Homeownership Is Full of Financial Benefits

Homeownership Is Full of Financial Benefits A Fannie Mae survey recently revealed some of the most highly-rated benefits of homeownership, which continue to be key drivers in today’s power-packed housing market. Here are the top four financial benefits of owning a home according to consumer respondents: 88% – a better chance of saving for retirement 87% – the best investment plan 85% – the chance to be better off financially 85% – the chance to build up wealth Additional financial advantages of homeownership included in the survey are having the best overall tax situation and being able to live within your budget. Does … Continue reading Homeownership Is Full of Financial Benefits

How Low Inventory May Impact the Housing Market This Fall

Keep your eye on new listings Real estate continues to be called the ‘bright spot’ in the current economy, but there’s one thing that may hold the housing market back from achieving its full potential this year: the lack of homes for sale. Buyers are actively searching for and purchasing homes, looking to capitalize on today’s historically low interest rates, but there just aren’t enough houses for sale to meet that growing need. Sam Khater, Chief Economist at Freddie Mac, explains: “Mortgage rates have hit another record low due to a late summer slowdown in the economic recovery…These low rates have ignited robust purchase demand activity…However, … Continue reading How Low Inventory May Impact the Housing Market This Fall

Is Now a Good Time to Move?

Its a great time to be thinking about this How long have you lived in your current home? If it’s been a while, you may be thinking about moving. According to the latest Profile of Home Buyers and Sellers by the National Association of Realtors (NAR), in 2019, homeowners were living in their homes for an average of 10 years. That’s a long time to time to be in one place, considering the average length of time homeowners used to stay put hovered closer to 6 years. The real estate market has changed in many ways over the past 10 years, and current homeowners are … Continue reading Is Now a Good Time to Move?

Dena Oneal

Let’s get to know Dena Oneal with Alzheimer’s Association Tennessee Chapter

Dena leads Rutherford County on the mission is to eliminate Alzheimer’s disease through the advancement of research; to provide and enhance care and support for all affected; and to reduce the risk of dementia through the promotion of brain health.The … Continue reading Let’s get to know Dena Oneal with Alzheimer’s Association Tennessee Chapter