For Buyers

Jan. 8, 2020

The New Spring Real Estate Market is Here. Are You Ready?

 

Which month do you think most people who are considering buying a home actually start their search? If you’re like most of us, you probably think the surge happens in the spring, likely in April. Not anymore. According to new research, January 2019 was only 1% behind February ...

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Jan. 2, 2020

The 2020 Real Estate Projections That May Surprise You

 

This will be an interesting year for residential real estate. With a presidential election taking place this fall and talk of a possible recession occurring before the end of the year, predicting what will happen in the 2020 U.S. housing market can be challenging. As a result, taking ...

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Dec. 30, 2019

Working with a Local Real Estate Professional Makes All the Difference [INFOGRAPHIC]

 

Working with a Local Real Estate Professional Makes All the Difference [INFOGRAPHIC] | Simplifying The Market

Some Highlights:

  • Choosing the right real estate professional is one of the most impactful decisions you can make in your home buying or selling process.
  • A real estate professional can explain current market conditions and break down what they will mean to you and your family.
  • If you’re considering ...
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Dec. 18, 2019

The Biggest Issue Facing Housing Next Year

 

This coming year the housing market will be defined by 3 things- inventoryinterest rates, and appreciation.  But the biggest issue the housing market will face in 2020 is an inventory shortage.  There aren’t enough homes on the market for buyers, especially on the lower end ...

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Dec. 12, 2019

What to Expect on Inspection Day for a Home Purchase in New Jersey

 

During the home purchase, inspection is a critical component of the transaction. Inspection of the property is for things that you as the potential homeowner may not visually see such as checking the roof, chimney, and furnace. There are other parts of the inspection that are important especially if ...

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Nov. 18, 2019

2 Myths Holding Back Home Buyers in New Jersey

 

In a recent article, First American shared how millennials are not really any different from previous generations when it comes to the goal of homeownership; it is still a huge part of their American Dream. The piece, however, also reveals,

 “Saving for a down payment is one ...

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Nov. 11, 2019

75 Years of VA Home Loan Benefits

 

Today, on Veterans Day, we salute those who have served our country in war or peace, and we thank them for their sacrifice.

This year marks the 75th anniversary of VA Home Loan Benefit offerings through the Servicemen’s Readjustment Act, also known as the GI Bill. Since 1944 ...

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Nov. 8, 2019

Taking the Fear Out of the Mortgage Process

 

 

A considerable number of potential buyers shy away from the real estate market because they’re uncertain about the buying process – particularly when it comes to qualifying for a mortgage.

For many, the mortgage process can be scary, but it doesn’t have to be! 

In order to ...

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Nov. 5, 2019

How Much Downpayment do you Need? [VIDEO]

 

When buying a house, the downpayment plays a major factor since we pay this upfront to get a mortgage. In this video, I'll go over how much downpayment you really need to put down.

 

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Aug. 26, 2019

Experts Predict a Strong Housing Market for the Rest of 2019

We’re in the back half of the year, and with a decline in interest rates as well as home price and wage appreciation, many are wondering what the predictions are for the remainder of 2019.

Here’s what some of the experts have to say:

Ralph McLaughlin, Deputy Chief Economist ...

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