Spring is usually the busiest season in the housing market. Many buyers wait until then to make their move, believing it’s the best time to find a home. However, that isn’t always the case when you factor in the competition you could face with other buyers at that time of year. If you’re ready to ... Continue Reading » about Why It Makes Sense To Move Before Spring
Buying a Home
Madison Lifestyle provides you tips on buying a home in the Madison WI area.
Expert Forecasts on Mortgage Rates
If you’ve been thinking of buying a home, you may have been watching what’s happened with mortgage rates over the past year. It’s true they’ve risen dramatically, but where will they go from here, especially as the market continues to slow? As you think about your homeownership goals and ... Continue Reading » about Expert Forecasts on Mortgage Rates
Want To Buy a Home? Now May Be the Time. There are more homes for sale today than at any time last year. So, if you tried to buy a home last year and were outbid or out priced, now may be your opportunity. The number of homes for sale in the U.S. has been growing over the ... Continue Reading » about
Real Estate Consistently Voted Best Investment
Some Highlights Based on a recent Gallup poll, real estate has been rated the best long-term investment for nine years in a row.Owning real estate is more than just a place to call home. It’s also an investment in your future. That’s because it’s typically ... Continue Reading » about Real Estate Consistently Voted Best Investment
Homeownership Could Be in Reach with Down Payment Assistance Programs
A recent survey from Bankrate asks prospective buyers to identify the biggest obstacles in their homebuying journey. It found that 36% of those polled said saving for a down payment is one of their primary hurdles to buying a home. If you feel the same way, the good news is ... Continue Reading » about Homeownership Could Be in Reach with Down Payment Assistance Programs
Are There More Homes Coming to the Market?
According to a recent survey from the National Association of Realtors (NAR), one of the top challenges buyers face in today’s housing market is finding a home that meets their needs. That’s largely because the inventory of homes for sale is so low ... Continue Reading » about Are There More Homes Coming to the Market?