One of the biggest challenges to buying and selling a home in the current real estate market is obtaining an “accurate” appraisal.  It is probably the single biggest fear in a transaction for buyers, sellers and…

There are lots of different options available to home buyers when selecting which type of loan to use to finance a home purchase.  They are each tailored to a different type of buyer in different…

On the Road to Higher Interest Rates? You know all the cliches about interest rates and home prices and the “affordability index”.  As overused as they are and as desensitized as we have become, they…

If it sounds too good to be true, it probably is.  Fannie Mae homepath financing versus good old FHA.  Thanks for the comparison, Bob.  Call Bob to learn more about financing a home and call…

“How is the housing market in the New Tampa area?”  “Have values bottomed out yet?”  Questions I am regularly asked.  For about the last eighteen months or so, my answer has been pretty consistent.  Inventory…