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How to Pick the Right Real Estate Agent

Posted on: March 11, 2020

Once you’ve decided to enter the real estate market, as either a buyer or seller (or both), the next step is likely going to be choosing a real estate agent …

Home Inspection Tips for Buyers

Posted on: January 24, 2020

Are you wondering what inspections to get when buying a house? Who attends a home inspection and what to do during a home inspection? Many sellers in the San Jose …

Is it a Buyer or Seller Market?

Posted on: December 27, 2019

Are you trying to understand if it’s a buyer’s market or a seller’s market? Is there data or facts that you can look at to understand what’s going on in …

What Does A Real Estate Agent Do for A Buyer?

Posted on: December 21, 2019

Technology has immensely evolved in several ways that make it easy for people to access real estate related information at their fingertips.  The convenience of utilizing Google’s search function or …

Benefits of Downsizing — How to Know You are Ready to Downsize Real Estate

Posted on: November 24, 2019

Are you thinking about downsizing or right-sizing your living environment? Are you not sure if you should or when might be the best time? Is downsizing in your 60s the …

How to Know If You’re Ready to Buy Your First Home

Posted on: November 05, 2019

Many first-time homebuyers purchase their first home because they need more space than their current rental provides or they simply want to place to call their own. Others make the …

Is Home Ownership Still a Good Move?

Posted on: October 08, 2019

If you are struggling with the decision to buy a home, you aren’t alone. Many potential buyers are wondering if home ownership is still a good move. The housing market …

How to Make Your Purchase Offer More Attractive to Home Sellers

Posted on: September 10, 2019

The search for a new home is always an exciting time. However, it can sometimes take weeks or even months before you find a house that is just right for …

5 Mortgage Mistakes First-Time Buyers Often Make

Posted on: August 07, 2019

As a first-time buyer, you are probably super excited about the prospect of purchasing your own home. Hopefully, you aren’t so excited that you forget just how expensive this project …

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Difference between Loan pre-qualification and loan pre-approval

Posted on: July 19, 2019

What is the difference between getting pre-qualified or pre-approved for a home loan? Both involve some level of submitting documentation to a lender and pulling a credit report.  Both are …