Is An Open House Still Useful?

April 9, 2021

Is An Open House Effective for Sellers? What?!? Your agent won’t host an open house?!? He must be lazy. Before the internet era, I would agree. Nowadays, however, I’d say he’s a wise man. The Profile of Home Buyers and Sellers shows 97% of homebuyers used the internet to home

Here’s Why Buying a House Is Not a Good Investment

January 12, 2021

Is Buying a House a “Good Investment?” As a Realtor, I don’t think buying a home is a “good investment.” However, I do believe it can be a great “personal financial decision.”

Pre-Qualified vs. Pre-Approved

December 18, 2020

Getting pre-qualified and pre-approved are the first steps of the home buying process. Although the difference are subtle, the significance between the two are major.

What Is a Mortgage?

December 17, 2020

A mortgage is a loan secured by real estate as a collateral. Although the explanation seems simple, there’s a lot more to a mortgage than most first-time homebuyers are aware of.

Buying New Construction vs Existing Homes

November 18, 2020

This post educates homebuyers on whether they should buy a new construction home or go with an existing one.

11 Tips for First-Time Home Buyers

November 13, 2020

This article was written with the intent to provide tips for first time home buyers when buying a home.

Each Mortgage Type Explained

5 types of mortgage loans for homebuyers: Which is best for you? | Fox Business
November 3, 2020

As a homebuyer, knowing what type of mortgage will fit your needs the best can be somewhat of a challenge. For this reason, I have briefly described each of the common types of home loans.

First-Time Home Buyer Programs in Virginia

October 23, 2020

In the era of rising home prices, affordable housing has become a major challenge. Fortunately, as a first-time homebuyer in Virginia, using the Virginia Housing Development Authority’s home loan programs can help your dream of homeownership come true.

Buying vs Renting a Home

October 23, 2020

This post is about buying vs resting a home. In this article I discuss how to obtain first time home buyer programs and come out on t