Month: October 2019

What FICO® Score Do You Need to Qualify for a Mortgage?

While a recent announcement from CNBC shares that the average national FICO® score has reached an all-time high of 706, the good news for potential buyers is that you don’t need a score that high to qualify for a mortgage. Let’s…

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Things To Do Phoenix

Tacotopia Phoenix Sep 21-Nov 24 Tempe Marketplace tacotopia.com Carefree Fine Art & Wine Festival Nov 1-Nov 3 Downtown Carefree thunderbirdartists.com/carefree-arizona-fine-art-wine-festival-november Veteran Art Show Nov 1-Dec 2 Sonoran Arts League Center for the Arts freevetart.com Dia de los Muertos…

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Homeownership is the Top Contributor to Your Net Worth

Many people plan to build their net worth by buying CDs or stocks, or just having a savings account. Recently, however, Economist Jonathan Eggleston and Survey Statistician Donald Hays, both of the U.S. Census Bureau, shared the biggest determinants of wealth, “The biggest determinants of…

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Real Estate Marketing Statistics October 2019

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Asking Prices up 9% Over Last Year, but are Buyers Paying It?These Homes Have Appreciated the Most since 2000 For Buyers: The news media is filled with short-term predictions regarding the economy and how it will, or will…

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What Should You Look for In Your Real Estate Team?

How do you select the members of your team who are going to help make your dream of owning a home a reality? What should you be looking for? How do you know if you’ve found the right agent or lender?

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