Buying or selling a home is the most exciting, and potentially stressful experience a human can go through, and the market in the past few years has only increased the uncertainty of how to best approach the market with a sale or a purchase. That's why, whether you're buying or selling a home, my singular goal is to make you comfortable with every step of the process. I understand and appreciate the significance of your sale or purchase and will guarantee you a successful, trouble-free transaction. I look forward to discussing your concerns, and to partnering with you to make your transition simple and enjoyable.



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Thursday, April 17, 2014

Where Are Interest Rates Heading?


One of the most common question we are asked is "what is the interest rate and what will they be if I wait?"  It is very hard to say exactly but this is a good graphic showing what some of the top analysts are saying.

Thanks,

Doug
doug@makemaineyourhome.com



Tuesday, March 18, 2014

4 Tips to Determine How Much Mortgage You Can Afford


By knowing how much mortgage you can handle, you can ensure that home ownership will fit in your budget.

Tuesday, March 11, 2014

Home Values Projected To Appreciate At A Normal Pace

These are interesting graphics.  The first shows what happened to the housing market before during and after the bubble.  The second shows what is projected to happen over the next few years.  A normal market should appreciate around 3% or 4% so it is nice to see us in a normal market as far as prices go.





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Tuesday, March 4, 2014

How Rising Interest Rates & Prices Affect Your Payment


As interest rates and prices rise this graphic shows you how it will affect your monthly payment.  We saw this happen last year when rates rose and should happen again this year.  Once again this should be a good year to buy or sell because of the demand this information creates.

Thanks,

Doug