How to win the bidding war for your dream home

If the affordability index and low interest rates discussed in our earlier post have encouraged you to start looking for the perfect home, here’s what you need to do to win that bidding war: Pre-Qualify.  And have that pre-qualified letter in hand.  Seem obvious?  The fact is only 52% of those looking obtain a letter, therefore doing so will give you an advantage Give your … Continue reading How to win the bidding war for your dream home

The cost of buying a home is more than just the actual sale price

When buyers look for a new home, they almost solely look at the purchase price to determine the cost of the home.  But interest rates play an important role in determining how much you will pay for that home over the long run.   Lower interest rates mean that over a long period of time the house will cost you less As compared to a lower … Continue reading The cost of buying a home is more than just the actual sale price