buying a home

buying a home

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Getting into Real Estate in Your 20s

What younger generations should consider before buying their first home
While millennials aren’t buying at the rate previous generations were at their age, they still contributed $514 billion to the housing market last year, and are the largest group of homebuyers in the United States, according to Zillow. While some …

How to Know if You’re Ready to Buy a Home

How to Know if You’re Ready to Buy a Home

The four questions every potential homebuyer should ask before investing in residential real estate
Buying a house is no small feat: but for those ready to put down roots and make an investment in their future, it can be worth it. If you’re sick of renting and want a home of …

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2018 Real Estate Trends

From co-living to smaller homes, here’s what will drive the real estate market in 2018
As technology advances, the market shifts and new generations become home buyers, real estate behaviors change and evolve, too. A new year means new real estate trends to watch for, whether you’re buying or selling. The …

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Risks of Buying a Foreclosure

Roadblocks that can make buying a foreclosure a Money Pit
When a homeowner fails to pay their mortgage for an extended period of time, the home goes into foreclosure. This means the homeowner forfeits all rights to the home and it becomes the property of a bank or other lending institution. …

Purchasing a Home to Rent or Flip

Purchasing a Home to Rent or Flip

Everything you need to know about buying real estate for profit
Purchasing an investment property is a great way to generate additional income, but it isn’t as simple as hitting the real estate market in search of a great deal. There are substantial differences between purchasing a primary residence and taking …