Categories: How To Buy Your First House

Searching For A Few Serious First Home Buyers

August 22, 2016

Search For A Few Serious Homebuyers

If you want to buy a home next year you need to start now. I am looking for a few serious home buyers who are willing to do whatever it takes to become a homeowner. Over the course of the year I have had so called “serious” buyers make a haphazard attempt to purchase a home.... Read More

Get "REAL" Pre-Approval Letter With BridgeQual Program

June 17, 2016

BridgeQual Pre-Approval Program

Today, you want to make sure you are pre-approved not just pre-qualified to buy your first home. Most lenders take an application from you and look at your situation and basically, give you a thumps up without collecting all the necessary documentation and information. Furthermore,.... Read More

HomeReady Action Plan Helps You Achieve Dream Of Owning A Home

January 26, 2016

Plan To Buy First Home

You are not sure if you qualify for the FirstHomeBuyers Program? Take the HomeBuyer Readiness Quiz to determine if you are ready to buy a home.... Read More

Home Buying Process

November 17, 2015

Home Buying Process

First of all you need to make a decision you want to live the American Dream of being a homeowner. Yes, there is responsibility in owning a home like cutting your own grass, shoveling snow, maintaining mechanicals such as furnace and air conditioning units, and other maintenance upkeep but I am grateful every day that I have a beautiful home and loving family who supports me day in and day out.... Read More

How To Buy A House With Zero To Little Money Out Of Pocket

November 7, 2015

Cash on hand

USDA Rural (small town) and VA Military home loans offer 100% financing and the seller can pay for most or all of the closing costs. Also, there are some programs which require little money down such as FHA and Fannie Mae Conventional loans such as the HomeReady Program.... Read More

How To Overcome Obstacles To Buying Your First Home

September 15, 2015

Obstacles To Buying Home

Today, a first time home buyer faces many obstacles when purchasing their first home and I want to shed some light on how to overcome these barriers to homeownership.... Read More

What Kind Of Home Can I Buy?

September 2, 2015

Type of Property

Many first time home buyers don’t realize that the type of home does matter when it comes down to what loan programs might be available. In the past, I have asked a buyer “are you looking at single family homes?” and they would answer yes even though they were looking to buy a condo, townhome, mobile home, or believe it or not, land.... Read More

How To Negotiate A Good Deal On Your First Home

March 10, 2015

Negotiate Deal On Home

Many first time home buyers who are interested in purchasing a home with no Realtor to represent them don’t know what to do next. First of all, you need to find a Realtor who will work in your best interests to get you the best price and terms such as a seller closing credit to pay for most or all of your closing costs and a favorable closing date which will correspond to your rent lease expiration date. ... Read More