Don’t Let Buyer Competition Keep You from Purchasing a Home | MyKCM

Don’t Let Buyer Competition Keep You from Purchasing a Home

This year’s record-low mortgage rates sparked high demand among homebuyers. Current homeowners, however, haven’t put their houses on the market so quickly. This makes finding a home to buy today challenging for many potential buyers. With an obstacle like this, those searching for their dream homes may be pressing pause on their searches as we […]
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Tips to Sell Your House Safely Right Now [INFOGRAPHIC] | MyKCM

Tips to Sell Your House Safely Right Now [INFOGRAPHIC]

Some Highlights Your agent now has over 6 months of experience selling houses during the pandemic and can make the process easier and safer for you today. COVID-19 protocols and technology usage recommendations from the National Association of Realtors (NAR) are making it possible to sell houses right now, while agents continue to abide first and foremost […]
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Why the 2021 Forecast Doesn’t Call for a Foreclosure Crisis | MyKCM

Why the 2021 Forecast Doesn’t Call for a Foreclosure Crisis

As the current forbearance mortgage relief options come to an end, many are wondering if we’ll face a foreclosure crisis next year. This is understandable, especially for those who remember the housing crisis that began in 2008. The reality is, plans have been put in place through forbearance to ensure history doesn’t repeat itself. This year, homeowners […]
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4 Reasons Why the Election Won’t Dampen the Housing Market | MyKCM

4 Reasons Why the Election Won’t Dampen the Housing Market

Tomorrow, Americans will decide our President for the next four years. That decision will have a major impact on many aspects of life in this country, but the residential real estate market will not be one of them. Analysts will try to measure the impact feasible changes in regulations might have on housing, the effect […]
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Selling Your House Is the Right Move, Right Now [INFOGRAPHIC] | MyKCM

Selling Your House Is the Right Move, Right Now

Some Highlights Demand from homebuyers has skyrocketed this year, which means today’s sellers are poised to win big. This ideal moment in time to sell your house won’t last forever, though. With more sellers coming to the market in the spring, waiting until next year means buyers will have more choices, so your home may not stand […]
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Two Important Impacts of Home Equity | MyKCM

Two Important Impacts of Home Equity

Equity continues to rise, helping American homeowners secure a much more stable financial future. According to the most recent data from CoreLogic, the average homeowner gained $9,800 in equity over the past year. In addition, experts project 2020 home prices to continue rising. With prices going up, equity gains will also keep accelerating. Black Knight just reported: “The annual percent […]
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How Down Payment Assistance Opens the Door to Homeownership | MyKCM

How Down Payment Assistance Opens the Door to Homeownership

Many people are eager to buy a home right now while affordability continues to be a highlight of the current housing market. However, a recent survey by Sparks Research shows that 20% of first-time homebuyers cite a lack of financial education as a barrier to homeownership. This is definitely understandable. If you don’t feel comfortable with the financial process of buying […]
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Safe Family Activities for October

While this pandemic has taught us that pivoting is essential to thriving, it has also reminded us of the importance of taking the time to enjoy our loved ones. Our kids, for example, are not met with traditional festivities. Having spent so much time at home, we now find ourselves looking for a creative way […]
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home upgrades that add value to your home

3 Upgrades That Add Value To Your Home

   With the recent COVID pandemic, many homeowners have recently found themselves with extra time in their hands. It’s no wonder that many of them have been able to take on home improvement projects that were previously neglected. In fact, BusinessWire.com states that “On average, those homeowners spent $1,750 making home improvements and cited time […]
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Distance Learning Tips for Parents

Distance Learning Tips For Parents

  School is back in session! Unlike prior years, where we’d find ourselves rushing to get our kids to school on time, we are now ensuring they are ready for distance learning. While this is all new to us, we are quickly learning to adapt and as a parent, I find myself searching for the […]
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