The Path to Homeownership

June is National Homeownership Month, where we celebrate the important role homeownership plays in neighborhoods and communities across the country.

Owning a home has long been the American dream, and even in this competitive market, homebuyers shouldn’t be discouraged. Whether you’re hoping to buy now or planning ahead, these steps will help clear the path to homeownership. keep reading

We Can’t All Rely on the Bank of Mom and Dad

Home prices are increasing faster than incomes, especially for younger households. Add in things like the pandemic and student loan debt, and it’s hard for many to see a path to homeownership.

Many millennials are turning to the bank of mom and dad. A recent report from Apartment List found that 63 percent of millennials surveyed do not have any savings for a down payment, and more than 20 percent expect financial help from family towards a down payment. keep reading