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A Guide to Fighting Home Buyer’s Fatigue

Navigating today’s housing market is anything but simple. Buyers are seeing multiple offers to compete with on nearly every home, contract terms that heavily favor the seller and it’s rare to see a home go for less than list. This market requires buyers to be quick on their feet and act fast with a solid offer in hand. Even with a solid offer, buyers have to be ready to negotiate to win that bidding war. With that said, all the moving parts of a seller’s market can be a recipe for burnout. If you’re feeling the fatigue of this market, take a look at the tips we’ve laid out below - and remember, Cambria Mortgage is here for you.

Ready to Own a VRBO or Airbnb IRL?

Have you gotten bit by the travel bug? You’re not the only one. The desire for people to get out of the surroundings they have been in pretty constantly for the last 18 months is increasing the demand for short term rentals. If you have ever had interest in owning an investment property, now may be the time to take the plunge and purchase your first. Not sure where to start? We have you covered. Read on for some tips on taking the plunge.

Turn Your Tailgate into the Main Event

As summer slowly fades into fall, many of us are pulling out our canopies and mobile grills to get ready for tailgating season. Whether you are joining the fun for the first time or are a seasoned pro, there are always new and exciting ways to make your tailgating experience one of the highlights of game day. Here are some tips to elevate your game.

Seller’s Market Shmeller’s Market… Why Buyers Can Still Win in This Environment

Ah, yes - a seller’s market… Where the number of people looking to buy a home far exceeds the number of houses available for sale. Seller’s are most definitely in the driver’s seat and call the shots when it comes to choosing their most ideal purchase offer. So for many, searching for a home feels like a losing game as of late. However, with some perseverance and competitive drive, homebuyers can still win big even in this environment.

Current Mortgage Industry Q & A

2020 was just about the craziest year in recent history for many reasons, but the mortgage industry provided one of very few bright spots. Rates were at all time lows and seemed to get lower every week. We are now halfway through 2021 and the surprises in the mortgage world just keep coming. Read on for some commonly asked questions and our best attempts to answer them.

Positive Thinking = Positive Outcomes

The last year and a half (or more) has brought added stress to many of our lives and a lot of us are still struggling with ways to manage. There are many theories and tools available to help us, but one thing that is popping up more and more often is the shift in mindset to focus on positive thinking. Read on for some tips and tools to get you on the path to positivity.