The Benefits of Homebuyer Education and Counseling

Homebuyer checklists can be overwhelming, especially for first-time buyers. Should you shop for a home on your own, or find an agent to help? Are your finances in order? How do you find the right lender, and how much do you need for the down payment?

If it feels like there’s a long list of obstacles standing between you and owning a home, homebuyer education or counseling may be a good first step. keep reading

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

6 Steps for Buyers Competing in a Tight Market

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

If you’re the newbie buyer on the block right now, it’s tough out there. How can you be more competitive when you’re up against tight inventory and higher prices? Plus, if you’re currently renting, you don’t have equity from a home sale to help fund your down payment.

These six ideas can help you (finally!) score a home of your own. keep reading