Tips When Buying Your First Home

Tips When Buying Your First Home

The average rate on a 30-year fixed mortgage hit a record low of 3.29% this past week, the lowest rate for a 30-year fixed mortgage since Freddie Mac began tracking rates in 1971. ....

Coronavirus And Market Volatility

Coronavirus And Market Volatility

Lauren King from Compass Advisors, who we know through our Beyond Brooklyn connection, shared an article with us from her company website about the Coronavirus. This article, which....

Improving Your Credit Score

Improving Your Credit Score

If you are planning to buy a new home this year, then you probably already know how important your credit score will be when applying for a home loan. Your score will help determin....

Preparing to Buy a Home in 2020

Preparing to Buy a Home in 2020

Are you planning to buy a home in 2020? Congratulations! Buying a home is a major lifetime achievement. If you want to put yourself on the path to home ownership, then there are so....

Otteau Fall 2019 Housing Market Workshop Updates

Otteau Fall 2019 Housing Market Workshop Updates

We are just back from the Otteau Valuation Group’s Housing Market Workshop. We love attending these seminars each year because Jeff Otteau, a noted real estate market expert,....

How to Pay Off Your Mortgage Faster

How to Pay Off Your Mortgage Faster

Are you one of the many people who financed the purchase of your Maplewood/South Orange home? Taking out a mortgage on a new home is a great way to become a homeowner. But if you‚Ä....