Remote Work Trends Mean Flexibility for First-Time Homebuyers
Today’s low inventory can be challenging for homebuyers, especially if you're looking to purchase your first home. But if ...
Posted by Chris Olson on April 6, 2022
What You Need To Budget for When Buying a Home
When it comes to buying a home, it can feel a bit intimidating to know how much you need to save and where to find that information. But you ...
Posted by Chris Olson on April 5, 2022
Balancing Your Wants and Needs as a Homebuyer Today
Since the number of homes for sale is low today, it can feel challenging to find one that checks all your boxes. But if you know which ...
Posted by Chris Olson on April 4, 2022
There Are Several Great Reasons To Consider Buying a Condo Today
If you're a first-time buyer looking to break into the housing market but struggling to find a home to buy, condominiums (or condos) could be a great ...
Posted by Chris Olson on March 31, 2022
Did Your Dream Home Just Come on the Market?
For the first time in a long time, the number of newly listed homes is beginning to rise. In their latest monthly release, realtor....
Posted by Chris Olson on March 18, 2022
Are You Wondering if This Is the Year To Buy a Home?
Every year, many renters ask themselves the same question: Should I continue renting, or is it time to buy a home? If you're a ...
Posted by Chris Olson on March 16, 2022
Don't Get Caught Off Guard by Closing Costs
As a homebuyer, it's important to plan and budget for the expenses you'll encounter when you purchase a home. While most people understand the need ...
Posted by Chris Olson on March 15, 2022
How To Navigate a Market Where Multiple Offers Is the New Normal
If you're thinking of buying a home today, you already know that the number of homes available for sale is low. But what does that really ...
Posted by Chris Olson on March 10, 2022
Key Factors That Impact Affordability Today
You can't read an article about residential real estate without the author mentioning the affordability challenges that today's buyers face. There's ...
Posted by Chris Olson on March 9, 2022
Down Payment Assistance Programs Can Help You Achieve Homeownership
For many homebuyers, the thought of saving for a down payment can feel daunting, especially in today's market. That's why, when asked what they find ...
Posted by Chris Olson on March 2, 2022
Millennials: Do You Need a Home with More Space?
If you're a millennial, homebuying might be top of mind for you. Your generation is the largest group of homebuyers in the market today and has been ...
Posted by Chris Olson on February 28, 2022
More People Are Planning To Buy a Home Soon
While some homeowners may be tempted to hold off until spring to list their houses, you should know – homebuyers aren't waiting. Demand is ...
Posted by Chris Olson on February 17, 2022
Why a Move Could Bring You More Happiness This Year
Over the past two years, we've lived through one of the most stressful periods in recent history. Because of the health crisis, many of us have spent ...
Posted by Chris Olson on February 1, 2022
Owning Is More Affordable than Renting in the Majority of the Country
If you were thinking about buying a home this year, but already pressed pause on your plans due to rising home prices and ...
Posted by Chris Olson on January 31, 2022
Two Ways Homebuyers Can Win in Today's Market
If your goal is to purchase a home this year, you might be looking for any advantage you can get in today's sellers' market. While competition is ...
Posted by Chris Olson on January 13, 2022
Why Inflation Shouldn't Stop You from Buying a Home in 2022
If you're following along with the news today, you're probably hearing a lot about record-breaking home prices, rising consumer costs, supply ...
Posted by Chris Olson on January 11, 2022
How Much Do You Need for Your Down Payment?
As you set out on your homebuying journey, you likely have a plan in place, and you're working on saving for your purchase. But do you know how much ...
Posted by Chris Olson on January 3, 2022
The Perks of Putting 20% Down on a Home
If you're thinking of buying a home, you're probably wondering what you need to save for your down payment. Is it 20% of the loan, or could you put ...
Posted by Chris Olson on December 23, 2021