Michelle Fish's Blog Posts

Projected Mortgage Increases Wont Affect Property Values Says Lender

With interest rates projected to rise an entire percentage point in 2018 (according to a recent report, the rate for a 30-yr fixed-rate mortgage is projected to jump from the end of 2017’s 3%

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Think Buying A Home Will Be More Affordable In 2019 Think Again

There’s no denying that it’s tough out there for buyers. The inventory shortage has created a market that’s more competitive than normal. As a potential buyer, you might be thinking “I

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How To Buy A House Even If You Have A LessThanPerfect Credit Score

Buying a home is, for many people, an essential part of the American dream. But for people with a checkered financial history – and a less-than-perfect credit score – it can feel like a dream

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Dealing With A Past Bankruptcy You Can Still Buy A HomeAnd Sooner Than You Might Think

In the past 6 years, more than 5 million Americans have filed for bankruptcy. And while many people believe that filing for bankruptcy causes long-term financial ruin—and will keep them from ever

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Think FSBO Will Save You Money New Study Says Otherwise

When a seller prepares to put their home on the market, they have one of two choices: working with a real estate professional to sell their home, or attempting to sell it on their own (aka ”

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Newly Built Homes Including More Affordable Options Expected In 2018

The inventory shortage has been a real challenge for buyers. The competition for homes—especially starter homes—has made it difficult for potential buyers to successfully find and purchase

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Raleigh Real Estate Market Update March 2018

Here is the latest Real Estate Update for Raleigh and the surrounding areas. Courtesy of the Triangle.

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