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Home Buying

  • Buyers Local Update

    Home Inspection How-To

    Home inspections are a vital part of the home buying process. #GoodToKnow REALTOR® Deb Clark explains the difference between a home inspection and a pre-home inspection.…

  • Buyers

    What is Mortgage Underwriting

    Underwriting is a process lenders use to assess risk before agreeing to approve a loan. The underwriting process verifies that the borrowers, the property and the documentation all meet the lender’s requirements for…

  • Buyers Sellers

    What is Earnest Money?

    When you are interested in buying a home and ready to make an offer, something called “earnest money” is normally required. Earnest money is a good faith deposit submitted by the…

  • Buyers Local Update

    Buying a Home? Get Organized!

    You want to buy a home…now what? #‎GoodToKnow‬ REALTOR® Josh Jaster, Buyer Specialist for the JK Property Partners team at Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Premier Properties, tells you how a real estate…

  • Buyers

    What is a Mortgage Rate Lock?

    Mortgage rates are constantly changing… so locking in a rate with your lender is usually a good idea. With a mortgage rate lock, your lender commits to honor a specific interest…

  • Buyers Local Update

    Common Home Buying Myths

    With so much information out there about buying a home, how can you tell the difference between a home buying truth and a home buying myth? ‪#‎GoodToKnow‬ REALTOR® Katie Dewar, a…