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Utah Home Grant

Brandon Hacker/Utah Realtor, Approved Utah Home Lenders and NHF are excited to offer the NHF Platinum homebuyer assistance program. It provides eligible buyers with a grant that does not have to be repaid. The grant (up to 5% of the loan amount**) can be used toward down payment or closing … [Read more...]

Buying a Home has become Winning the Bid

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5 STEPS TO BETTER POSITION YOURSELF IN A Real Estate Bidding War Salt Lake home buyers know multiple bids are back in a big way and not just on distressed and bank owned properties. Demand from Utah real estate buyers entering the market in 2012 is far outstripping supply across many asset … [Read more...]

Isn’t It A Home Buyer’s Market?

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No. It has been a real estate buyer's market for years....BUT no longer. Inventory is down and if you are a buyer looking at Salt Lake real estate, you can tell how much competition there is to be the winning bidder. A LOT! I have told multiple clients this month that they were too late in … [Read more...]

First Time Buyers Buy West Jordan Home


7996 Palladium Dr West Jordan Home For Sale – SOLD West Jordan Homes For Sale Jordan School District Utah   View More Videos of Home at 7996 S Palladium Dr West Jordan Home 2 West Jordan Home 3  GOT THIS HOME UNDER CONTRACT in one week with multiple offers. It has not … [Read more...]

FHA Loan Will Cost Thousands More Starting in April

Buy Utah homes with FHA loan

HUD announced that mortgage insurance for FHA loans will increase April 1, 2012 and again June 1, 2012. Mortgage insurance protects the lender from losses if the borrower stops making payments and loses the property to foreclosure. Mortgage insurance is required whenever you buy real estate and put … [Read more...]

Submitting Offers Online for Utah Foreclosures


Fannie Mae changes policy on how to submit offer to buy HomePath properties. This is the first month that they require all offers to be made online. Does this mean you can buy a Fannie Mae home without an agent? No. All offers for HomePath properties must be submitted through a licensed real … [Read more...]

Salt Lake Homes No Money Down

Buy Utah home or condo for no money down

There are opportunities to buy real estate in Salt Lake County for no money down. If you are a Utah home buyer or shopping for a condo, contact me to find out what little to no money down programs are available. Currently, more than four cities have down payment assistance funds to help buyers … [Read more...]

West Jordan Home 4 Sale Under $130,000


Under Contract Multiple offer situation, highest and best offers were due by January 27, 2012. Bank has accepted an offer. This home has now been SOLD. This one was only active for a few days before it got multiple offers. I am not the listing agent. Most homes priced less than $130,000 in … [Read more...]

Utah Home Buyers Everywhere!

2012 Utah Real Estate update

Sellers and buyers should take note of the changing market conditions in and around Salt Lake County, Utah. The last three weekends I have noticed an increase in buyer activity while showing homes.   Homes that are move-in ready and not short sales are selling in one or two days. I have seen … [Read more...]

Buying Tip – Focus On “Motivated” Sellers


Just a quick tip today for you if you are looking for a property and you want to find a good deal. There’s a lot of real estate on the market. There are many cases, for any number of reasons, some sellers are very “motivated” to sell. What does this mean for you? Well, if your offer to … [Read more...]