Financial Planning

Date the Rate, Marry the House… What Does That Mean?

The buzz around the real estate market just keeps getting louder. Between home prices and interest rates, there's definitely enough to talk about. The latest word on the street is this: Date the rate, marry the house… But what does that really mean? Read More

Today’s Hot Topic: Mortgage Interest Rates

Mortgage interest rates are without a doubt a hot topic right now. We’ve seen rates rise dramatically this year, that’s no secret; but it is important to remember they’re returning back to normalcy from historic lows. Yes, we said it… These rates - though they carry a lot of sticker shock - are somewhat normal... Read More

Your Housing Market Questions Answered

If you have questions about what is happening in the mortgage world right now, you are not alone. Between fluctuating interest rates, shifting inventory and leveling home prices many consumers have questions about what this all means. Don’t worry, we’ve got you covered! Check out our answers to the top three questions we’ve received recently… Read More

5 Ways to Be a Better Buyer

Unless you’ve been hiding under a rock for the past few years (no judgment here, we wouldn’t blame you) you’ve seen the headlines and you have heard the chatter surrounding the current housing market. This market is a tough one and the competition is heavy. We’ve laid out the ways you as a buyer can be better in more ways than one!  Read More

The Early Bird Gets the Spring Housing Market Worm

We know, it’s still incredibly chilly outside and it may feel like spring is nowhere in sight. However, anyone in the real estate industry will tell you... The market is already heating up. With peak home buying season just around the corner, it’s important to know how and when to start preparing to purchase. We’ll lay that all out below, so keep reading! Read More