Home Mortgage Rates by Decade (And How They Compare to Today)

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Interest rates may be rising, but compared to past decades – they’re awesome! Financially, right now is a great time to buy if you’re in the position to do so. If you aren’t sure, text or give us a call at (910) 233-2840 and we’ll put you in touch with a reputable lender who can give you a good idea …

What are Housing Experts Predicting for 2021?

What are Housing Experts Predicting for 2021?

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Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac, Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA), and the National Association of REALTORS (NAR) are all major organizations in the real estate and finance industries that keep a close watch on changes and trends. Each year, they release their own predictions on how the markets will perform in the following months. While no one can say with 100% certainty …

Why Wilmington Real Estate Is The Best Retirement Plan

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One of the most common pieces of financial advice from millionaires is to invest in real estate. Many people have funded a comfortable retirement plan through their real estate investments, and some have built enormous wealth by owning property. Real estate is the most consistent and effective way to invest. If you’re looking ahead to […]

What Expenses do Homeowners Pay When They Sell?

What Expenses Do Homeowners Pay When They Sell?

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In North Carolina, it is common knowledge that homeowners pay the commission for the real estate agents that list their home and bring a buyer. In Southeastern NC, that is typically 6% of the sale price split between the two agents (actually, the split starts at the brokerage and there are fees subtracted before it gets to the agent, but …

Melanie Cameron - Forbearance vs Loan Modification vs Loan Deferment

Forbearance vs. Loan Modification vs. Loan Deferment

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 REALTOR® Melanie Cameron explains the differences between a Forbearance, Loan Modification, and Loan Deferment. Don’t make a blind choice just because someone says you don’t have to pay your mortgage for 3 months. Each of these actions have different consequences and one may make your financial situation worse. If you have any questions, don’t hesitate to reach out to …