Many Long Island millennials feel like their only options are moving away or living with their parents. But purchasing their own home may be easier than they think.
Author: Peter Pescatore (Peter Pescatore)
Earnest money can be a confusing term for many buyers. Although similar to a down payment, earnest money is actually quite different.
A home purchase agreement is a contract that states the conditions upon which a house is purchased. These conditions are agreed upon by both the buyer and the seller.
We all know that building home equity is good, but why? How is home equity helpful? Before we get into why you want to build equity in your home, we need to learn what home equity is.
One of the most common confusions in the home buying process is the difference between private mortgage insurance and mortgage insurance premium. So what's the difference?
You've finally closed on your mortgage. Congratulations! Hopefully the process wasn't too stressful. But the journey doesn't necessarily stop here. There are few things you should know about post closing.
It’s typical for renters to be hesitant to take on a mortgage. But what many fail to realize, it that buying property allows you to build wealth as you make your monthly payments.
It's no secret that selling a home can be very stressful . But it's important to remember the importance of making your home presentable for buyers.
Although a 20% down payment is recommended, it’s not necessarily required. There are options to put down much less, but it may not necessarily be the best decision for you.
The housing bubble burst of 2008 created an idea that home ownership was no longer part of “the American Dream.” But this isn't necessarily the case.