It’s Tax Season… Use Your Refund to Jump Start Your Down Payment Savings!

While most people dread tax time, if you are getting a tax refund, this time of year can seem almost as rewarding as end-of-the-year bonus season.

Whether you are receiving a refund of a few hundred dollars or several thousand dollars, if read more

Is Now a Good Time to Rent? You May Be Better Off Buying a Home.

People often ask if now is a good time to buy a home, but nobody ever asks when it’s a good time to rent. Regardless, we want to make certain that everyone understands that today is NOT a good time to rent.

The Census Bureau recently released their read more

What Impact will Rising Mortgage Rates have on Home Values? Now, is a Great Time to Think about Selling!

Are you on the fence about selling your home?

If you are thinking about selling your home this spring, think no more, and sell today! It is important to focus on mortgage rates because they have a direct influence on real estate prices. That said,  it’s important to note that changing interest read more

Why Pay Rent When You Can Pay Your Own Mortgage!

80% of Renters Believe Homeownership is a Part of Their American Dream


According to the latest Aspiring Home Buyers Profile by the National Association of Realtors (NAR), 82% of surveyed renters desire to own a home in the future, with 80% believing homeownership is a big part of achieving read more

Should You Wait Until Next Year to Buy? Or Buy Now?

The 3 Best Reasons to Buy a Home in 2018

(but You’d Better Hurry)

New predictions for 2018 forecast more moderate gains in home prices and rising inventory levels, while low unemployment and record levels of consumer confidence mean more buyers are feeling good about their finances.

A lot depends on where you read more

Presidents’ Day is Around the Corner! Check out the best sales.

George Washington statue in the Boston Public Garden
George Washington was the first president of the United States of America.
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What is Presidents’ Day?

President’s Day celebrates the legacy of the incumbent President and past US presidents, while citizens are given a holiday, the date of which changes every year.

The US federal holiday is on the third Monday of February each year, but records show read more

Low Inventory Pushes Home Prices Higher

The housing market reached new price peaks in 2017, shattering records left over from the 2005 housing boom.

Home prices rose as the number of homes for sale continued to drop — even more so than previous years. Meanwhile, the numbersales read more

Where Are Mortgage Interest Rates Headed in 2018?

The interest rate you pay on your home mortgage has a direct impact on your monthly payment. The higher the rate the greater the payment will be. That is why it is important to know where rates are headed when deciding to start your home search.

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