Are you wondering whether renting or buying a home is the right move for you? There are pros and cons in either direction - keep reading for practical tips on which option is the best fit for your situation. PROS of Renting Maintenance is taken care of. The cost (and fuss) of malfunctioning appliances or … Continue reading To Rent or to Buy? That is the question.
If you're planning a home purchase in the next 12-18 months, but you're worried about your credit, then RIGHT NOW is the time to work toward a better score. WHY? The interest rate, and even the loan programs available to you, depend on your credit score. Banks and other lending institutions will offer you more … Continue reading Questionable Credit and You Want to Buy a House? Boost Your Score by 60 Points in 6 Months!
So you're ready to buy your first (or next) home. Congratulations! There is a lot to consider when searching for the right property to invest in. The questions below are an excellent starting point for savvy house hunting, making sure you have all the information you need to make the best purchase possible. Why are … Continue reading 7 Questions Smart House Hunters Ask
Millennial homeowners are feeling frustrated, and the lessons they've learned along the way offer an opportunity for the rest of us, regardless of age or station, to enter homeownership better prepared. Nearly two-thirds, or 63 percent, of millennial homeowners surveyed by Bankrate.com said they had regrets about buying. That is more than any other age … Continue reading What We Can All Learn From This Millennial Home Buying Mistake
*Author's Note: Jack Meyers // Meyers Real Estate Group is a Real Estate Firm licensed in the state of Colorado. The content contained in this article is for informational purposes only, and is not intended to serve as expert financial or mortgage lending advice. For specific information pertaining to your individual financial situation, seek the … Continue reading How Much House Can You Really Afford?
If you are buying or selling a home for the first time, you might be wondering who sets the price for the sale of your home, or how the listing price was chosen for a home you'd like to make an offer on. There are misconceptions out there about just who 'decides' what a home … Continue reading Home Comps and What to Do With Them
New generation...same old financial mistakes. But it doesn't have to be that way! Chances are good, your parents didn't take you and your siblings aside to share the finer details of the sale or purchase of your family home when you were growing up. Hey -- I get it! Mortgage terms and price-per-square-foot are details lost … Continue reading 5 Classic Home Buying Mistakes Millennials Make