧹 Home Maintenance Tasks you should be tackling in January is a comprehensive lists of home maintenance items to be completed in January.
🏡 Thinking about selling? Listing your home takes some prep work if you want to sell quickly and for top dollar, even in a seller’s market. If you want to create black Friday demand for your home (no matter what time of year it is), I have a few recommendations.
💸 Getting a mortgage can be stressful … bank statements, credit scores, interest rates, loan estimates, and closing disclosures can really put a dent in the excitement of buying a home.
🛍 Tis the season to plan your gift list! With the holiday season now in full swing, let’s keep small businesses top of mind when tackling our shopping lists.
🍁 In many regions, fall is the perfect season to tackle general home maintenance projects because the weather is generally dry and temperatures are moderate.
🤑 Did you know that you can shorten your mortgage term by 8 YEARS by paying an extra mortgage payment every year, or just $100 more per month of the principle? This could help you remove Mortgage Insurance (PMI) even faster, with increased equity.
🌷 The action we take today will lead us to a future reward — for most of us, we experience seasonality … which means a period of “brown” before we get to enjoy the Spring pops of color and greenery.