Slow Growth in Home Prices is Still Ongoing

If you keep yourself up to date on the real estate market, you wouldn’t be surprised to know that the growing housing sector is projected to have a slow period. From individual financial experts to real estate companies, the dip in the housing market is noted through various sources. The actual manifestation of these projections […]

We Need to Talk About Private Mortgage Insurance or PMI

There are many types of mortgages in the real estate industry, and PMI (or private mortgage insurance) is required for most. PMIs are by their very nature, designed to protect the lender instead of the buyer (you). Generally speaking, PMIs are mandatory to have if you want to buy a home using a conventional loan. […]

With Mortgage Rates Declining, Everyone is Talking About Housing Affordability—Here’s Why

Once again, it seems now is the best time to buy a home. Usually, two to three times a year mortgage rates drop. For the past two months, the average interest rate remains below three percent making homes more affordable for those who are planning to buy a property in 2019. This trend has had […]

Look Out For These Traits in a Real Estate Agent

Becoming a homeowner is an American dream, something that we see in movies and can relate to almost instantly. Thousands try it every year, some with a certain level of success, others not so much, the difference between these prospects is in the details, but it’s possible to predict these outcomes when a professional real […]

FHA Loans: The Key to Invest in Real Estate as an Underdog.

How many times a day, do you think about the long-term effects of your decisions? Probably every time, we get it. Sometimes our minds wonder about so many existential stuff, and the only word that always comes up is “investment”, and it’s true, we need to start investing as soon as possible, and one of […]

AFTHA’s Guide to Buy Your First Home — Part II

A couple of days ago, we shared the first segment of a three-part guide, that you should not miss before reading this new piece. There, we exposed many of the hidden truths, and basic principles of the entire home buyers journey, starting with the real meaning behind loans, credit scores and financial honesty. Now, we […]