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
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?
Jason W. Qualls, CFP® is the founder of Fortitude Financial Planning, a Fee-Only Firm located in Murfreesboro, Tennessee. He is also the host of Financial Coaching Radio the #1 Show Where You Can Get The Truth About Personal Finance. Continue reading Meet Jason Qualls, CFP and Radio Show Host
Mark is the son of a living legend in Murfreesboro and you can tell that the apple did not fall far from the tree. He is a top notched professional with a long history in the mortgage business. He has deep roots in Rutherford County and it was great to speak with him. Continue reading Meet Mark Hood with FNB Mortgage
The “Artist of Money” Matt has helped so many people get out of renting and into owning their own home. Continue reading Meet Matthew Stump