First Time Home Buyers

In June, the number of first-time home buyers accounted for 35% of the existing homes sold, a trend that’s been building steadily throughout the year. According to the National Association of Realtors (NAR):

Why the rise in first-time homebuying?

Mortgage rates at historically low levels has certainly pushed first-timers into the marketplace. Estimated mortgage payments at or below the monthly cost of rent is an enticing incentive! 

First-timers do have challenges, however.  There are lots of buyers out vying for the same properties.  First timers are unsure of the process and unsure of the benefits of owning a home.

So where do you start?

That’s where I come in!  First-time home buyers are not alone in their uncertainty and believe me when I say I try to make the process as easy and painless for you as possible, with I hope, a little fun thrown in, too!

If you’re interested in purchasing a home and need help getting started, reach out.  I can help explain the process, put you in touch with lenders and get you up to speed on the local market.  I’m with you all the way!