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June 25, 2019

Getting pre-approved

In many markets across the country, the number of buyers searching for their dream homes outnumbers the number of homes for sale. This has led to a competitive marketplace where buyers often need to stand out. One way to show that you are serious about buying your dream home is ...

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June 3, 2019

Mexican Tariff Will Hurt Home Builders

Who knew? 

I just read an article from Realtor Magazine that was titled Experts: Mexican Tariff Would hurt housing affordability. 

I suppose I did not think about it but the tariff proposed by Donald Trump on products imported from Mexico can affect Real Estate, especially in the sale ...

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May 16, 2019

2345 Mandalay Dr $242,000

THE FIRST THING TO NOTICE IS PARKING WITH A 3 CAR DRIVE THROUGH BOAT DEEP GARAGE AND 15 FT CONCRETE SIDE PARKING WITH HOOK UPS. This is likely the cleanest and most well kept house you will find in category. Lovely front lake views to greet you in this nice ...

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March 18, 2019

Homeownership is a Cornerstone of the American Dream?

Homeownership is a Cornerstone of the American Dream

Homeownership is a Cornerstone of the American Dream |MyKCM

“The rumors of my death are greatly exaggerated.”

The famous quote attributed to Mark Twain can apply to homeownership in the United States today. During the housing bubble of the last decade, the homeownership rate soared to over sixty-nine percent. After ...

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Jan. 16, 2019

Buying a House This Year?

Buying a House This Year? This Should Be Your 1st Step!

Buying a House This Year? This Should Be Your 1st Step! | MyKCM

In many markets across the country, the number of buyers searching for their dream homes outnumbers the number of homes for sale. This has led to a competitive marketplace where buyers often need to stand out. One way to ...

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Jan. 16, 2019

Buying a Home Young is the Key to Building Wealth?

Buying a Home Young is the Key to Building Wealth

Buying a Home Young is the Key to Building Wealth | MyKCM

Homeowners who purchase their homes before the age of 35 are better prepared for retirement at age 60, according to a new Urban Institute study. The organization surveyed adults who turned 60 or 61 between 2003 and 2015 for their ...

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Jan. 10, 2019

Is the Recent Dip in Interest Rates Here to Stay??

Is the Recent Dip in Interest Rates Here to Stay?

Is the Recent Dip in Interest Rates Here to Stay? | MyKCM

Interest rates for a 30-year fixed rate mortgage climbed consistently throughout 2018 until the middle of November. After that point, rates returned to levels that we saw in August to close out the year at 4.55%, according to Freddie ...

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Jan. 2, 2019

Excited About Buying A Home This Year? Here's What to Watch?

Excited About Buying A Home This Year? Here's What to Watch

Excited About Buying A Home This Year? Here's What to Watch | MyKCM

As we kick off the new year, many families have made resolutions to enter the housing market in 2019. Whether you are thinking of finally ditching your landlord and buying your first home or selling your starter house ...

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Dec. 5, 2018

Where Are Interest Rates Headed in 2019??

Where Are Interest Rates Headed in 2019?

Where Are Interest Rates Headed in 2019? | MyKCM

The interest rate you pay on your home mortgage has a direct impact on your monthly payment. The higher the rate, the greater the payment will be. That is why it is important to know where rates are headed when deciding to start ...

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Nov. 30, 2018

Home Prices Up 6.34% Across the Country! ?

Home Prices Up 6.34% Across the Country! 

Home Prices Up 6.34% Across the Country! [INFOGRAPHIC] | MyKCM

Some Highlights:

  • The Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA) recently released their latest Quarterly Home Price Index report.
  • In the report, home prices are compared both regionally and by state.
  • Based on the latest numbers, if you plan on relocating to ...
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