buying a home

who pays for closing costs

who pays closing costs?

Are you thinking about buying or selling a house and wondering if you’ll have to pay closing costs?  We’re going to answer that question right now! Hi, I’m Heather Wright with RE/MAX Concepts. I’m a REALTOR in Des Moines and I can help you understand who pays closing costs. The short answer is that BOTH the buyer and seller pay for their OWN closing costs. Buying and selling real estate...

Rent vs Own

Rent vs. Own

In this video, one of our favorite lenders in the Greater Des Moines area, Dave Lewis from Home Services Lending, shares pros and cons to help you decide if you should rent vs. own.  WHAT IF YOU COULD USE SOMEONE ELSE'S MONEY TO BUY YOUR HOME? If you've been thinking about buying a house in the Des Moines area, you should download our expert guide to finding creative ways to help with your down...

mortgage insurance

Will Mortgage Insurance Break You?

We always say, buying a house is a big deal. It's such a big deal, that you deserve correct information. (Vs. all the MIS-information out there!) We talked with our preferred lenders and together we've been exposing common myths. Like the myth about having to have perfect credit to buy a house, or why the lowest interest rate isn't always the best, and even how you can buy a house without a gigantic down...

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