First Time Home Buyer
Studies have shown for years that the net worth of homeowners has always surpassed that of renters. All that being said, it is more important to own your own home than ever before.
Discount brokers are growing in popularity, pitting them against traditional Realtors in the race for listings. But are discount brokers too good to be true?
To get insight, WK Real Etate’s emerging and established real estate professionals, who themselves are millennials or Generation Z, give us their take.
The real estate agent is often considered a fiduciary, which establishes them as a trusted source who is obligated to keep the client’s interests and desires in mind while maintaining various boundaries.
Meeting a new real estate agent occasionally feels like a first date as you trade a bottle of cabernet for talks of comps and closing costs. But with so many real estate agents available, it can be hard to find a dream match for your dream home.
Frequently, first-time homebuyers will turn to relatives to help with a down payment or to co-sign on the loan. However, all the parties involved need to be very aware of the pitfalls before agreeing to this arrangement.
The 2022 nationwide housing forecast by Realtor.com showed a continued slowing from the spring 2021 frenzy. But much is expected to stay the same, according to Realtor.com: Prices will stay high and inventory tight, even while mortgage rates rise.
The Noel and Martinez Team at RE/MAX Alliance is offering free home buyer and seller seminars on Wednesday, April 6 and Wednesday, May 4, 2022.
Winter of 2022 has been hot for many of America’s real estate markets – and Boulder ranks among the top five.
Ready to learn more about what to expect if you’re buying or selling in Boulder County? Here’s what you need to know.
In the aftermath of the devastating Marshall Fire, home insurance is top of mind. For those of us fortunate enough to have escaped this urban wildfire, now is the time to review your insurance policy.
First-time home buyers frequently face the challenge of saving for a large enough down payment for their first home purchase.
Here are trends to watch in 2022 relating to mortgages, housing and real estate.
It’s time for New Year’s resolutions! This year, why not add a real estate resolution or two to your list–and see if you can make it happen?
The appraisal process is a vital part of a home sale. You can take steps to ensure it goes smoothly.
The holiday season is upon us and you may be thinking about finding a special or unique gift your family member or loved one could use for years to come.
Realtor.com® 2022 Housing Forecast reveals a whirlwind year ahead for buyers, especially first-timers
Americans will have a better chance to find a home in 2022, but will face a competitive seller’s market as first-time buyer demand outmatches the inventory recovery, according to the Realtor.com® 2022 Housing Forecast.
In this season of giving, why not get someone started with a gift and then help create a plan for monthly contributions to an FHSA to save up for a specific down payment by a specific date.
Selling or buying a home with a solar panel system lease or loan could introduce a few challenges for a real estate transaction.
While it’s helpful to have a vision, it’s often difficult to find a real-life floor plan that matches your dream-home expectations.
recent changes in Federal Housing Administration (FHA) make it easier for those with student loans to qualify for a mortgage.
Nationwide, the best time to purchase a home will be the first full week of October, according to a recent Realtor.com® report.
It’s essential to know where the sun is relative to the home you are thinking about buying.
There are many times in life when it makes sense to rent the place you live in. However, over the years, owning real estate has proven to be the greatest wealth builder for most Americans.
In this article we’ll talk about how to choose a real estate agent and the different types of agent relationships.
Rising home prices have made homeownership prohibitive for many across the county, and first-time buyers are turning to an alternative path to homeownership. That path is purchasing a property with a friend.
Special tax districts and metro districts have been in the news again. As new subdivisions pop up along Colorado’s Front Range, it is prudent for today’s new home buyer to do some research.
“Appraisal gap” is the current buzzy catchphrase in today’s hot housing market.
With home prices at an all-time high and bidding wars more common, it begs the question: are buyers happy even if they spent well over asking price?
Frequently, first-time homebuyers will turn to relatives to help with a down payment or to cosign on the loan. However, all the parties involved need to be very aware of the pitfalls before agreeing to this arrangement.