Mortgage 101 Tips

  If you’ve been renting, or even if you’ve been in your home for several years and are looking to refinance, undergoing the process of securing a mortgage loan can seem overwhelming. Like any industry, the mortgage business has its own language, but we also have our own inside tips for

Best Ways to Find Your Next Neighborhood

  New tech tools make finding a neighborhood that’s a good fit for you and your family easier than ever. Combine innovation, with good old-fashioned research and soul searching, and you will know what’s right for you. . There’s an emotional connection we make when something feels just right. Using a

Mortgage 101

If you’ve been renting, or even if you’ve been in your home for several years and are looking to refinance, undergoing the process of securing a mortgage loan can seem overwhelming. Like any industry, the mortgage business has its own language, but we also have our own inside tips for

Rookie Rules: 10 Tips for Buying Your First Home

Affordable housing and a good economy in Central Indiana are some major factors inspiring first-time home buyers to take the leap into home ownership. But many in this group, particularly millennials, want to make sure they’re doing everything right to take advantage of this opportunity. At F.C. Tucker, we believe

10 Market Conditions Impacting Today’s Buyer

Sellers are clearly in the driver’s seat this spring, moving homes to closing in record time at higher profits than last year. Yet home buyers have also been bolstered by several market conditions impacting Central Indiana, including the affordability of available housing and the relative stability of the housing market.

Home Buying 101: The Art of Compromise

Compromise is essential in any relationship, but it isn't always easy, especially when it comes to high-stress situations like buying a home. Luckily, whether you're looking for your first house or moving for the 10th time, there are ways you and your partner can find common ground. Here's a quick

Not Buying a Home With Cash? 4 Ways to Beat Out an All-Cash Offer

Here's a statistic that will make your eyes water: In May 2015, one out of every four homes—24.6 percent—was snapped up by all-cash buyers, according to RealtyTrac. In some parts of the country, namely Florida, every second purchaser is buying a home with cash. Some of these buyers are investors