What Can You Afford?

Thinking about buying a home? Our April Market & Tech update shows the amount an average buyer will finance for their transaction. With such a large percentage of your home’s purchase requiring financing, it is important to know how much you can afford. We provide a reliable tool to help you figure out how your…

The Rent Trap

  If you are currently renting, you could get caught in the continuous cycle of increased rents, without realizing┬áthe long-term impact on your future ability to save for a down payment. Purchasing a for-sale home still remains highly affordable for buyers who are able to save for a down payment and capitalize on low mortgage…

Paying off your Mortgage Early

If you are looking to pay off your mortgage earlier than you had initially planned, there are multiple ways to get this done. Before doing any of them, however, you should check with your bank to make sure there are no hidden fees or charges for paying early.   Refinance your Mortgage A good way…