Buying a Home

March 1, 2024

The First Step: Getting Pre-Approved for a Mortgage

 

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Some Highlights

  • If you’re looking to buy a home in 2024, getting pre-approved is a key piece of the puzzle. Mortgage pre-approval means a lender checks your finances and decides how much you’re qualified to borrow.
  • As more buyers re-enter the market, it’ll help you make a strong ...
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Feb. 29, 2024

Why You Want an Agent’s Advice for Your Move


No matter how you slice it, buying or selling a home is a big decision. And when you’re going through any change in your life and you need some guidance, what do you do? You get advice from people who know what they’re talking about.

Moving is no exception ...

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Feb. 20, 2024

Strategic Tips for Buying Your First Home

 

Buying your first home is a big, exciting step and a major milestone that has the power to improve your life. As a first-time homebuyer, it's a dream you can make come true, but there are some hurdles you'll need to overcome in today’s housing market – ...

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Feb. 13, 2024

Bridging the Gaps on the Road to Homeownership


Homeownership is a major part of the American Dream. But, the path to achieving this dream can be quite difficult. While progress has been made to improve fair housing access, households of color still face unique challenges on the road to owning a home. Working with the right real estate ...

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Feb. 6, 2024

Houses Are Still Selling Fast



Have you been thinking about selling your house? If so, here’s some good news. While the housing market isn't as frenzied as it was during the ‘unicorn’ years when houses were selling quicker than ever, they’re still selling faster than normal.

The graph below uses data from Realtor.com ...

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Jan. 19, 2024

Bardominiums: A Perfect Blend of Affordability and Comfort

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Jan. 18, 2024

3 Key Factors Affecting Home Affordability

 




Over the past year, a lot of people have been talking about housing affordability and how tight it’s gotten. But just recently, there’s been a little bit of relief on that front. Mortgage rates have gone down since their most recent peak in October. But there’s more to being ...

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Jan. 17, 2024

2 Reasons Why Today’s Mortgage Rate Trend Is Good for Sellers

We would like to be your Realtor of choice.  Whether you are looking to buy or sell your home in middle Tennessee, Team Romines has the experience and resources to serve you in your journey. Contact us today, Rochelle Romines – 941.773.4542 or rromines@kw.com or ...

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Jan. 16, 2024

Why You May Want To Seriously Consider a Newly Built Home

 

We would like to be your Realtor of choice.  Whether you are looking to buy or sell your home in middle Tennessee, Team Romines has the experience and resources to serve you in your journey. Contact us today, Rochelle Romines – 941.773.4542 or rromines@kw.com ...

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Jan. 15, 2024

What is a Home Appraisal

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