Competing Against an All-Cash Buyer? Here’s What You Need to Know

In a real estate market where “cash is king” and “money talks”, how do you compete as a first-time homebuyer when all you’ve got is a good job and a 700+ credit score? Well, as it happens, even though all-cash offers make it tougher to compete, they don’t make it impossible. Here are seven tips […]

What You Need to Know About Buying a Tenant-Occupied Property

If a property you’re considering purchasing—whether as a primary residence or as an investment vehicle—currently has tenants, there are a few things you should consider before shopping for home mortgages. Tenants Have Rights First and foremost, the existing lease remains in effect. Leases are “attached” to the house, not the owner. Which means you can’t […]