Home Buyer Guide 2023

Did you know that close to 25% of all homes sell without ever hitting the open market? Unlock access to hidden inventory that the public never sees UNLOCK PRIVATE ACCESS Do You Have A Unique Real Estate Challenge? A 15 minute call with us can help put you on the path to success. There is […]

THE RIGHT EXPERT WILL GUIDE YOU THROUGH THIS UNPRECEDENTED MARKET

https://youtu.be/rVTujArlyv4 The Right Expert Will Guide You Through This Unprecedented Market Today’s housing market is full of extremes. Mortgage rates hovering near record-lows are driving high buyer demand. On the other hand, an absence of sellers is creating record-low housing inventory. This imbalance in supply and demand is leading to a skyrocketing rate of bidding wars and more houses selling over their […]

BUYING SEASON IS BACK HERE’S WHATS TO EXPECT

https://youtu.be/y2pbKmgSs2k With peak buying season upon us, here’s what analysts are expecting to see this year: Increasing Mortgage RatesIt appears, depending on how the economic recovery progresses, that mortgage rates could continue to increase. Earlier in the year, rates were holding under 3%, but those rates have steadily increased over the past several weeks. As […]

Home Sweet Home: The Emotional Benefits of Homeownership [INFOGRAPHIC]

Some Highlights While there are many financial perks to owning a home, there are also powerful non-financial benefits to consider if you’re thinking about making a move. Homeownership allows you to express yourself, gives you greater privacy and comfort, enhances your connection to your community and loved ones, and is an achievement to feel proud of. Let’s connect today to discuss […]

1031 EXCHANGE COMMONLY ASKED QUESTIONS

https://youtu.be/sQOAYO9wkYs Source: IPX1031 Qualified Intermediary-Is a Qualified Intermediary (AKA accommodator or QI) needed? Yes. The IRS requires the use of an intermediary in virtually every 1031 transaction and the exchanger must enter into written agreements with the QI before the relinquished property is sold. Like Kind-Can I sell my rental house and buy a 4plex? […]

6 Quick Guides to Contract Contingencies and Cancellation Rights

https://youtu.be/hk22Mq1ETMg Source: California Association of REALTORS What is a contingency? Contingencies and Cancellation A contingency allows a buyer (or seller) to cancel a purchase agreement based upon the happening of a certain event. By default, all of the CAR purchase agreements contain contingencies for loan, appraisal, title, disclosures and investigations.Must a contingency be removed in […]

3 Quick Guides To Deposit Disputes When There Is No Deposit

https://youtu.be/M-9-xNJxjfY Source: California Association of REALTORS Even though a deposit is not required to create a binding real estate contract, most sellers will insist that the buyer make a deposit to “put some skin in the game” to demonstrate the buyer’s good faith intention to proceed with the transaction and provide the seller some assurance […]

FIRST TIME HOME BUYER GUIDE

https://youtu.be/qUPKFNzjfGQ Source: Schoelerman Group First-Time Homebuyer’s Checklist: Make sure you’re (really) ready Create your home wish list Figure out what you can afford Gather the necessary documents Research Mortgages Assemble your team   Find out more by watching the video above. Did you know that close to 25% of all homes sell without ever hitting […]

WHAT IS THE DIFFERENCE BETWEEN CLTA AND ALTA HOMEOWNERS TITLE INSURANCE POLICIES?

https://youtu.be/YeGx6UtYPJE Source: Lawyers Title These title insurance policies are not like any title policy you have ever seen before. “CLATA Policy” used to mean less coverage than “ALTA Policy”. Not anymore as long as you have one to four-family residences. The CLTA Homeowners Policy are identical. Note  that the word “homeowners” in the name fo […]

Does Homeownership Provide a Path to Long-Term Wealth?

Did you know that close to 25% of all homes sell without ever hitting the open market? Unlock access to hidden inventory that the public never sees UNLOCK PRIVATE ACCESS Related Stories Do You Have A Unique Real Estate Challenge? A 15 minute call with us can help put you on the path to success. […]