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All About Home Ownership

This will tackle all the topics about owning a home. The struggles, advantages, transactions, processes, repairs, tips, DIYs, and other helpful home ownership topics.

Dealing with Financing - The Kim Spears Group

As the events of the last few years in the real estate industry show, people forget about the tremendous financial responsibility of purchasing a home at...

Preparing to Sell - The Kim Spears Group

Preparing to sell your home doesn′t just mean hiring a realtor to stick a sign out front. There are a lot of preparations you should make to ensure you get the best offer possible in the shortest time.

Relocating to the Big City - The Kim Spears Group

Relocating from a small town or suburb to a large city can be an intimidating proposition. Here are a few tips to help make your move as painless as...

5 Tips for Buying a Home - The Kim Spears Group

Looking to buy a home? Here are five essential tips for making the process of buying a home as smooth as possible.

Buying a Home during Inflation

The Federal Reserve is doing its best to bring down inflation but based on the latest data, it is still high.

Pre-Approval Is a Critical First Step on Your Homebuying Journey

If you're planning to do homebuying this year, one of the first steps on your journey is getting pre-approved.

How is Housing During a Recession?

Since the 2008 housing bubble burst, the word recession strikes a stronger emotional chord than it ever did before.

Home Price Forecast for 2023

As the housing market cools in response to the dramatic rise in mortgage rates, home price appreciation is cooling as well.

Millennials Are Still a Driving Force of Today's Buyer Demand

If you're thinking about selling your house but wondering if buyer demands are still out there, know that there are still people who are searching for a home to buy today.

Taking the Fear out of Saving for a Home

If you're planning to buy a home, knowing what to budget for and saving for a home may sound scary at first.

Trends That Are Good News for Today's Homebuyers

While higher mortgage rates are creating affordability challenges for homebuyers this year, there is some good news for those people still looking to buy a home.n

Sell Your House Before the Holidays

If you're thinking about to sell your house so you can find a home that better suits your needs, don't delay your plans. Let's connect so you can accomplish your goals before winter.

Do You Believe Homeownership Is Out of Reach? Maybe It Doesn't Have To Be.

The 2022 Consumer Insights Report from Mynd says there's a portion of millennial and Gen Z buyers who are pursuing homeownership as a way to build their wealth, but it may not be exactly the way previous generations have done it.

Homeownership Wins Over Time [INFOGRAPHIC]

If you're questioning whether or not to buy a home this year due to today's cooling market, consider the long-term financial benefits of homeownership.

Factors Affecting Home Affordability Today

Every time there's a news segment about the housing market, we hear about the home affordability challenges buyers are facing today.

Majority of Americans Still View Homeownership as the American Dream

The 2022 Consumer Insights Report from Mynd found the majority of people polled still view homeownership as a key life achievement.

Housing Market Update

Now that the end of 2022 is within sight, you may be wondering what's going to happen in the housing market next year and what that may mean if you're thinking about buying a home.

VA Loans Help Veterans to Achieve Homeownership

VA loans have provided millions of veterans with the opportunity to purchase homes of their own.

Home Equity As the Source of Strength for Homeowners

Home Equity is the difference between what you owe on the home and its market value based on factors like price appreciation.

Questions About Selling Your Home This Winter

There's no denying the housing market is undergoing a shift this season, and that may leave you with some questions about whether it still makes sense selling your home.

Benefits of Multigenerational Households

The Pew Research Center defines a multigenerational household as a home with two or more adult generations.

Will Mortgage Rates Come Down?

This past year, rising mortgage rates have slowed the red-hot housing market.

Things to Know About Inventory of Homes Available for Sale

If you're thinking about buying a home, you're likely trying to juggle your needs, current mortgage rates, home prices, your schedule, and more to try to decide if you want to jump into the market.nn

Your House as the #1 Item on a Homebuyer's Wish List During the Holidays

The truth is many homebuyers want to purchase a home for the holidays, and your house might be just what they're looking for.

Different Ways to Use Your Home Equity

If you're a homeowner, odds are your home equity has grown significantly over the last few years as home prices skyrocketed and you made your monthly mortgage payments.