Category: BUYING

What was your first home-buying experience like? The first home that Scott and I purchased together was a small, two-bedroom condo in our favorite Chicago neighborhood, Logan Square. It was right around the corner from the apartment we were renting at the time, and it was everything we were looking for in a starter home: Read More

  1. Rates are still offsetting higher prices Even with home prices inching up from last year, they don’t wash away the huge cost savings lower mortgage rates offer. In fact, according to Trulia’s report, for households putting down 20%, with plans to stay at least seven years, buying is on average 37.7% cheaper than Read More