MORTGAGE & FINANCE

Don’t Fall For These Common Mortgage Myths

Don’t Fall For These Common Mortgage Myths

Homebuyers are flocking to the North County housing market, making real estate one of the surprising stalwarts of the pandemic and economic downturn. In fact, mortgage rates are at an all-time… Read more ⇢
7 Mistakes to Avoid When Upsizing Your North County Home

7 Mistakes to Avoid When Upsizing Your North County Home

Did staying at home over the last few months convince you that you need more space? With many kids attending classes online and more people working from home, it’s not unusual… Read more ⇢
Scoring the Best Mortgage Rate for Your New North County Home

Scoring the Best Mortgage Rate for Your New North County Home

Right now is one of the best times to buy a North County San Diego home. Why? One big reason is that mortgage rates have hit historic lows. If you’re in… Read more ⇢
Is Your Mortgage Forbearance Ending? Here Are Your Options.

Is Your Mortgage Forbearance Ending? Here Are Your Options.

Many North County San Diego homeowners have gotten some financial relief during the pandemic through mortgage forbearance. The CARES Act has allowed homeowners with federally-backed mortgages to postpone paying on their… Read more ⇢
Why Is the Real Estate Market So Hot Right Now?

Why Is the Real Estate Market So Hot Right Now?

We’re certainly in the dog days of summer here in North County San Diego. But that’s not why the housing market is so hot right now. Even though we’re in the… Read more ⇢
How to Win a Bidding War for a North County Home

How to Win a Bidding War for a North County Home

Even though the global pandemic has caused a serious economic downturn in America, the real estate market has held strong. Median home prices are increasing and homes are selling faster than… Read more ⇢
COVID-19 and Qualifying for Home Loans: What You Need To Know

COVID-19 and Qualifying for Home Loans: What You Need To Know

Before the global pandemic, getting a home loan was a complex process – whether you were buying a new house or refinancing an existing mortgage. But since the lockdown… Read more ⇢
Getting a Home Appraisal During the Pandemic

Getting a Home Appraisal During the Pandemic

If you are financing the purchase of your North County San Diego home, then your lender will order an appraisal of the home as part of closing on the loan. But… Read more ⇢
You Can Still Buy a North County Home Right Now

You Can Still Buy a North County Home Right Now

If buying a North County home was on your to-do list for 2020, then don’t fret. It’s important to know that you can still buy a home right now. Even though… Read more ⇢
Fixing Errors on Your Credit Report

Fixing Errors on Your Credit Report

You know how important it is to have good credit when buying a North County home. But did you know that approximately one in five Americans have errors on their credit… Read more ⇢
Paperwork You’ll Need to Buy a North County Home

Paperwork You’ll Need to Buy a North County Home

Buying a home can be a stressful process – especially if you’re doing it for the first time. But there are steps you can take to prepare yourself so that there… Read more ⇢
Preparing to Buy a North County Home This Spring

Preparing to Buy a North County Home This Spring

The busiest time of year in the real estate market is quickly approaching. This spring, many people will be hunting for a new North County home. Are you one… Read more ⇢
First-Time Homebuyers: Know These 10 Common Real Estate Terms

First-Time Homebuyers: Know These 10 Common Real Estate Terms

Are you ready to buy your first North County San Diego home? How exciting! Buying your first home is a major milestone that you’ll remember for the rest of your life. Read more ⇢
North County Home Buyers – Make These 5 New Year’s Resolutions!

North County Home Buyers – Make These 5 New Year’s Resolutions!

As the clock approaches midnight on December 31, you may be formulating your New Year’s resolutions for 2020. Is buying a North County home on that list? If it is, then… Read more ⇢
It’s Not Too Late to Buy a North County Home This Year

It’s Not Too Late to Buy a North County Home This Year

While the calendar may soon be turning from 2019 to 2020, that doesn’t mean you’ve run out of time to buy a North County home this year. Read more ⇢

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