OK. So you may not be fighting for the Heavyweight Championship of the World, but… Finding, negotiating, and purchasing a home, especially in a market heavily favoring the Seller, may feel like it
2 Major Myths Holding Back Home Buyers
Myth #1: “I Need a 20% Down Payment”
“Consumers are often unaware of the option to take out low-down-payment mortgages. Only 19% of consumers believe lenders would make loans with a down payment of 5% or less… While 15% believe lenders require a 20% down payment, and 30% believe lenders expect a 20% down payment.”
Myth #2: “I Need a 780 FICO® Score or Higher to Buy”
As you can see in the chart above, 53.5% of approved mortgages had a credit score of 600-749.
Whether buying your first home or moving up to your dream home, knowing your options will make the mortgage process easier. Your dream home may already be within your reach.
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Terry is the Principal Broker at Regional Realty. He is a motivated Realtor specializing with investors and new home buyers located in the following areas; Alexandria, Ft. Thomas, Ft. Mitchell, Indepe....