Mortgage debt easily becomes an automatic monthly payment that we ignore as other financial needs and goals rise to the surface. However, as we ignore our mortgage debt, interest continues to accrue, costing us more and more over time. Paying attention to your mortgage debt can save you thousands of dollars, dollars you can invest […]
Everyone thinks their property taxes are too high, but are they really? And what should you do if they are? Property Tax Factors Your property tax amount is influenced by two factors. One you can contest; the other you cannot. You can appeal the assessed of the value of your property, which is the amount […]
You’re considering moving and hear that there’s an inventory shortage. What does that mean? And how does it affect you? According to the National Association of Realtors, the number of homes for sale nationwide between March and April was 13.6% below the level of a year ago. Comparing homes for sale in Elmhurst, we’ve seen […]
Guaranteed Rate is offering a 15 Year Fixed Mortgage Rate of 2.875% and a 30 Year Fixed Mortgage Rate of 3.625%. Take advantage of the historic mortgage rates, they will not last! According to the KCM Blog, this upcoming year rates will increase minimally 4%.
New listings in DuPage have taken a slight downturn this month compared to last year. According to an MLS local market update, there have been over 18% changes in closed sales in DuPage County, signaling that inventory is low.