Blog Posts Archive
Buying a Home Young is the Key to Building Wealth
Buying a House This Year? This Should Be Your 1st Step!
203K Loans of 2019 - The Christian Penner Mortgage Team
Home Buyer Tip: Know Your Credit Score
The Cost Across Time
The Best Time to List Your House? TODAY!
Is the Recent Dip in Interest Rates Here to Stay?
Buying A Vacation Property? Now Is A Good Time!
Want to Get the Most Money from The Sale of Your Home? Use These 2 Tips!
Belief in Homeownership as an Investment is Far from Dead
Home Buyer Tip: Find a Lender You Can Trust And Who Is Responsive.
Excited About Buying A Home This Year? Here’s What to Watch
Where is the Housing Market Headed in 2019?
24 Hours that Suddenly Improved the Market
The Home Affordable Refinance Program (HARP) is a federal program to help underwater and near-underwater homeowners refinance their mortgages.
Your first home likely won’t be your last home.
'When obstacles arise, you change your direction to reach your goal, you do not change your decision to get there.'
It's a competitive market for home buyers. You need an advantage to get the seller's attention.
'The best way to gain self-confidence is to do what you are afraid to do.'
Homeowners Aged 65+ Have 48x More Net Worth Than Renters
FHFA Announces Maximum Conforming Loan Limits for 2019
Staying positive does not mean that things will turn out okay.
4 Reasons to Buy A Home This Winter!
Home Prices Up 6.34% Across the Country!
Further Proof It’s NOT 2008 All Over Again
24% of Renters Believe Winter is the Best Time to Buy a Home
The #1 Reason to Not Wait Until Spring to Sell Your House
Buyers: Don’t Be Surprised by Closing Costs!
7 Reasons to List Your House For Sale This Holiday Season
The Cost of Renting vs. Buying a Home
Wage Increases Make Home Buying More Affordable
Home Sellers in Q3 Netted $61K at Resale
Are Homeowners Renovating to Sell or to Stay?
“Go confidently in the direction of your dreams. Live the life you have imagined.”
How to Honor a Veteran Today and Everyday
75% of Renters Have Been Misinformed
Why Has Housing Supply Increased as Sales Have Slowed Down?
5 Tips When Buying a Newly Constructed Home
Welcoming home our veterans with 100% financing.
“It is during our darkest moments that we must focus to see the light.”
The Difference an Hour Will Make This Fall
How Will Home Sales Measure Up Next Year?
Taking Fear Out of the Mortgage Process
Are You Spending TOO Much on Rent?
“You don’t have to be great to start, but you have to start to be great.”
“I am not a product of my circumstances. I am a product of my decisions.”
Thinking of Selling Your Home? Here’s Why You Need A Pro in Your Corner
Buying a Home Can Be Scary… Until You Know the Facts
Where are Home Values Headed over the Next Few Years?
Still Think You Need 15-20% Down to Buy a Home? Think Again!
Housing Is Still Affordable in the United States!
The MCC is a tax credit offered to first time homebuyers
“Start by doing what’s necessary; then do what’s possible; and suddenly you are doing the impossible.”
Will Home Prices Continue to Increase?
20 Tips for Preparing Your House for Sale This Fall
Is the Increase in Inventory a Bullish or Bearish Sign for Real Estate?
5 Tips for Starting Your Home Search
Baby Boomers are Downsizing, Are You Ready to Move?
Pre-Approval: Your 1st Step in Buying a Home
LENDER CREDIT PROGRAM: 3% of the loan paid by Christian Penner Mortgage Team
“I learned that courage was not the absence of fear, but the triumph over it.”
2 Factors to Watch in Today’s Real Estate Market Whether Buying or Selling
First-time Homebuyer Tip: Be Prepared to ACT QUICKLY
Mortgage Interest Rates are Still Going Up… Should You Wait to Buy?
“All of our dreams can come true, if we have the courage to pursue them.”
“I never dreamed about success. I worked for it.”
How Does the Supply of Homes for Sale Impact Buyer Demand?
Should I Buy Now? Or Wait Until Next Year?
Are Home Prices Softening or Are They Falling?
The Cost of NOT Paying PMI
Where Are Mortgage Interest Rates Headed In 2019?
“Our greatest glory is not in never falling, but in rising every time we fall.”
How Much Has Your Home Increased in Value?
Is the Real Estate Market Finally Getting Back to Normal?
25% of Homes with a Mortgage are Now Equity Rich!
Home Prices: The Difference 5 Years Makes
If You Are Thinking of Selling? You Must Act NOW!
“Remember… you are braver than you believe, stronger than you seen, and smarter than you think.”
NAR Reports Show It’s A Great Time to Sell!
“Confidence comes not from always being right but from not being fearing to be wrong.”
“What you think of yourself is much more important than what people think of you.”
“In essence, if we want to direct our lives, we must take control of our consistent actions. It’s not what we do once in a while”
“Challenges are what make life interesting and overcoming them is what makes life meaningful.”
'It takes courage to grow up and become who you really are.'
“No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.”
“You can’t litter negativity everywhere and then wonder why you’ve got trashy life.”
“Stop chasing the money and start chasing the passion.”
“The will to succeed is important, but what’s more important in the will to prepare.”
Home Sales Expected to Continue Increasing in 2019
“I learned that we can do anything.. at least not at the same time.”
“Do you want to know who you are? Don’t ask. Act! Action will delineat
Rent or Buy: Either Way You’re Paying A Mortgage!
“If you fell down yesterday, stand up today..”
“There will be obstacles. There will be doubters. there will be mistakes. But with hard work, there are no limits..”
'The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams..'
“Press forward. Do not stop, do not linger in your journey, but strive for the mark set before you…”
“All progress takes place outside the comfort zone.”
'Successful people do what unsuccessful people are not willing to do. Don't wish it were easier; wish you were better.'
“Opportunities don’t happen. You create them..”
“Life is not a matter of holding good cards but sometimes playing a poor hand well.”
“The Good Life is a Process, Not a State of Being. It is a Direction, Not a Destination.”
'To Succeed in Life, You need two things: Ignorance and Confidence.'
Is Getting a Home Mortgage Still Too Difficult?
Why You Should Consider Selling in the Winter
Common Things to Look Out for Before Buying Your Dream Home
Will Increasing Mortgage Rates Impact Home Prices?