Financing Do’s and Don’t For Home Buyers in Floresville

Buying a home will probably be the largest financial transaction of your life. It will also be one that impacts your life for many years to come – possibly as many as the next 30 years. It’s critical, then, to ensure that you get it right and don’t wind up paying for an enormously costly … Continued

Is A USDA Loan Right For Your Floresville House?

You are probably aware of the various low down payment mortgage loan options for people who don’t make a ton of money. But you may not know about a great option, sponsored by the U.S. Department of Agriculture, for home buyers who don’t want to live in an urban area. And, no, it’s not just … Continued

5 Real Estate Trends To Watch in 2019 for Floresville Properties

The housing market started off pretty hot in 2018 but then tapered off about halfway through the year. It was an exciting year in real estate, full of twists and turns. Still, a lot of people were able to sell their homes, and many were able to buy the homes they wanted. So what will … Continued

How Homeowners Can Capitalize From The New Tax Laws

Before the tax reforms, buying a home was nearly always a good investment, especially in light of the significant tax breaks. But now many of those tax breaks are either not there at all or far less significant. Many American homeowners have seen and will see impactful changes at tax time. When it comes to … Continued

How To Schedule A Home Inspection In Floresville

One of the most important aspects of the home-buying process besides picking out the home and getting a good price  is the home inspection. Buying a home is a huge financial transaction and an enormous investment for buyers, and the inspection is the buyer’s chance to find out if the property has any major problems.  In … Continued

How To Guarantee That You Will Get A Home Mortgage in Floresville

Buying a home is an exciting undertaking, especially for first-time home buyers. The purchase of a home often marks the beginning of a whole new chapter in their lives. But the process of buying that home also brings with it not a little nervousness and anxiety. Most people worry about whether they can qualify for and then … Continued

5 Things That Can Delay Your Mortgage in Floresville

You’ve found that perfect home, and so you’re ready to move on to closing as soon a possible. The last thing you need is for some problem or surprise to cause any delays, especially with respect to your mortgage. There are, in fact, a lot of things that can go wrong and cause depressing delays, but not (most … Continued

6 Ways To Generate More Money For Your Down Payment in Floresville

Most of the time when purchasing residential real estate, a bigger down payment is better. But with rent, car payments, food, utilities, saving for the kids’ college tuition, and a little entertainment now and then, saving for that larger down payment certainly seems far easier said than done. But you can do it. It just takes planning, … Continued

Why is it important to use a local agent?

Why is it important to use a  local agent in Floresville? Water is one reason.   Water?  Yes, water.  When one lives in an area or works that area they learn about the area.  They have connections in the area.  They know the ins and outs of the area.  They know the history.  How important is history?  … Continued

How To Get A Mortgage When Self Employed in Floresville

  Trying to get a mortgage when self employed comes with its own set of challenges. Being self employed is a tough enough row to hoe (chiefly because of the many hats you have to wear) without the added burden of trying to convince a lending institution to give you a loan for a house. … Continued