Account: Login or Signup

706-970-7120 info@bestmountaindeals.com

4 Reasons Spring is a Great Time to Buy a Home!

Here are four great reasons to consider buying a home today instead of waiting.

Prices Will Continue to Rise

CoreLogic’s latest Home Price Index reports that home prices have appreciated by 6.6% over the last 12 months. The same report predicts that prices will continue to increase at a rate of 4.3% over the next year.

The bottom in home prices has come and gone. Home values will continue to appreciate for years. Waiting no longer makes sense.

Mortgage Interest Rates Are Projected to Increase

Freddie Mac’s Primary Mortgage Market Survey shows that interest rates for a 30-year mortgage hovered close to 4.0% in 2017. Most experts predict that rates will rise over the next 12 months. The Mortgage Bankers Association, Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac and the National Association of Realtors are in unison, projecting that rates will increase by nearly a full percentage point by this time next year.

An increase in rates will impact YOUR monthly mortgage payment. A year from now, your housing expense will increase if a mortgage is necessary to buy your next home.

Either Way, You Are Paying a Mortgage

There are some renters who have not yet purchased a home because they are uncomfortable taking on the obligation of a mortgage. Everyone should realize that unless you are living with your parents rent-free, you are paying a mortgage – either yours or your landlord’s.

As an owner, your mortgage payment is a form of ‘forced savings’ that allows you to have equity in your home that you can tap into later in life. As a renter, you guarantee your landlord is the person with that equity.

Are you ready to put your housing cost to work for you?

It’s Time to Move on with Your Life

The ‘cost’ of a home is determined by two major components: the price of the home and the current mortgage rate. It appears that both are on the rise.

But what if they weren’t? Would you wait?

Look at the actual reason you are buying and decide if it is worth waiting. Whether you want to have a great place for your children to grow up, you want your family to be safer, or you just want to have control over renovations, maybe now is the time to buy.

If the right thing for you and your family is to purchase a home this year, buying sooner rather than later could lead to substantial savings.

Get the info that you want - right now!

Is Your First Home Within Your Grasp Now?

More and more ‘old millennials’ (25-36) are realizing that homeownership is within their grasp now!

Read More

99 Percent of Experts Agree: Home Prices Will Increase

Almost ninety-nine percent of the top experts studying residential real estate believe that prices will appreciate this year, and over 93% believe home values will appreciate by at least 3%.

Read More

20 Tips for Preparing Your House for Sale This Spring

When listing your house for sale your top goal will be to get the home sold for the best price possible!

Read More

About Area

Come kickback, relax, and enjoy the Blue Ridge Mountains! Whether you are looking to get back to nature on the Appalachian Trail or Lake Nottely, take in one of our many festivals, or visit some of the local artisan shops you will find it in Blairsville, GA.

Featured Properties

1425 GARLAND LANE,
Young Harris

  • 4 Bathrooms
  • 5 Bedrooms
  • $ 399999

3107 HOLLAND DRIVE,
Young Harris

  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 2 Bedrooms
  • $ 135000

4478 TWIGGS ROAD,
Young Harris

  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 2 Bedrooms
  • $ 255000

Client Reviews