Buying a home

Oct. 16, 2018

Will Your Current House Fit Your Needs in Retirement?

Will Your Current House Fit Your Needs in Retirement? | MyKCM

 

As more and more baby boomers enter retirement age, the question of whether or not to sell their homes and move will become a hot topic. In today’s housing market climate, with low available inventory in the starter and trade-up home categories, it makes sense to evaluate your home’s ...

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Oct. 9, 2018

Are Lending Standards Propping Up Home Prices?

Are Lending Standards Propping Up Home Prices? | MyKCM

 

Back in 2005, Federal Reserve Chairman Alan Greenspan described the dramatic increases in residential real estate values as a “froth in housing markets.” Greenspan went on to say:

“The increase in the prevalence of interest-only loans and the introduction of more-exotic forms of adjustable-rate mortgages are developments of ...

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Oct. 2, 2018

Buying Is Now 26.3% Cheaper Than Renting in the US

Buying Is Now 26.3% Cheaper Than Renting in the US | MyKCM

 

The results of the latest Rent vs. Buy Report from Trulia show that homeownership remains cheaper than renting, with a traditional 30-year fixed rate mortgage, in 98 of the 100 largest metro areas in the United States.

In the six years that Trulia has conducted this study, this is ...

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Sept. 28, 2018

2 MUST SEE OPEN HOUSES! Sunday 1:00-3:00 pm

This outstanding home in Harris Ranch is better than new! The incredible floor plan features an open layout, vaulted ceilings, contemporary woodwork, gorgeous oak hardwood flooring, slate gas fireplace, spacious bedrooms, abundant storage & a custom patio with a stellar view! The impressive chef's kitchen is anchored by a ...

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Sept. 25, 2018

Millennials Are Skipping Starter Homes for Their Dream Homes

Millennials Are Skipping Starter Homes for Their Dream Homes | MyKCM

 

A new trend has begun to emerge. With home prices skyrocketing in the starter home category, many first-time homebuyers are skipping the traditional starter homes and moving right into their dream homes.

What’s a Starter Home?

According to the National Association of Realtors (NAR), simply put, a starter home ...

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Sept. 18, 2018

4 REAL Reasons Why We Buy A Home!

4 REAL Reasons Why We Buy A Home! | MyKCM

 

We often talk about why it makes financial sense to buy a home, but more often than not, the emotional reasons are the more powerful or compelling ones.

No matter what shape or size your living space is, the concept and feeling of home can mean different things to ...

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Sept. 11, 2018

You DO NOT Need 20% Down to Buy Your Home NOW!

You DO NOT Need 20% Down to Buy Your Home NOW! | MyKCM

 

The Aspiring Home Buyers Profile from the National Association of Realtors (NAR) found that the American public is still somewhat confused about what is required to qualify for a home mortgage loan in today’s housing market. The results of the survey show that the main reason why non-homeowners ...

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Sept. 7, 2018

OPEN HOUSE! ICONIC RIVER FRONT PROPERTY.

 

COME STOP BY SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 9TH FROM 1:00 TO 3:00 PM.

Luxurious river front home in the pristine Nature's Wood Duck gated community. Enjoy a fantastic natural indoor/outdoor setting w/ an iconic view of the Boise River & foothills. High end updates & extraordinary craftsmanship ...

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Aug. 14, 2018

Homes More Affordable Today than 1985-2000

Homes More Affordable Today than 1985-2000 | MyKCM

 

Rising home prices have many concerned that the average family will no longer be able to afford the most precious piece of the American Dream – their own home.

However, it is not just the price of a home that determines its affordability. The monthly cost of a home ...

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Aug. 10, 2018

OPEN HOUSE WEEKEND! in RIVER HEIGHTS AND LOCHSA FALLS

CONTEMPORARY STUNNER IN RIVER HEIGHTS!

 

 

COME CHECK THIS STUNNER OUT ON SUNDAY FROM 1-3 PM 

Better than new, contemporary single level with upper bonus room in River Heights! This stunning home is situated on a large corner lot with incredible upgrades throughout. Custom features include window coverings, sliding ...

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