Buying a home

Central PA Real Estate Update: So You Want to Buy a Home?

house key with home sweet homeA good to place to start is the internet. You can find all the information you need for Central Pennsylvania real estate, right here on What’s more, you don’t need to register, a requirement of many other real estate sites. I provide you with new listing updates and the ability to target and track your searches as you embark on the journey toward finding a new home.

Once you have selected the style of home you are interested in, a price range and the area you prefer, the next step is to contact a Realtor. This can be done easily on line. Your Realtor should be well versed as to market conditions and have a strong grasp of the financial options available to you. Ask for a testimonial or two. I’m always happy to provide them to clients when they ask.

Fast Fixes to Your Credit Score

Magnifying glass over the words credit scoreGetting the Best Rates Possible

In a previous post, I stated you needed a credit score between 640 and 680 to qualify for a mortgage. To get the best rates offered by a mortgage company, however, you should have a score in the 750 range. With this type of credit score you'll not only get the best mortgage rates, but also insurance rates. So, by improving your credit scores you improve your pocketbook.

Syndicate content