First Time Home Buyers

More Home Buyers Qualifying for a Home Loan, Good News for Real Estate Market:

Now that seven years have passed since the beginning of the housing market meltdown in 2007, home owners who lost their home to foreclosure or short sale, can now qualify for a home loan. Real estate analytics company RealtyTrac says the Las Vegas metropolitan area should benefit from the resurrection of “boomerang buyers.” They represent […]


The Pros and Cons of Guard Gated Communities

There are several Pros and Cons to buying a home in a Guard Gated Community. A guard gated community has many benefits, but may not be for everyone. There are nice homes in Las Vegas located in safe neighborhoods, but many are located on the outskirts of the city. However, there are some hidden communities […]


Getting The Best Mortgage Rate Online


Getting the Best Rates for Your Mortgage Naturally, you want to get the best deal for the least amount of money. This holds true for mortgage rates as well. A lower interest rate means a lower monthly mortgage payment, which can save you money in the long run. Also, it is easier to qualify for […]


Types of Mortgages

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Types of Mortgages Fortunately for buyers, there are a variety of mortgages to choose from. It is in your best interest to investigate each of them to determine which is the best for your situation. You probably won’t qualify for all of them. In fact, you may only qualify for one. But if you do […]


How To Negotiate With Sellers


How to Negotiate with Sellers Buying a home is one of the most important purchases most people will make. In order to make the right decision the first time, potential buyers need to be prepared. Consider the following before starting negotiations: Be prepared Research the housing market in the target area. Once you have information […]


Advice for First Time Home Buyers

Advice for First-Time Buyers Pre-Qualification: Meet with a mortgage broker and find out how much you can afford to pay for a home. Pre-Approval: While knowing how much you can afford is the first step, sellers will be much more receptive to potential buyers who have been pre-approved. You’ll also avoid being disappointed when going […]