Tips For Buyers

July 14, 2015 by DrewSaporito

First-time homebuyers are flocking to the housing market in greater numbers than any time in the last few years. Renters who are ready and willing to buy are now realizing…

July 7, 2015 by DrewSaporito

The recent talk of Greece and its financial challenges has some questioning whether the U.S. could also return to the crisis we experienced in 2008. Some are looking at the…

June 22, 2015 by DrewSaporito

  When mortgage interest rates begin to climb, experts immediately begin to discuss home affordability indexes. They calculate how an increase in rates will slow home purchases as more and…

June 4, 2015 by DrewSaporito

People often ask whether they should buy a home now or wait. Recently released data suggests that waiting may not make sense as prices seem to again be on the…

June 4, 2015 by DrewSaporito

Each month, many people are faced with the decision of renewing their rental lease for another year or purchasing their first home. One of the questions that must be answered…

June 1, 2015 by DrewSaporito

National Homeownership Month actually started as a week-long celebration of homeownership during the Clinton administration in 1995. In 2002, President George W. Bush proclaimed June as the National Homeownership Month….

May 12, 2015 by DrewSaporito

We have reported many times that the American Dream of homeownership is alive and well. The personal reasons to own differ for each buyer, with many basic similarities. Eric Belsky,…

April 27, 2015 by DrewSaporito

There’s No Place Like Home The Joint Center for Housing Studies at Harvard University performs a study every year surveying participants for the reasons that American’s feel are most important…

April 14, 2015 by DrewSaporito

There has been a lot of discussion about how difficult it is to get a home mortgage in this market. There is no doubt that the process is not as…

April 14, 2015 by DrewSaporito

The National Association of Realtors just released their 2015 Investment and Vacation Home Buyers Survey which revealed that vacation home sales boomed in 2014 to above their most recent peak…