With the exception of a number of U.S. housing markets many homeowners are still struggling to find buyers for their homes. However, those selling a home need to be careful about letting their desperation getting the best of them.
The word across the web is that this summer is set to be a record season for the real estate market and a great time for selling a home. So will it be easier for homeowners to find a buyer in the next couple of months?
Home staging has been proven to help homes sell faster and for more money and is becoming more important as properties are still tough to sell in many markets. However, hiring a professional home stager or interior designer isn’t always in the budget, especially for those who are already financially strapped.
Real estate investing is picking up steam and many new investors are jumping into the market along with those that are finally returning to the market after a few years off. However, there is a big difference between those who waddle along doing a few deals here and there and those who really achieve incredible success and make the big money.
If it wasn’t tough enough buying a home or selling a home out there today between jumpy prices and tight lending there are an increasing amount of difficult buyers and sellers in the market who complicate things even further.
Getting your mortgage application through underwriting can feel like starring in a sequel of Mission Impossible at the best of times but even more so lately. So is the underwriting department just messing with you?
The news is currently flooded with stories about how hard it is to get a mortgage loan how poorly banks are doing and how it is likely that lending could get even tougher in the near future. However, there are still 100% financing options out there for those with limited down payments or who just see it is more advantages to leverage more at today’s currently low interest rates.