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Is It Enough To Offer Asking Price in Today’s Housing Market?

Sharlan Kozak If you’re planning to buy a home this season, you’re probably thinking about what you’ll need to do to get your offer accepted. In previous years, it was common for buyers to try and determine how much less than the asking price they could offer to still get the home. ...

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How To Approach Rising Mortgage Rates as a Buyer

Sharlan Kozak In the last few weeks, the average 30-year fixed mortgage rate from Freddie Mac inched up to 5%. While that news may have you questioning the timing of your home search, the truth is, timing has never been more important. Even though you may be tempted to put your ...

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Why Pre-Approval Is an Important Step for Today’s Homebuyers

Sharlan Kozak Being intentional and competitive are musts when buying a home in the Greater Greenville area. That’s why pre-approval is so important today. A pre-approval from a lender is the only way to know your true price range and how much money you can borrow for your loan. Peter ...

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Projecting Mortgage Rates 2022

Sharlan Kozak Experts Project Mortgage Rates Will Continue To Rise in 2022 Mortgage rates are one of several factors that impact how much you can afford if you’re buying a home. When rates are low, they help you get more house for your money. Within the last year, mortgage rates ...

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