Archive for January, 2016

Five reasons why a VA Loan is a no brainer!

Thursday, January 21st, 2016

1. No down payment It’s exceedingly difficult to buy a home these days with no money down. In the face of the recent housing crisis, most conventional lenders will require at least 5 percent (and up to 20 percent) down. FHA loans provide a lower down payment option, at 3.5 percent, but even that figure […]

Don’t believe the hype! Home ownership obstacles debunked!

Wednesday, January 13th, 2016

Down Payment Perceptions Many renters have mentioned that the lack of an adequate down payment is preventing them from moving forward with the purchase of a home. According to the Fannie Maereport: 40% of all renters don’t know what down payment is required 15% think you need at least 20% down An additional 4% think you […]

Watch Bloomberg’s take on the affordable starter home’s return!

Monday, January 4th, 2016