Buying

Nov. 12, 2019

75 Years of VA Home Loan Benefits

75 Years of VA Home Loan Benefits

75 Years of VA Home Loan Benefits | MyKCM

Today, on Veterans Day, we salute those who have served our country in war or peace, and we thank them for their sacrifice.

This year marks the 75th anniversary of VA Home Loan Benefit offerings through the Servicemen’s Readjustment Act, also known ...

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Oct. 8, 2019

What a Difference a Year Makes for Sellers

What a Difference a Year Makes for Sellers

What a Difference a Year Makes for Sellers | MyKCM

Over the last few years, many sellers have been hesitant to put their houses on the market because they feared not being able to find another home to buy.

We’ve reported on inventory shortages in the past, and it’s been a constant ...

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Sept. 24, 2019

4 Reasons to Buy This Fall

4 Reasons to Buy This Fall

4 Reasons to Buy This Fall | MyKCM

It’s that time of year; the seasons are changing and with them come thoughts of the upcoming holidays, family get-togethers, and planning for a new year. Those who are on the fence about whether or not now is the right time to buy don’t ...

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Sept. 17, 2019

Busting the Myth About a Housing Affordability Crisis

Busting the Myth About a Housing Affordability Crisis

Busting the Myth About a Housing Affordability Crisis | MyKCM

It seems you can’t find a headline with the term “housing affordability” without the word “crisis” attached to it. That’s because some only consider the fact that residential real estate prices have continued to appreciate. However, we must realize it’s not just ...

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Sept. 10, 2019

The Benefits of Growing Equity in Your Home

The Benefits of Growing Equity in Your Home

The Benefits of Growing Equity in Your Home | MyKCM

Over the last couple of years, we’ve heard quite a bit about rising home prices. Today, expert projections still forecast continued growth, just at a slower pace. One of the often-overlooked benefits of rising home prices is the positive impact they have ...

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Sept. 3, 2019

5 Real Estate Reality TV Myths Explained

5 Real Estate Reality TV Myths Explained

5 Real Estate Reality TV Myths Explained | MyKCM

Have you ever been flipping through the channels, only to find yourself glued to the couch in an HGTV binge session? We’ve all been there, watching entire seasons of shows like “Property Brothers,” “Fixer Upper,” and “Love It or List ...

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Aug. 20, 2019

Is Renting Right for Me?

 

Is Renting Right for Me? | MyKCM

If you’re currently renting and have dreams of owning your own home, it may be a good time to think about your next move. With rent costs rising annually and many helpful down payment assistance programs available, homeownership may be closer than you realize.

According to the 2018 Bank ...

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Aug. 13, 2019

Millionaire to Millennials: The Costly Mistake of Not Buying Now

 

Millionaire to Millennials: The Costly Mistake of Not Buying Now | MyKCM

On his personal website, self-made millionaire David Bach makes a striking statement:

 “Not prioritizing homeownership is the single biggest mistake millennials are making.” 

He further stated, “Buying a home is an escalator to wealth.”

Bach explains:

“Young adults in particular aren’t hopping on this escalator, and it’s ...

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Feb. 13, 2019

What to Expect When Hunting For a Home That's Accessible

 

What You Can Expect When Hunting for a Home That’s Accessible

Written By: Natalie Jones of homeownerbliss.info

 

Since the Americans With Disabilities Act (ADA) was passed, public spaces have become much more accommodating to people of all needs. However, the ADA doesn’t apply to private residences, which ...

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Aug. 9, 2018

Top Five: Things Millennial Home Buyers Want

This week we are discussing the top five things that millennial homebuyers are looking for when buying a home. Out of all the millennials currently in the US, more than half of them are first time homebuyers and have specific things on their must-have lists when buying.

1. Updated bathrooms ...

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