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Nov. 11, 2022

VA Loans: Making Homes for the Brave Achievable [INFOGRAPHIC]

 

VA Loans: Making Homes for the Brave Achievable [INFOGRAPHIC] | MyKCM

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  • VA Loans can help make homeownership possible for those who have served our country.
  • These loans offer great benefits for eligible individuals and can help them buy a VA-approved house or condo, build a new home, or make improvements to their house.
  • Homeownership is the American Dream ...
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Nov. 10, 2022

VA Loans Can Help Veterans Achieve Their Dream of Homeownership

VA Loans Can Help Veterans Achieve Their Dream of Homeownership

VA Loans Can Help Veterans Achieve Their Dream of Homeownership | MyKCM

For over 78 years, Veterans Affairs (VA) home loans have provided millions of veterans with the opportunity to purchase homes of their own. If you or a loved one have served, it’s important to understand this program and its benefits ...

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Nov. 8, 2022

The Majority of Americans Still View Homeownership as the American Dream

 

The Majority of Americans Still View Homeownership as the American Dream | MyKCM

Buying a home is a powerful decision, and it remains a key part of the American Dream. In fact, the 2022 Consumer Insights Report from Myndfound the majority of people polled still view homeownership as a key life achievement. Let’s explore just a few of the reasons why ...

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Nov. 7, 2022

Key Factors Affecting Home Affordability Today

Key Factors Affecting Home Affordability Today | MyKCM

Every time there’s a news segment about the housing market, we hear about the affordability challenges buyers are facing today. Those headlines are focused on how much mortgage rates have climbed this year. And while it’s true rates have risen dramatically, it’s important to remember they aren’t the only factor ...

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Nov. 4, 2022

Homeownership Wins Over Time [INFOGRAPHIC]

 

Homeownership Wins Over Time [INFOGRAPHIC] | MyKCM

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Nov. 1, 2022

3 Trends That Are Good News for Today’s Homebuyers

 

3 Trends That Are Good News for Today’s Homebuyers | MyKCM

While higher mortgage rates are creating affordability challenges for homebuyers this year, there is some good news for those people still looking to buy a home.

As the market has cooled this year, some of the intensity buyers faced during the peak frenzy of the pandemic has cooled too ...

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Oct. 31, 2022

Taking the Fear out of Saving for a Home

 

Taking the Fear out of Saving for a Home | MyKCM

If you’re planning to buy a home, knowing what to budget for and how to save may sound scary at first. But it doesn’t have to be. One way to take the fear out of budgeting is understanding some of the costs you might encounter.  And to do ...

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Oct. 28, 2022

Applying for a Mortgage Doesn’t Have To Be Scary [INFOGRAPHIC]

 

Applying for a Mortgage Doesn’t Have To Be Scary [INFOGRAPHIC] | MyKCM

Some Highlights

  • Even with higher mortgage rates, the mortgage process doesn’t need to be something you fear. Here are some steps to help as you set out to buy a home.
  • Know your credit score and work to build strong credit. When you’re ready, lean on the pros ...
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Oct. 26, 2022

Millennials Are Still a Driving Force of Today’s Buyer Demand

 

Millennials Are Still a Driving Force of Today’s Buyer Demand | MyKCM

If you’re thinking about selling your house but wondering if buyers are still out there, know that there are still people who are searching for a home to buy today. And your house may be exactly what they’re looking for.

While the millennial generation has been dubbed the renter ...

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Oct. 25, 2022

What Happens to Housing when There’s a Recession?

 

What Happens to Housing when There’s a Recession? | MyKCM

Since the 2008 housing bubble burst, the word recession strikes a stronger emotional chord than it ever did before. And while there’s some debate around whether we’re officially in a recession right now, the good news is experts say a recession today would likely be mild and the economy ...

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