Category Archives: General

  • Mortgage Myths Exposed

    BY Ron Accornero

    If you follow the news at all, then you’re no doubt aware that mortgage interest rates are at all time lows. You’ve probably also heard about refinancing your mortgage or even asking for mortgage forbearance because... 

  • There’s Never Been a Better Time to Sell

    BY Ron Accornero

    What strange times we live in. Even though we’re still in the midst of a global pandemic and an economic downturn, our housing market is strong. This has come as a surprise to many – especially those who want to sell... 

  • What Buyers Are Looking For Right Now

    BY Ron Accornero

    Sellers – now is a great time to put your home on the market. If you’ve been hesitant to list because of the pandemic, then you should know that buyers have been flocking to the market this summer. Record low interest... 

  • Can You Host an Open House This Summer?

    BY Ron Accornero

    While the pandemic put in-person open houses on hold for several weeks, more buyers and sellers are eager to resume this practice. While virtual tours have helped to keep the market afloat during these challenging times,... 

  • Getting a Home Loan During the Pandemic

    BY Ron Accornero

    Whether you’re buying a new home or you’re hoping to refinance, getting a mortgage can be a big job. It’s doubly so right now as we adjust to the “new normal” caused by the global pandemic. While the real estate... 

  • Why Housing Prices Are Holding Steady During the Pandemic

    BY Ron Accornero

    Over the past couple of months, we’ve watched as the pandemic has wreaked havoc on industries such as travel, tourism, and hospitality. Many have been left to wonder if the housing market would also suffer the consequences... 

  • Curb Appeal and COVID-19

    BY Ron Accornero

    As a home seller, curb appeal has always been important. The way the outside of your home looks will influence whether or not a potential buyer would like to see more. But as a home seller during the COVID-19 pandemic, curb... 

  • Coronavirus and Homeowners Insurance

    BY Ron Accornero

    The global pandemic has affected nearly every part of our lives. As we adjust to this new normal, it’s important for homeowners to consider all the ways in which the coronavirus may affect you. This includes your homeowners’... 

  • Buying a “Sale Pending” Home

    BY Ron Accornero

    You’ve finally found the perfect home that meets all your needs. The trouble is, it’s listed as sale pending. Just what does “sale pending” mean, and should you give up hope of ever buying this house? Here’s what... 

  • Three Reasons Why This is not a Housing Crisis

    BY Ron Accornero

    In times of uncertainty, one of the best things we can do to ease our fears is to educate ourselves with research, facts, and data. Digging into past experiences by reviewing historical trends and understanding the peaks...