Archives: October 2010

The Recession Can Lead to Big Savings for Homebuyers in the Pacific Northwest

You’ve heard people saying that the current recession has created a buyer’s market, so why isn’t there a home buying frenzy right now? Fear mostly, said Wall Street Journal writer Brett Arends.

Learn why Arends says enough with the doom and gloom about homeownership.  And why homebuyers who enter the market now in The Pacific Northwest will reap the benefits both now and later.

Contact me today to learn about how the recession can actually be a good thing for homebuyers in Whatcom and Skagit counties.

Fixed or Adjustable Rate Mortgages – What is Best for You

With fixed rates on homes in Washington state so low, why would anyone suggest a riskier Adjustable Rate Mortgage at this time?  Blogger Pat Zaby says that depending on the kind of homebuyer you are, you could save thousands of dollars by pursuing an A.R.M instead of a fixed mortgage.  Decide whether a fixed rate mortgage or an adjustable rate mortgage is the best decision for your Whatcomb County real estate purchase.