5 of The Best Programs for First-Time Buyers in Santee

Getting the ball rolling with purchasing your first home is both incredibly exciting and stressful. To get you set out on the right path, we’re going to introduce you to 5 of the best programs for first-time buyers in Santee: FHA LOANS Let’s start with one of the more common types of first-time homebuyer lending: … Continued

How To Prepare for a Santee Open House in The Time of COVID

The advent of COVID-19 has changed the way things are done in many industries, including everything from education to entertainment to real estate. The use of social distancing to slow the virus’s spread has particularly impacted real estate, causing a move away from in-person showings and open houses to virtual tours. Still, many buyers want … Continued

How’s the Santee real estate market?

How’s the Santee real estate market? – November 2020 The current state of the market is still a very strong for sellers. Rates are low, but expected to rise. Inventory is low for various reasons. The economy is improving and unemployment continues to drop. Forbearances are getting better which means that foreclosures are not expected … Continued

Pros and Cons of Using a Flat Fee Real Estate Agent in Santee

Today, when money is so tight, more and more home sellers are looking for a way to save, especially by reducing or eliminating agent commissions. To that end, some sellers are choosing the for-sale-by-owner (FSBO) option (though this isn’t recommended for first-time sellers) while others are using a flat fee real estate agent. This latter … Continued

5 Tips For Handling a Long Distance Move in Santee

Do you have a long distance move, maybe even across the country, coming up? You’re certainly not alone. Every year, about 14% of the population relocates to a new location and a new home. And for most of them, moving long distance is a dreaded and onerous undertaking. It doesn’t have to be like that, … Continued