We talk a lot about why it makes financial sense to buy a home, but more often than not we’re drawn to the emotional reasons for homeownership.
No matter the size or shape of a living space, the feeling of a home means different things to different people. Whether it’s a certain scent or a favorite chair, the feel-good connections to our own homes are typically more important to us than the financial ones. Here are some of the reasons why:
Interest rates have been low for several years. Do we really realize what a difference it makes. Take a look at this infographic which shows the difference that interest rates will make on a payment for a $250,000 home. What a great time we live in now for home ownership! First step. Talk to a lender to see what you can afford. Second step. Let’s get together and start looking at homes in the area to get an idea of what kind of a home you can get for various prices. Be patient, but ready to jump in when the right home comes along.
I’m a real estate agent with the “heart of a teacher” who would love to help you in the process of buying or selling. I want to be prepared to ensure that you are given the best buying/selling experience with knowledge and expertise to guide you along the way.
The Fergus Falls housing market continues to be a seller’s market with low inventory of homes for sale, yet a strong buyer demand.
The best time to sell anything is when demand for that item is high and the supply of that item is limited. The latest Existing-Home Sales Report released by the National Association of Realtors (NAR), reveals that demand for housing continues to be strong, but the supply is struggling to keep pace. With this trend likely continuing throughout 2020, now is a great time to sell your house.
If you’re currently renting and have dreams of owning your own home, it may be a good time to think about your next move. With rent costs rising annually and many helpful down payment assistance programs available, homeownership may be closer than you realize.
Business owners, investors, entrepreneurs welcome! Fergus Falls has the opportunity for you. Previously this location was a successful Italian restaurant. All kitchen equipment available. Three apartments on upper level.