Buying Tucson Real Estate

July 12, 2018

New rules on how credit impacts you!

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July 12, 2018

VA Loans: Making a Home for the Brave Possible

VA Loans: Making a Home for the Brave Possible

VA Loans: Making a Home for the Brave Possible | MyKCM

Since the creation of the Veterans Affairs (VA) Home Loans Program, over 22 million veterans have achieved the American Dream of homeownership. Many veterans do not know the details of the program and therefore do not take advantage of the benefits ...

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July 12, 2018

Rising Interest Rates Have Not Dampened Demand

Rising Interest Rates Have Not Dampened Demand

Rising Interest Rates Have Not Dampened Demand | MyKCM

Since the beginning of the year, mortgage interest rates have risen over a half of a percentage point (from 3.95% to 4.52%), according to Freddie Mac. Even a small rise in interest rates can greatly impact a buyer’s monthly mortgage ...

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June 15, 2018

Buyers Beware - Do Not Use Burns Pest Control

So in the world of Real Estate, we always recommend buyers doing a termite inspection.  In Arizona, there are two types of homes - those that have termites and those that will get termites.

So when a buyer does a termite inspection and asks a seller to do a treatment ...

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April 17, 2018

Getting Pre-Approved Should Always Be Your First Step

In many markets across the country, the number of buyers searching for their dream homes greatly outnumbers the number of homes for sale. This has led to a competitive marketplace where buyers often need to stand out. One way to show you are serious about buying your dream home is ...

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Sept. 25, 2017

New MLS Area Map

With the recent upgrade in the MLS system - new MLS areas have been added and some boundaries have changed.  This is the current map.  Use these boundaries to adjust the search for your desired areas.

New MLS Areas

Sept. 20, 2017

FHA Loan Rules on Shared Wells

Here are the new basic rules for homes to qualifiy for FHA that have a shared water well:

 

“The Mortgagee must confirm that a Shared Well:

  • serves existing Properties that cannot feasibly be connected to an acceptable public or Community Water supply System;

  • is capable of providing a continuous ...

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July 12, 2017

2nd Quarter Tucson MLS Market Report

Here is our

2017 2nd Quarter Tucson MLS Market Report  

 

 

Overall - prices are up and inventory is down.  See the report for more information!

 

Click HERE to See The Report

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June 29, 2017

Home Loan Application Checklist

Home Loan Application Checklist

The thought of applying for a mortgage can be intimidating. In the past, the process was a complicated one. But mortgage companies have streamlined the process to make the application process easier. You may not need paper copies of everything since some mortgage companies can gather ...

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June 12, 2017

Family Housing Resources Has Down Payment Assistance Funds Available

FHR has reserved its current allocation of WISH Funds

They still have HOME funds for 3.5% up to $3,700,

Which requires class prior to signing a contract

 

You must attend class and make appointment for counseling/eligibility

So they are ready when WISH funds become available later ...

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