Category Archives: Home Buyer Information

Should you add a bathroom?

  Here’s a great infographic about adding a bathroom. In communities North of Boston, its common to see many 1 bath homes.  While its generally not recommended to sellers to add a bath simply for the sake of re-sale, for … Continue reading

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Moving-Up? Do it NOW not Later

The lack of inventory has caused many houses to sell for more than they should , ulimatley causing home prices to rise.  Interest rates are bound to go up as well.  For those home sellers looking to purchase a larger … Continue reading

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The Impact of Increasing Mortgage Rates on Prices

Many people are predicting we should see a rise in interest rates this year.  If so, this will have an effect on a buyers purchasing power. Many experts are saying this can have a negative effect on prices, however there … Continue reading

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Why Do People Actually Buy a Home?

by THE KCM CREW on JULY 19, 2011 · 0 COMMENTS in FOR BUYERS http://platform0.twitter.com/widgets/tweet_button.html?_=1311090376304&count=vertical&id=twitter_tweet_button_0&lang=en&original_referer=http%3A%2F%2Fkcmblog.com%2F2011%2F07%2F19%2Fwhy-do-people-actually-buy-a-home%2F&text=Why%20Do%20People%20Actually%20Buy%20a%20Home%3F&url=http%3A%2F%2Fkcmblog.com%2F2011%2F07%2F19%2Fwhy-do-people-actually-buy-a-home%2F&via=%40KCMcrew  295Share https://plusone.google.com/u/0/_/+1/fastbutton?url=http%3A%2F%2Fkcmblog.com%2F2011%2F07%2F19%2Fwhy-do-people-actually-buy-a-home%2F&size=tall&count=true&hl=en-US&jsh=r%3Bgc%2F22326474-d7ea9837#id=I2_1311090377048&parent=http%3A%2F%2Fkcmblog.com&rpctoken=413243881&_methods=onPlusOne%2C_ready%2C_close%2C_open%2C_resizeMe It seems that every time we talk about real estate today the conversation immediately goes to the financial aspects of buying a home. Where are prices headed? Where are … Continue reading

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Why Do People Actually Buy a Home?

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What Do Homeowners Say About Homeownership?

What Do Homeowners Say About Homeownership? by THE KCM CREW on APRIL 19, 2011 · 0 COMMENTS in FOR BUYERS,FOR SELLERS http://platform0.twitter.com/widgets/tweet_button.html?_=1303237173471&count=vertical&lang=en&text=What%20Do%20Homeowners%20Say%20About%20Homeownership%3F&url=http%3A%2F%2Fkcmblog.com%2F2011%2F04%2F19%2Fwhat-do-homeowners-say-about-homeownership%2F&via=KCMcrew  Share inShare There is no shortage of experts that want to let us know how Americans feel about owning a home after the collapse … Continue reading

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FICOs and FHA: 2 big lenders loosen up | Inman News

FICOs and FHA: 2 big lenders loosen up | Inman News.

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Top Mistakes Homebuyers Make

1. Falling for the Décor-  While the furniture may look pretty- keep in mind, it doesn’t come with the house!  Too much clutter or conversely, an empty room will make a space look smaller. Does the space and layout work? … Continue reading

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First-Time Homebuyer Tips

1. GET PRE-APPROVED by a reputable lender, before previewing homes.   Many REALTORS will not show properties to potential buyers without having a pre-approval letter.  By getting a pre-approval beforehand, it allows you and your real estate agent to search homes … Continue reading

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