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Taking the Fear Out of the Mortgage Process

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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 qualify in today’s market, you’ll need a down […]

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3 Reasons to Buy a Home NOW

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Whether you are a first-time buyer or looking to move up to the home of your dreams, now is a great time to purchase a home. Here are three major reasons to buy today.   1. Affordability Many people focus solely on price when talking about home affordability. Since home prices have appreciated throughout the […]

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The Cost of Waiting: Interest Rates Edition [INFOGRAPHIC]

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  Some Highlights: Interest rates are projected to increase steadily heading into 2020. The higher your interest rate, the more money you will end up paying for your home and the higher your monthly payment will be. Rates are still low right now – don’t wait until they hit 5% to start searching for your […]

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3 Things to Know in the Housing Market Today!

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A lot is happening in the world, and it’s having a direct impact on the housing market. The reality is this: some of it is positive and some of it may be negative. Some we just don’t know yet.   The following three areas of the housing market are critical to understand: interest rates, building […]

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What is the Cost of Waiting Until Next Year to Buy? [INFOGRAPHIC]

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  Some Highlights: The “cost of waiting to buy” is defined as the additional funds necessary to buy a home if prices & interest rates were to increase over a period of time. Freddie Mac forecasts interest rates to rise to 4.5% by the Q4 2020. CoreLogic predicts home prices to appreciate by 4.8% over the next […]

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Buyer Demand Surging This Spring

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Last fall, some predicted that the 2019 residential real estate market would be a disaster. There was even belief we might experience a housing crash like the one that occurred during the last decade. However, according to two separate reports*, buyer demand dramatically increased over the last three months, leading into this spring buyers’ market […]

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3 Questions You Need To Ask Before Buying A Home

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If you are debating purchasing a home right now, you are probably getting a lot of advice. Though your friends and family have your best interests at heart, they may not be fully aware of your needs and what is currently happening in the real estate market. Ask yourself the following three questions to help […]

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Happy St Patrick’s Day! Spring is Time to Buy A Home [INFOGRAPHIC]

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Happy St Patrick’s Day   Some Highlights: Interest Rates for a 30-year fixed rate mortgage have dropped to 4.41% from near 5% in 2018. Take advantage of more inventory coming to market in the spring to find your dream home! Buying now will allow you to start earning equity today!

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4 Reasons to Buy a Home in Nashville this Spring

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Spring has sprung, and it’s a great time to buy a home in Nashville! Here are four reasons to consider buying TODAY instead of waiting.   1. Prices Will Continue to Rise CoreLogic’s latest U.S. Home Price Insights reports that home prices have appreciated by 4.4% over the last 12 months. The same report predicts […]

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The Nashville Housing Market is Still Strong.

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Just like our clocks this weekend, in the majority of the country, the Nashville housing market will soon “spring forward!” The Nashville housing market is still in a relative slump when it comes to the available inventory. Many potential sellers believe that waiting until Spring is in their best interest. Traditionally, they would have been […]

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