Articles With the Topic: Financing Your Home

Bronxville Village

2017 Q1-1st quarter market activity in Bronxville Village is in line with the two prior years 2015 and 2016, reflecting a continued pull back from amazingly strong years 2012 through 2014. Recent activity shows this market has been particularly strong in the $2-$4 million range. 

 

Bronxville PO/Yonkers

2017 Q1-1st quarter activity in the Bronxville PO is the strongest its been over the past 5 years.  Buyers continue to be drawn to the favorable real estate tax rates that they cannot find in any of the... Read more.

Just making the decision that you’re committed to buying a new home is exhilarating. It is a time brimming with possibility and the potential to find not just a new place to dwell, but a new quality of life. Buying a new home can mean new possibilities for your family, new rooms to decorate the way you like, and new scenery to enjoy.

The decision is just the beginning of an adventure that can be filled with discovery. However, it also can be frustrating, especially if you don’t know what to expect from the actual process of purchasing a... Read more.

A fee for checking your credit score? A loan origination fee? Pest inspection fee?

It used to be that home buyers found themselves overwhelmed with unexpected costs when they went to close on their home. But now, new regulations have been implemented to respond to the consumer's need to better understand their loan options. Called Know Before You Owe, the federal mortgage disclosure rule was implemented by the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau on October 3 of this year.

According to Joe Houlihan, managing partner of Houlihan & O'Malley Real Estate Services, "Closing... Read more.