Archive of ‘Home Buying’ category

Pros and Cons of Using a Buyer’s Agent

To use a buyer’s agent or to not? The facts show that 88% of homebuyers used buyer’s agents in 2015 – well above the 69% that used an agent in 2001 (NAR, 2016). I want to give you my objective opinion of the pros and cons of using a buyer’s agent. When Stephen and I […] Read more…

What to Know about Mortgage Preapproval

Hey Y’all! So you want to buy a home? House, condo, townhome, whatever it may be this is a huge financial milestone. Congrats! How does one get ready for this? One of the first things I’d recommend is getting preapproved for a loan. Before you start shopping around and getting hearts set on a home, […] Read more…