• 17 Jul

    How to Estimate Your Monthly Mortgage Payment

    So, you estimated monthly mortgage payments to see what you can afford and … somebody just broke the news you need to factor in other payments, too. Yep. Here are some costs of homeownership related to carrying a mortgage. An example of how they might translate to dollars per month is at the end of […]

  • 19 Jun

    First Time Homebuyer Programs Can Make Home Ownership Possible

    Did you know there are programs that can boost your home-buying power and make home ownership possible? Here’s information on some of the loans and down-payment assistance programs available to first time homebuyers, including how you can access them.  Federal Government Down Payment Assistance Programs First Time Home Buyer Assistance Programs: These vary year to […]

  • 01 May

    Top 2 Challenges for First Time Homebuyers

    Though the housing market changes from year to year (and even sometimes quarter to quarter), the challenge for first time homebuyers stays the same: affordability. According to The National Association of Realtors, 2018 renters looking to buy their first home say their top two concerns are saving for a down payment and qualifying for a […]