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When 5% Down Scares Away Sellers – What To Do?

Half of all homebuyers getting a mortgage in April put down over 20%.  In the past ten years, the percentage of homebuyers putting 20% down has exceeded 50% three times. That is a big deal because all three times were relatively recent. In addition, over 25% of purchases in April were all cash. This data […]Read More

Buy A House With As Little As 3.5% Down Using FHA Loans

Federal Housing Administration (FHA) loans are a popular financing option among home buyers – especially those in the Bay Area who are contending with high property prices. One of the major appeals to this program is the minimum required down payment. FHA financing allows you to purchase with 3.5% up to the County loan limit. […]Read More