5 Questions About Student Debt and Home Ownership

5 Questions About Student Debt and Home Ownership

Approximately 45 million people across the country carry student loan debt and it’s pushing their dreams of home ownership further and further away. Over 80 percent of college graduates have at least $30,000 in student loan debt and over a fifth of students owe over...
5 Benefits if Mortgage Rates Rise to 6% in 2019

5 Benefits if Mortgage Rates Rise to 6% in 2019

This year we’ve seen and heard the buzz about “high” mortgage rates and how they’re continuing to climb, but right now rates are still at historic lows. Qualified home buyers are constantly outbid by competing offers and facing a market with high demand but low...
Rent vs. Buy? 5 Clues for Millennial Home Buyers

Rent vs. Buy? 5 Clues for Millennial Home Buyers

There’s not a one-size-fits-all or “right time” way of home ownership. Just how every person is different, the journey to home ownership is different for everyone. If renting’s all you’ve ever done, you might be thinking it’s much cheaper to rent your one or two...
How to Negotiate Who Pays Closing Costs

How to Negotiate Who Pays Closing Costs

Knowing how to negotiate closing costs can save you money. With the down payment, prepaids, and cash reserves required for buying a house, every cent saved up counts. While most line items on your Loan Estimate which list your closing cost t aren’t that much money...