Buying Tucson Real Estate

Dec. 14, 2018

Leveraging VA Entitlement

The new VA no down payment loan limit in most counties is $484,350 for 2019. In the highest cost areas of the country, it’s $726,525 with no down payment.

 

A veteran with full entitlement can get more VA loan by using a down payment that is equal ...

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Dec. 13, 2018

Where Are Interest Rates Headed in 2019?

Where Are Interest Rates Headed in 2019?

Where Are Interest Rates Headed in 2019? | MyKCM

The interest rate you pay on your home mortgage has a direct impact on your monthly payment. The higher the rate, the greater the payment will be. That is why it is important to know where rates are headed when deciding to start ...

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Dec. 13, 2018

Don’t Get Caught in the Rental Trap in 2019

Don't Get Caught in the Rental Trap in 2019 | MyKCM

Every year around this time, we take time to reflect and plan for next year. If you are renting your current home but have dreams of homeownership, your plan for the new year may include buying, and you wouldn’t be alone!

According to the 2018 Bank of America Homebuyer Insights ...

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Oct. 30, 2018

Are You Spending TOO Much in Rent?

Are You Spending TOO Much on Rent?

Are You Spending TOO Much on Rent? | MyKCM

Chances are if you are renting you are spending too much of your income on your monthly housing expense. There is a long-standing ‘rule’ that a household should not pay more than 28% of their income on their rent or mortgage payment. This ...

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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