• Is Your Money Building Someone Else’s Wealth?

    August 9, 2017 | By Roy Farrens

    When you rent a home, you are working to build your landlord’s wealth instead of your own. Unlike rent payments, mortgage payments put money directly into your pocket as equity. The benefits of owning a home are endless, and on the top of the list is gaining equity for your future. Not sure if you qualify for a mortgage? The only way to find… Read more »

  • Common Mistakes Homebuyers Make

    July 14, 2017 | By Roy Farrens

    Mistake 1: Not Getting Fully Pre-Approved Before Making an Offer to Purchase In today’s competitive market, it is common for sellers to receive multiple offers to purchase their property. If your offer is contingent on your ability to qualify for a loan, it will not stand up to offers from buyers who have been pre-approved for funding. Plus, if you haven’t nailed down the… Read more »

  • Why Get Pre-Approved?

    July 22, 2016 | By Sophia Barrett

    We recommend all our buyers get pre-approved before beginning their home search. Knowing how much you can spend on a home reduces the potential frustration of looking at homes that may be out of reach. When it comes time to submit an offer on a home, being pre-approved for financing makes your offer more attractive to sellers in today’s competitive market. We want our… Read more »