Why Do People Get Reverse Mortgages?

Why Do People Get Reverse Mortgages?

Learn about the different reasons some people choose to get a reverse mortgage. You have probably seen commercials on TV or in magazines talking about reverse mortgages. These are also called home equity conversion mortgages or HECM (pronounced ‘heckum’) for...
Should I Buy Now or Wait A Year?

Should I Buy Now or Wait A Year?

Knowing the different types of markets and understanding these 3 considerations will help you determine whether you should buy now or wait a year. As you know, there are three different types of markets when it comes to real estate:  A buyer’s marketA seller’s...
Should My Agent Live In My Area?

Should My Agent Live In My Area?

Is it important for my agent to live nearby? Here are 2 considerations to help you answer this question. This used to be a big selling point for agents because living in the same area as the home you were selling meant you were more familiar with the area attractions,...
Should You Wait To Buy a Home?

Should You Wait To Buy a Home?

Here’s how you can decide whether it makes sense to buy or not.  Today we want to answer a question we hear a lot in our current market: “Is now a good time to buy?” Most people know we have low inventory, and sellers have the upper hand. However, does that mean...
Are Those Cash-Offer Postcards Real?

Are Those Cash-Offer Postcards Real?

Why real estate investors are sending cash offers to people in the mail. Today I’m answering a question we get frequently at the Senior Living Truth Series, “Why do I get these postcards saying that someone wants to buy my house for cash?” You may not have received...