Monthly Archives: April 2021
Should I Buy Now or Wait?
Should I Buy Now or Wait? Some Highlights If you’re thinking that waiting a year or two to purchase a home might mean you’ll save some money, think again. Mortgage interest rates are currently very low, but experts across the board are forecasting increases in both home prices and interest rates. Buying a home now means you’ll spend less... Read More
Is Home Price Appreciation Accelerating Again?
Is Home Price Appreciation Accelerating Again? At the beginning of the year, industry forecasts called for home price appreciation to slow to about half of the double-digit increase we saw last year. The thinking was that inventory would increase from record-low levels and put an end to the bidding wars that have driven home prices up over... Read More
1718 Madison Road 17
Condo just listed in Columbia, SC! 1718 Madison Road 17 Talk about LOCATION! Welcome to this immaculate move-in ready 2 BR, 2 BA condo is nestled in the heart of Forest Acres. This condo is on the 2nd floor for quiet living in an established setting. Unit 17 has great natural light, a sunroom that... Read More
4 Tips to Maximize the Sale of Your House
4 Tips to Maximize the Sale of Your House Homeowners ready to make a move are definitely in a great position to sell today. Housing inventory is incredibly low, driving up buyer competition. This gives homeowners leverage to sell for the best possible terms, and it’s fueling a steady rise in home prices. In such a hot... Read More
Planning to Move? You Can Still Secure a Low Mortgage Rate on Your Next Home
Planning to Move? You Can Still Secure a Low Mortgage Rate on Your Next Home This year, mortgage rates have started to slowly climb above recent record-breaking lows. Many homeowners planning to move may feel like they’ve missed the chance to score a great rate on their next mortgage. In reality, there’s still time to secure a... Read More
How Much Time Do You Need To Save for a Down Payment?
How Much Time Do You Need To Save for a Down Payment? One of the biggest hurdles homebuyers face is saving for a down payment. As you’re budgeting and planning for your home purchase, you’ll want to understand how much you’ll need to put down and how long it will take you to get there.... Read More
93% of Americans Believe a Home Is a Better Investment Than Stocks
93% of Americans Believe a Home Is a Better Investment Than Stocks A recent Survey of Consumer Finances study released by the Federal Reserve reveals the net worth of homeowners is forty times greater than that of renters. If you’re wondering if homeownership is a good investment, the study clearly answers that question, and the answer is yes. Do Americans... Read More
128 Beth Hope Lane
Just listed in Columbia’s Bush Gardens! 128 Beth Hope Lane Don’t miss this beautiful 5 bedroom 3.5 bath home with 80′ of water front on lake! With 2 upper and lower rear decks, summers in this home are a dream! This home is perfect for your growing family, loaded with many extras, beautifully kept and... Read More
4 Major Reasons Households in Forbearance Won’t Lose Their Homes to Foreclosure
4 Major Reasons Households in Forbearance Won’t Lose Their Homes to Foreclosure There has been a lot of discussion as to what will happen once the 2.3 million households currently in forbearance no longer have the protection of the program. Some assume there could potentially be millions of foreclosures ready to hit the market. However,... Read More
3125 Downes Grove Road
Just listed in Columbia’s Berkeley Forest! 3125 Downes Grove Road BEAUTIFUL home nestled on large lot with OASIS back yard. Full brick ranch with gorgeous updates throughout. There are too many details to list! Enjoy the pool and screen porch on these hot SC summer days! Berkeley Forest is zoned for Richland One Schools. Listed... Read More