The sense of pride you’ll feel when you purchase a home can’t be overstated. For first-generation homebuyers, that feeling of accomplishment is even greater. That’s because the pride of homeownership for first-generation buyers extends far beyond the homebuyer. AJ Barkley, Head of Neighborhood and ... Continue Reading » about Advice for First-Generation Homebuyers Looking to Buy in the Portland Metro Area
From the opportunity to take advantage of today’s low mortgage rates to changing homeowner needs, Americans have more motivation than ever to buy a home. According to the experts, buyers are making moves right now, creating an unseasonably strong housing market for this time ... Continue Reading » about If You Think the Housing Market Will Slow This Winter, Think Again.
Your equity is a powerful tool that can help you achieve your goals as a homeowner. And chances are your equity grew substantially over the past year. According to the latest Equity Insights Report from CoreLogic, homeowners gained an average of $51,500 in equity over the past year. If you’re ... Continue Reading » about 4 Ways Homeowners Can Use Their Equity