Mortgages

Why Your Home Equity Can Be Such a Powerful Financial Tool

Why Your Home Equity Can Be Such a Powerful Financial Tool

Homeownership is often touted as one of the best ways to build wealth in America. So how exactly does owning a North County San Diego home help you financially over time?… Read more ⇢
Is Fall a Good Time to Sell in North County? In 2020 It Is

Is Fall a Good Time to Sell in North County? In 2020 It Is

In real estate, summer is king. Except in 2020 when the world changed right before our eyes. Typically, the spring and summer real estate markets are the most active of the… Read more ⇢
Put Some Zen Into Your Home Buying Experience

Put Some Zen Into Your Home Buying Experience

We get it – buying a home can be a stressful experience. But buying during a pandemic and an economic downturn is enough to unravel even the steadiest people among us. Read more ⇢
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 ⇢
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 ⇢
How Technology Can Help You Close on a North County Home

How Technology Can Help You Close on a North County Home

Buyers and sellers of North County San Diego homes – did you know that you could use technology to complete the real estate process from start to finish? With the recent… 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 ⇢
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 ⇢
Preparing to Buy a North County Home in 2019

Preparing to Buy a North County Home in 2019

  Is 2019 the year you hope to buy a North County San Diego home? If so, there are plenty of things you can do as 2018 comes to… Read more ⇢

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