3 Quick Ways to Boost Your Credit Score

3 Quick Ways to Boost Your Credit Score

How long has it been since you’ve checked your credit score? On average, only 41% of Americans check their score once a year. That’s not a bad thing, but if you’re interested in purchasing a home, you will want to start looking into your score and how you can improve...
How Mortgage Rates Are Determined

How Mortgage Rates Are Determined

Credit score and down payment impact your interest rate Home loan rates are trending up, but are still historically low How much waiting to buy can cost you How is your Mortgage Interest Rate Determined? When buying a home, the mortgage rate will be unique to each...
6 Money-Saving First-Time Home Buyer Tips You NEED To Know About

6 Money-Saving First-Time Home Buyer Tips You NEED To Know About

Buying a home is an exciting time, but can also be stressful and overwhelming. Since it’s one of the biggest decisions you’ll make in your lifetime, it’s important to find out how you can make the most of this investment. Follow these 6 steps to get a simplified home...
What’s Next: Recovering From the California Wildfires

What’s Next: Recovering From the California Wildfires

Where to go for immediate assistance and what to do if your home is damaged. The California wildfires have destroyed communities; ravaging thousands of acres and leaving many displaced from their homes. If you’re among those affected, you’re probably wondering what to...
In Case You Missed It: Week of 10/30/17

In Case You Missed It: Week of 10/30/17

This was an exciting week for housing news: Q3 saw a 3% rise in GDP, new home sales skyrocketed in September, and mortgage rates remain low. Q3 Saw a Rise in GDP +3% According to an advance estimate, GDP increased by 3% for the 2017 third quarter. What are some...