Buying

June 8, 2021

May Real Estate Highlights!

May 23, 2021

Buying New Construction VS Resale: Which Is Right For You

Buying New Construction vs. Resale Home

Deciding to move to a new home, or your first home is a major moment in your life! This is a decision that should not be taken lightly. You need to take the proper time to research and consider what exactly will suit your lifestyle and find the right place ...

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May 21, 2021

Should I Move or Refinance?

Should I Move or Refinance? | MyKCM

The level of equity homeowners have is at an all-time high. According to the U.S. Censusover 38% of owner-occupied homes are owned free and clear, meaning they don’t have a mortgage. Those with a mortgage are seeing their equity skyrocket too. Every time real estate values increase ...

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April 25, 2021

The Complete Guide To Buying A New Construction Home

Complete Guide To Buying a New Construction Home

When it comes to finding that perfect place to call home, you want to find something that checks all your boxes. One way to do that is to painstakingly search through the dozens of real estate listings, touring homes until you find the one that feels right for you and ...

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April 6, 2021

March Real Estate Highlights!

Insights!

Unemployment dropped to 6% in March. A big win for the economy and housing!

Average weekly wages increased 4.2% year-over-year.

Many investors have bought properties with thin margins in hopes that the market would go up and it's been working well.

According to a study, the 2 Colorado ...

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March 29, 2021

Moving To And Living In Parker, Colorado

Moving To And Living Parker Colorado

The city of Parker is located in the municipality of Douglas County, Colorado. The town itself is self-declared and is the second most famous in the county. As of today, the city is home to 57,706 people of all ages and ethnicities. Parker’s diverse town is only 30 minutes ...

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March 24, 2021

Should We Fear the Surge in Cash-Out Refinances?

Should We Fear the Surge in Cash-Out Refinances? | MyKCM

Freddie Mac recently released their Quarterly Refinance Statistics report which covers refinances through 2020. The report explains that the dollar amount of cash-out refinances was greater in 2020 than in recent years. A cash-out refinance, as defined by Investopia, is:

“a mortgage refinancing option in which an old mortgage is ...

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March 12, 2021

6 Simple Graphs Proving This Is Nothing Like Last Time

6 Simple Graphs Proving This Is Nothing Like Last Time | MyKCM

Last March, many involved in the residential housing industry feared the market would be crushed under the pressure of a once-in-a-lifetime pandemic. Instead, real estate had one of its best years ever. Home sales and prices were both up substantially over the year before. 2020 was so strong that ...

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Feb. 26, 2021

Are There Going to Be More Homes to Buy This Year?

Are There Going to Be More Homes to Buy This Year? | MyKCM

If you’re looking for a home to purchase right now and having trouble finding one, you’re not alone. At a time like this when there are so few houses for sale, it’s normal to wonder if you’ll actually find one to buy. According to the National Association of Realtors  ...

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Feb. 19, 2021

Will Low Mortgage Rates Continue through 2021?

Will Low Mortgage Rates Continue through 2021? | MyKCMWith mortgage interest rates hitting record lows so many times recently, some are wondering if we’ll see low rates continue throughout 2021, or if they’ll start to rise. Recently, Freddie Mac released their quarterly forecast, noting:

“The average 30-year fixed-rate mortgage hit a record low ...

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