When is the Best Time to Buy a House?

When is the Best Time to Buy a House?

Your credit score is better than it’s ever been, and you have your down payment in hand. You’re excited about buying a home but don’t want to make any mistakes along the way. A common worry among homebuyers has to do with timing. In other words, is there a better or...
Be Smart When Buying a Fixer-Upper

Be Smart When Buying a Fixer-Upper

The real estate market in South Carolina and across the country is running hot, meaning buyers are snapping up homes and inventory is running short. If you’re looking for a first-time home purchase or a home with some more space, you might consider one that needs a...
Do I Need a Downpayment?

Do I Need a Downpayment?

There’s a common misconception that you need to save for years before buying your first home and that a mortgage requires a 20% downpayment commitment. While some do, there are quite a few other options.  Buying and owning a home is costly enough, so you don’t want to...