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Making a Home for the Brave Possible

Making a Home for the Brave Possible

Some Highlights VA Home Loans provide unique opportunities for Veterans, active-duty personnel, and their families in recognition of their service to our Nation.For eligible individuals, options associated with VA Loans can help make the dream of homeownership a...

2020 Housing Market — Stronger than Ever

2020 Housing Market — Stronger than Ever

The year 2020 will certainly be one to remember, with new realities and norms that changed the way we live. This year’s real estate market is certainly no exception to that shift, with historic highlights continuing to break records and challenge what many thought...

If You Think Affordability is Just About Price, Think Again

If You Think Affordability is Just About Price, Think Again

When most of us begin searching for a home, we naturally start by looking at the price. It’s important, however, to closely consider what else impacts the purchase. It’s not just the price of the house that matters, but the overall cost in the long run. Buyers must...

How fast will the economy recover?

How fast will the economy recover?

Will This Economic Crisis Have a V, U, or L-Shaped Recovery? Many American businesses have been put on hold as the country deals with protecting the health and safety of the population. As the states are deciding on the best strategy to slowly and safely reopen, the...

The #1 Thing You Can Do Now to Be Ready to Buy a Home This Year

The #1 Thing You Can Do Now to Be Ready to Buy a Home This Year

The last few weeks and months have caused a major health crisis throughout the world, leading to a pause in the U.S. economy as businesses and consumers work to slow the spread of the coronavirus. The rapid spread of the virus has been compared to prior pandemics and...

Will the Rise in Unemployment Crush Home Sales?

Will the Rise in Unemployment Crush Home Sales?

Ten million Americans lost their jobs over the last two weeks. The next announced unemployment rate on May 8th is expected to be in the double digits. Because the health crisis brought the economy to a screeching halt, many are feeling a personal financial crisis....

Each New Home Sale Makes an $84,724 Economic Impact!

Each New Home Sale Makes an $84,724 Economic Impact!

We’re in a changing real estate market, and life, in general, is changing too – from how we grocery shop and meal prep to the ways we can interact with our friends and neighbors. Even practices for engaging with agents, lenders, and all of the players involved in a...

Why housing is not as vulnerable this time

Why housing is not as vulnerable this time

With all of the havoc being caused by COVID-19, many are concerned we may see a new wave of foreclosures. Restaurants, airlines, hotels, and many other industries are furloughing workers or dramatically cutting their hours. Without a job, many homeowners are wondering...

How to make over $5,300 just by living in your own home

How to make over $5,300 just by living in your own home

Studies have shown that, in many cases, the largest asset a family owns is the house they live in. Over the last twelve months, that asset has gained substantial value. CoreLogic just released their 2019 3rd Quarter Homeowner Equity Insights Report. The report...

We celebrate our Veterans and 75 years of home loan benefits

We celebrate our Veterans and 75 years of home loan benefits

Today, on Veterans Day, we salute those who have served our country in war or peace, and we thank them for their sacrifice. This year marks the 75th anniversary of VA Home Loan Benefit offerings through the Servicemen’s Readjustment Act, also known as the GI Bill....

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