First Time Home Buyer Tag

One of the biggest decisions people come to is the issue of renting versus buying. Really, it is an extremely tough choice to choose between the two. However, I once had an economics teacher who put it extremely well and puts the whole thing in...

(BPT) - When buying a first home, most people are making one of the biggest purchases of their lives. Without home buying experience, it can be difficult to separate fact from fiction. Get the facts on these common first-time home buying myths: [su_divider top="no" style="dotted" size="1"] Myth –...

There is an age-old debate on whether or not it makes more sense for people to rent or buy. Though it is hard to really understand why there is a debate at all. You will definitely hear arguments from both camps that appear logical but...

Long-time renters may want to reconsider their housing options. With mortgages currently at low rates, today's market provides the perfect opportunity for renters to convert into first-time buyers. And it isn't as difficult as one may think. "With calculated preparation, an affordable transition that packs long-term...

Many people are flocking to the foreclosure home market. In it, you are able to buy homes that are quite inexpensive, fix them up, and sell them for a profit or use them for yourself. There are a few good reasons that foreclosure houses are...

[su_note note_color="#ecece6" radius="1"]Buying and selling real estate can be a tricky process at times. Make sure to follow these 3 tips in order to avoid making rookie mistakes when buying or selling your home. [/su_note] 1. Hiring the Wrong Agent Lack of Knowledge / Experience The VAST MAJORITY...

  If you're like most people, you've probably heard from friends, family and all over the Treasure Valley about how important it is for you to buy a home. However, you may still wonder if buying a home is the right thing to do. Relax. Having...

  Buyers often pursue short sales to get a good deal and believe buying a short sale will present that opportunity. With today's current market situation, short sale homes have become a great option for finding a home. There is a lot of unnecessary confusion with...