First Time Home Buyer programs abound in Philly Area

Happy New Year Everyone! If you’re considering buying a home this year, please take the time to look into the many first-time home buyer programs available in the Philadelphia region. Most funds are limited, so it’s best to start the application process early in the year. All programs have income ceilings, and require the buyer…

Working with a Buyer’s Agent

When making resolutions for the new year, buying a home is on many people’s lists. If you’re getting ready to embark on the home buying process, it’s important to understand how real estate agents fit into the picture. Today’s post focuses on buyer agents, their roles and responsibilities in a home sale. Buyer agents are…

Pre-approval Basics: What Buyers need to know

As any local real estate agent can tell you, we are in a changing market. Homes in hot neighborhoods are moving very quickly- as in under 30 days quickly! This is excellent news for sellers, who are finally once again getting multiple offers on their homes. For buyers, however, it can mean disappointment and even…