Category: Financing Homes Are More Affordable Today, Not Less Affordable There’s a current narrative that owning a home today is less affordable than it has been in the past. The reason some are making this claim is because house prices… Written by Emanuel Neiconi January 15, 2020 No Comments Three Benefits to Buying Your Dream Home This Year Outside of a strong economy, low unemployment, and higher wages, there are three more great reasons why you may want to consider buying your dream home this year instead of… Written by Emanuel Neiconi January 6, 2020 No Comments The Biggest Issue Facing Housing Next Year This coming year the housing market will be defined by 3 things- inventory, interest rates, and appreciation. But the biggest issue the housing market will face in 2020 is an… Written by Emanuel Neiconi December 18, 2019 No Comments Have You Budgeted for Closing Costs? Saving for a down payment is a key step in the homebuying process, and it’s not the only piece you need to include in your budget. Another factor that’s important… Written by Emanuel Neiconi December 9, 2019 No Comments The Cost Across Time Some Highlights: With interest rates around 3.66%, now is a great time to look back at where they’ve been over the past few decades. Comparatively, they’re pretty low! According to… Written by Emanuel Neiconi November 22, 2019 No Comments VA Home Loans by the Numbers Some Highlights: The Veterans Administration (VA) Home Loan is a benefit that is available to more than 22 million veterans and 2 million active duty service members to help them… Written by Emanuel Neiconi November 11, 2019 No Comments Forget the Price of the Home. The Cost is What Matters. Home buying activity (demand) is up, and the number of available listings (supply) is down. When demand outpaces supply, prices appreciate. That’s why firms are beginning to increase their projections… Written by Emanuel Neiconi November 7, 2019 No Comments Buying a home can be SCARY…Until you know the FACTS Some Highlights: Many potential homebuyers believe they need a 20% down payment and a 780 FICO® score to qualify to buy a home. This stops many people from even trying… Written by Emanuel Neiconi October 25, 2019 No Comments Five Tips for Starting Your Home Search In today’s market, low inventory dominates the conversation in many areas of the country. It can often be frustrating to be a first-time homebuyer if you aren’t prepared. Here are… Written by Emanuel Neiconi October 21, 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 123 Contact Us Now First Name Last Name Email Address Phone Number Message Any questions, comments, or feedback Submit Now!