Category: Equity Homeownership is the Top Contributor to Your Net Worth Many people plan to build their net worth by buying CDs or stocks, or just having a savings account. Recently, however, Economist Jonathan Eggleston and Survey Statistician Donald Hays, both… Written by Emanuel Neiconi October 9, 2019 No Comments 62% of Buyers Are Wrong About Down Payment Needs According to the ‘2019 Home Buyer Report’ conducted by Nerdwallet, many first-time buyers still believe they need a 20% down payment to buy a home in today’s market: “More than 6 in 10… Written by Emanuel Neiconi October 7, 2019 No Comments What Is the Cost of Waiting Until Next Year to Buy? Some Highlights: The “cost of waiting to buy” is defined as the additional funds necessary to buy a home if prices and interest rates were to increase over a period… Written by Emanuel Neiconi September 27, 2019 No Comments Are You Ready for the ‘Black Friday’ of Real Estate? Every year, ‘Black Friday’ is a highly anticipated event for eager shoppers. Some people prepare for weeks, crafting and refining a strategic shopping agenda, determining exactly when to arrive at… Written by Emanuel Neiconi September 25, 2019 No Comments One of the Top Reasons to Own a Home One of the benefits of homeownership is that it is a “forced savings plan.” Here’s how it works: You make a mortgage payment each month. Part of that payment is… Written by Emanuel Neiconi September 20, 2019 No Comments 6 Graphs Showing the Strength of the Current Housing Market Some Highlights: Keeping an eye on the current status of the housing market is one of the best ways to make powerful and confident decisions when buying or selling a… Written by Emanuel Neiconi September 13, 2019 No Comments 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… Written by Emanuel Neiconi August 26, 2019 No Comments A Latte a Day Keeps Homeownership Away Some Highlights: The pumpkin spice latte is launching soon, so you may be tempted to spend your extra cash on a daily caffeine fix, but that small expense can add… Written by Emanuel Neiconi August 23, 2019 No Comments A Great Way to Increase Your Family’s Net Worth Every three years, the Federal Reserve conducts its Survey of Consumer Finances. Data is collected across all economic and social groups. The latest survey data covers 2013-2016. The study revealed that the… Written by Emanuel Neiconi August 19, 2019 No Comments The Benefits of Growing Equity in Your Home Over the last couple of years, we’ve heard quite a bit about rising home prices. Today, expert projections still forecast continued growth, just at a slower pace. One of the… Written by Emanuel Neiconi August 14, 2019 No Comments Contact Us Now First Name Last Name Email Address Phone Number Message Any questions, comments, or feedback Submit Now!