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Unlock Savings: The Buyer’s Guide To Lower Interest Rates

Unlock Savings: The Buyer’s Guide To Lower Interest Rates

November 20, 2023

When it comes to buying a home or financing a major purchase, one of the most critical factors to consider is the interest rate on your loan—it can significantly impact your mortgage and your monthly payments. Fortunately, there are several strategies that buyers can employ to lower their interest rates …

Navigating Seller Closing Costs: What Every Home Seller Should Know

Navigating Seller Closing Costs: What Every Home Seller Should Know

November 7, 2023

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xIMTBh6uqh4 What you need to know to help you better prepare for a successful sale. When it comes to real estate transactions, both sellers and buyers are responsible for certain closing costs. Today, we’ll break down the typical closing costs sellers can expect to encounter when selling their home. Understanding …

Your Path to Homeownership: Key Strategies for Buying Your Dream Home

Your Path to Homeownership: Key Strategies for Buying Your Dream Home

October 19, 2023

Are you embarking on the exciting journey of finding your dream home? The process can be both exhilarating and challenging. To enhance your prospects of landing your dream property, consider these three crucial tips that not only empower you but also make you an appealing buyer in the eyes of …

Understanding Mortgage Rates: Why Waiting Might Not Pay Off

Understanding Mortgage Rates: Why Waiting Might Not Pay Off

July 21, 2023

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BlZZM4LxMg8 This is why homebuyers shouldn’t wait for interest rates to drop.   Are you waiting to buy a home? If you’re delaying your home purchase due to current interest rates, be aware that you might be waiting longer than expected. The rates seen in 2021, which dropped below 3%, …

What Sellers Need To Know About Appraisals

What Sellers Need To Know About Appraisals

May 16, 2023

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BAPJz5_glGI Answering three common questions about appraisals to prepare sellers. Are you thinking about selling your home? If so, how exciting! This process means a fresh start and new beginnings. However, before you list your property, it is important that you completely understand appraisals. An appraisal is an opinion of …

The 4 Main Areas Home Inspectors Have To Check

The 4 Main Areas Home Inspectors Have To Check

April 17, 2023

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-R8p6x4hFz0 The four areas that inspectors typically check during home inspections. Do you know what things a home inspector looks for when they visit a property? Home inspectors will investigate every nook and cranny from the foundation to the roof to find anything that might affect the property’s value. Here …

The Strong and Stable Real Estate Market in the Triangle Area

The Strong and Stable Real Estate Market in the Triangle Area

February 13, 2023

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HxPYPkVmTUY Don’t believe all the negative headlines you hear about the Triangle.   Have you been feeling overwhelmed by the negative media reports on the real estate market? Are you considering buying or selling a home in 2023 but are not sure what to expect? Worry not, as Carolina’s Choice …

Next Year’s 5 Predictions

Next Year’s 5 Predictions

December 12, 2022

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dDQzOvLLVQk These are my five predictions for the future of the housing market.   Are you wondering if there will be a bursting bubble in 2023? Are you wondering what will happen with mortgage rates? Most people in today’s market are thinking about these questions and much more, so you’re …