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Most states require home sellers to reveal major problems with a property to the buyer that could affect its value or the buyer's decision to purchase the property.
It seems like everyone’s talking about bitcoin. If you have a stash of bitcoin that has skyrocketed in value, you may be wondering: Can I buy a house with bitcoin? You can — if you know how to do it. Here are some essential tips for buying real estate with bitcoin.
Is your family outgrowing your current home?
Ugh. We know that Mortgage Insurance (MI) is a confusing part of the mortgage process. I’m getting that "cancellation" question from many home-owners recently along with current purchasers who are comparing our special “no monthly MI” to options they hear from other banks and mortgage companies. The HOMEOWNERS PROTECTION ACT has 2 main points that homeowners who have Conventional loans with “monthly MI” should know and understand: Borrower paid MI must be cancelled automatically when the...
Biweekly payment plans can accelerate your mortgage payoff date and save on interest payments, but be aware of the different options available.
The seller has accepted your offer on their house. Great! Now what? Here are five essential moves you need to make after your offer is accepted to ensure a smooth closing.
You may be ready to buy a home and don't know it yet!
Richard Sardella has been actively managing and providing services in the mortgage industry for over 27 years.
Here are realtor.com’s six major predictions for the housing market in 2018: 1. Home price appreciation – Home prices are expected to rise 3.2% next year. This slower rate of increase will allow for home sales to pick up next year. 2. Mortgage rates – Mortgage rates are expected to average 4.6% throughout the year, but reach 5% for the 30-year fixed-rate mortgage by the end of the year. The Mortgage Bankers Association also predicted rates will continue rising, saying mortgage rates could...
Planning to go to the Masters next April 2-9th and don’t have a place to stay.