7 Questions to Ask Before You Buy A Home

7 Questions to Ask Before You Buy A Home

You’ve decided it’s time to buy a home, found a great team of experts to help you, qualified for the perfect home loan for you, and now comes the fun part, finding a great home! It’s easy to be overwhelmed at this stage and jump quickly on an available home so you can start living your dream. The mortgage experts at EPM want you to go into this opportunity with your eyes open, so we developed a short list of questions you may want to ask before making that offer.

7 Things You Should Know About Homebuying in a Seller’s Market

7 Things You Should Know About Homebuying in a Seller’s Market

The real estate market is looking at what is called a seller’s market. That’s when inventory is low and pricing is creeping up because of heavy competition. There are often multiple offers on a single home, and homes are falling under contract within days and even hours of coming on the market. Just because it’s a seller’s market, doesn’t mean you should wait on that dream home. EPM is here with the hot takes on how to handle a seller’s market as a homebuyer.

Planning for Homeownership Series: Start Here

Planning for Homeownership Series: Start Here

Have you been dreaming of buying your first home, but not sure where to start? You’re not alone. It’s a milestone many people would love to reach. However, in a time where the housing market is booming and, in most areas, it’s very much a sellers’ market, buying a...
Understanding the Mortgage Process

Understanding the Mortgage Process

The process of applying for and securing a mortgage can seem a bit daunting; after all, a mortgage will likely be the largest (or one of the largest) loans you ever take out. In reality, though, the process of applying for a mortgage and closing on a real estate deal...