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February 2017
February 2017

Have You Saved Enough for Closing Costs? | MyKCM

There are many potential homebuyers, and even sellers, who believe that they need at least a 20% down payment in order to buy a home or move on to their next home. Time after time, we ...



February 2017
February 2017

Thinking of Making an Offer? 4 Tips for Success | MyKCM

So you’ve been searching for that perfect house to call a ‘home,’ and you finally found one! The price is right, and in such a competitive market that you want to make sure you make a ...



January 2017
January 2017


What to Expect From Your Home Inspection | MyKCM

So you made an offer, it was accepted, and now your next task is to have the home inspected prior to closing. In some cases, your offer may even be contingent on a clean home in ...



January 2017
January 2017

Tips for Preparing Your House For Sale [INFOGRAPHIC] | MyKCM
Every home is unique and having an experts opinion will maximize the value of your property. Contact us today and we would be happy to share ideas and strategies to best prepare your house for ...


January 2017
January 2017

 

Why Pre-Approval Should Be Your First Step | MyKCM

 

Across the country, the number of buyers searching for their dream homes greatly outnumbers the amount of homes for sale. This has led to a competitive marketplace where buyers ...



January 2017
January 2017

 

According to Realtor.com’s 2017 National Housing Forecast, the 2017 national real estate market is predicted to slow compared to the last two years. Home prices are forecast to grow by 3.9% ...



January 2017
January 2017

The National Association of Realtors’ most recent Existing Home Sales Report revealed that, compared to last year, home sales are up dramatically in five of the six price ranges they ...



January 2017
January 2017

 

 

 

Inadequate Inventory Driving Prices Up | MyKCM

 

 

 

The latest Existing Home Sales Report from the National Association of Realtors (NAR) revealed a direct correlation between a lack of inventory and rising prices. The ...



December 2016
December 2016

Top 5 Reasons You Should Not For Sale By Owner | MyKCM

In today’s market, with home prices rising and a lack of inventory, some homeowners may consider trying to sell their home on their own, known in the industry as a For Sale by Owner ...



December 2016
December 2016

Why Waiting Until After the Holidays to Sell Isn’t a Smart Decision | MyKCM

Every year at this time, many homeowners decide to wait until after the holidays to put their homes on the market for the first time, while others who already have their homes on the market decide ...



December 2016
December 2016

The Impact Your Interest Rate Has on Your Buying Power [INFOGRAPHIC] | MyKCM

Some Highlights:

  • Your monthly housing cost is directly tied to the price of the home you purchase and the interest rate you secure for your mortgage.
  • Over the last 30 years, interest ...


December 2016
December 2016

The #1 Reason to Sell Now… Not Next Spring | MyKCM

The price of any item (including residential real estate) is determined by ‘supply and demand’. If many people are looking to buy an item and the supply of that item is limited, the price of that ...



November 2016
November 2016

Selling in the Winter Attracts Serious Buyers | MyKCM

A recent study of more than 7 million home sales over the past four years revealed that the season in which a home is listed may be able to shed some light on the likelihood that the home ...



November 2016
November 2016

If you are one of the many homeowners who is debating taking your home off the market for the next few weeks, don’t! You will miss the great opportunity you have right now!

The latest Existing ...



November 2016
November 2016

From Empty Nest to Full House… Multigenerational Families Are Back! | MyKCM

Multigenerational homes are coming back in a big way! In the 1950s, about 21%, or 32.2 million Americans shared a roof with their grown children or parents. According to a recent Pew Research ...