Simply defined, home equity is the percentage of your home’s value that you own, and it is the key to building wealth through homeownership. It can be your greatest financial asset, your largest component of personal wealth, and your protection against life’s unexpected expenses. Here are six ways on how to successfully build your home equity!
While a 20 percent down payment is considered ideal, it’s not actually as common as you might think, nor is it a necessity to buying a home.
Searching for a house locally can present its challenges, but it can become infinitely more complicated when you add in hundreds of miles to the equation.
While it is not the popular time of the year for house hunting, the home-buying market can work in your favor, with timing on your side, competition at a minimum, and real estate agents and other housing professionals readily available during the winter season.
In a market with limited inventory and lots of willing and able buyers, we find a hot sellers’ market. Once you’ve found “the one” and you’re ready to get serious, it’s time to get your game face on and beat out the competition. Here are some strategic tips that home buyers need to know when buying in a sellers’ market!
Trying to decide whether to sell your house as is or invest in repairs? Don’t make the mistake of investing too much money into fixing up your home before listing it. Here are some factors to consider!