Infographics

April 8, 2018

VA Loans by the Numbers

 

Some Highlights:

 

  • Since the creation of the VA Home Loans Program, 22 million veterans have been able to achieve the American Dream of homeownership.
  • In 2017, $188 billion was loaned to veterans and their families through the program.
  • VA Purchase Loans are on the rise in 46 out of ...
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March 16, 2018

The Cost of Waiting: Interest Rates Edition

The Cost of Waiting: Interest Rates Edition [INFOGRAPHIC] | MyKCM

 

Some Highlights:

  • Interest rates are projected to increase steadily heading into 2019.
  • The higher your interest rate, the more money you end up paying for your home and the higher your monthly payment will be.
  • Rates are still low right now. Don’t wait until rates hit 5% to start ...
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March 2, 2018

4 Reasons to Sell This Spring

4 Reasons to Sell This Spring [INFOGRAPHIC] | MyKCM

 

Some Highlights:

  • Buyer demand continues to outpace the supply of homes for sale which means that buyers are often competing with one another for the few listings that are available!
  • Housing inventory is still under the 6-month supply needed to sustain a normal housing market.
  • Perhaps the time has ...
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Feb. 16, 2018

Should I Wait Until Next Year to Buy? Or Buy Now?

Should I Wait until next Year to Buy? Or Buy Now? [INFOGRAPHIC] | MyKCM

 

Some Highlights:

  • The Cost of Waiting to Buy is defined as the additional funds it would take to buy a home if prices & interest rates were to increase over a period of time.
  • Freddie Mac predicts interest rates to rise to 5.1% by 2019.
  • CoreLogic predicts home ...
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Feb. 9, 2018

5 Reasons to Love Using A Real Estate Pro

5 Reasons to Love Using A RE Pro [INFOGRAPHIC] | MyKCM

 

Highlights:

  • Hiring a real estate professional to guide you through the process of buying a home or selling your house can be one of the best decisions you make!
  • They are there for you to help with paperwork, understanding the process, negotiations, and helping you with pricing (both when ...
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Feb. 2, 2018

5 Reasons Homeowners Can Throw Better Super Bowl Parties!

5 Reasons Homeowners Can Throw Better Super Bowl Parties! [INFOGRAPHIC] | MyKCM

 

Highlights:

  • Watching the big game at home with your friends & family offers many advantages.
  • There’s more room to entertain a large crowd and you don’t have to worry about complaints to your landlord if you cheer too loudly!
  • The kitchen is big enough to make as many appetizers ...
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Jan. 26, 2018

5 Reasons Millennials Choose to Buy

5 Reasons Millennials Choose to Buy [INFOGRAPHIC] | MyKCM

 

Some Highlights:

  • “The majority of millennials said they consider owning a home more sensible than renting for both financial and lifestyle reasons — including control of living space, flexibility in future decisions, privacy and security, and living in a nice home.”
  • The top reason millennials choose to buy ...
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Jan. 12, 2018

The Impact Staging Your Home Has on Sales Price

 

The Impact Staging Your Home Has on Sales Price [INFOGRAPHIC] | MyKCM

Some Highlights:

  • The National Association of Realtors surveyed their members & released the findings of their Annual Profile of Home Staging.
  • 50% of staged homes saw a 1-10% increase in dollar value offers from buyers.
  • 77% of buyer’s agents said staging made it easier for buyers to visualize the ...
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Dec. 29, 2017

Buying or Selling in 2018? 5 Reasons to Resolve to Hire a Pro

Buying or Selling in 2018? 5 Reasons to Resolve to Hire a Pro [INFOGRAPHIC] | MyKCM

 

Some Highlights:

  • As we usher in the new year, one thing is for certain… if you plan to buy or sell a house this year, you need a real estate professional on your team!
  • There are many benefits to using a local professional!
  • Pick a professional who knows your ...
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Dec. 8, 2017

3 Tips for Making Your Dream Home a Reality

3 Tips for Making Your Dream Home a Reality [INFOGRAPHIC] | MyKCM

Some Highlights:

  • Setting up an automatic savings plan that saves a small amount of every check is one of the best ways to save without thinking a lot about it.
  • Living within a budget will not only help you save money for down payments but will help you pay down ...
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