Homes Are 8% More Affordable Than Last Year
Affordability is always a top concern for buyers. After all, when you’re thinking about buying a home, there are few considerations more important than home affordability. So how has the coronavirus affected affordability, and what does it mean for prospective buyers? Fortunately, there are some optimistic data on the horizon. Lower Mortgage Rates According to […]
Making Your Home Energy Efficient
Energy efficient homes are the future and the future is here. Whether you have an existing home you are looking to make greener or are thinking about your new build, you won’t regret following these steps to efficiency.
Mistakes To Avoid When Selling Your Home
You’re ready to sell your home and are hoping the selling process goes smoothly. Avoid these common mistakes to ensure that selling your home is as risk free as possible.
Why You Should Refinance
Even when you own your home, but life can a way of throwing curve balls at you. If your circumstances have changed since you purchased your home, you may want to think about how refinancing could be the best thing for you. If you find yourself in any of the following situations, refinancing might be […]
Purchasing an Older Home
Older homes have their charms including unique architecture, design aspects and history. But they also provide a distinct set of challenges that can be daunting if not taken in to careful consideration. If you are considering purchasing a home that is at least fifty years old, be sure to consider the following major updates first.
5 ways a VA Loan can benefit you
The VA Loan program is just one tangible way to say “thank you for your service,” to current and former members of the military.These unique mortgage options allow veterans and those still serving to be a part of the American dream. Veteran Affairs Home Loans are flexible, government-backed loans come with significant benefits that open the […]
Kansas City Historical Homes
Here’s a glance at the top historical homes in Kansas City
5 Home Buying Tips from Realtors
Before you make the big leap and start to look for your new home, there are some secrets your realtor would like to let you in on to make your home buying experience go as smoothly as possible. Here are five tips to ensure you are happy in your new home.
Quarterly Taxes for Real Estate Agents
As a real estate agent, you work hard for your money and are always on the clock. You are showing houses night and day and have to be ready to answer the phone every time a client calls. For better or for worse, you are considered self-employed by the government. It can be easy to […]
Why You Should Use A Private Loan Officer
You are ready to buy your dream house and are looking for the best financing options for your home loan. Big banks have always been the popular option when financing, however, people are now looking to private mortgage lenders as a more cost effect option. Private lenders like A1 Mortgage can help those not qualified […]