Real Estate Advice

      The Financial Side of Real Estate

Posted on Jun 19, 2018 in Real Estate Advice

It’s no secret that the rules have changed when it comes to qualifying for a mortgage. A week barely goes by where we aren’t hearing about rates, restrictions and the tightening of bank purse strings. Previously banks had two rates: Fixed & Variable. That’s it. Today for a lender to even answer what their rates are, comes a series of questions base...

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Step-by-Step for First Time Buyers

Posted on Apr 01, 2018 in Real Estate Advice

As first time home buyers, the process can be overwhelming and confusing. There are lots of moving parts, timelines and deadlines. Our job is to navigate through the process with you, always making sure you are comfortable, know what is coming next and that you are prepared each step of the way.

Here is a brief explanation of each of the steps:

  1. FINAN...

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Why use a REALTOR® when Buying from a Builder?

Posted on Mar 29, 2018 in Real Estate Advice

It's no secret that there is some stigma surrounding REALTORS®. Not unlike many other types of salespeople.
However, I'd like to clear up a few misconceptions and share a real-life situation in which having
REALTOR® representation proved to be invaluable.

It costs money to use a REALTOR® when buying a house

TRUTH: It costs you, the Buye...

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