First Time Homebuyers

June 15, 2021

5 Tips To Get The Most Out of Your Vegetable Garden

5 Tips To Get The Most Out Of Your Vegetable Garden

Growing a successful vegetable garden is a great way to provide you and your family with a convenient and sustainable food source. With some planning and consideration, you can grow a bountiful harvest in your backyard with very little effort. Here, we’ll give you a few great tips okay but ...

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June 14, 2021

Organize Your Pantry in 7 Easy Steps

Organize Your Pantry In 7 Easy Steps

It might seem like a chore to organize your pantry but trust me, it’ll save you so much time in the future. Whether you are moving to a new home or just need a fresh start, by changing a few small things, you can make it so much easier to ...

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June 8, 2021

May Real Estate Highlights!

April 22, 2021

How Much Time Do You Need To Save for a Down Payment?

How Much Time Do You Need To Save for a Down Payment? | MyKCM

One of the biggest hurdles homebuyers face is saving for a down payment. As you’re budgeting and planning for your home purchase, you’ll want to understand how much you’ll need to put down and how long it will take you to get there. The process may actually move faster than ...

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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 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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Feb. 12, 2021

6 Foundational Benefits of Homeownership Today

6 Foundational Benefits of Homeownership Today | MyKCM

Non-Financial Benefits + Financial Benefits + Economic Benefits

Non-Financial Benefits

Owning a home brings a sense of happiness, satisfaction, and pride.

  • Pride of Ownership: It feels good to have a place that’s truly your own, especially since you can customize it to your liking. “The personal satisfaction and sense ...
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