Tips for Homeowners: The First Month

Posted at 8:44 AM on October 25, 2022

Being a new homeowner is exciting. There’s plenty to look forward to. It’s also a time to let out a sigh of relief–the stress of...

How to Build Generational Wealth Through Homeownership

Posted at 1:45 PM on October 17, 2022

Renting and owning a home is very different. When you rent an apartment or home, your rent becomes a profit for the owners. You...

How Much Should You Save Each Year for Maintenance on Your Home?

Posted at 1:10 PM on September 28, 2022

When you settle into your new home after closing day, a whole new journey begins. You’ll have the chance to turn your property...

Buying a Home: Inflation and Interest Rates

Posted at 12:15 PM on September 22, 2022

These days, everyone is thinking about inflation. Inflation happens when prices go up for lots of things at once. People notice...

What is a Purchase Agreement?

Posted at 11:20 AM on August 29, 2022

A purchase agreement is a contract between the buyer and seller of a home. It contains all the rules that apply to the sale. The...

Pathways to Homeownership With Twin Cities Habitat

Posted at 3:30 PM on June 30, 2022

Everybody knows that no two people are exactly the same. That’s why Twin Cities Habitat for Humanity offers multiple pathways for...

Support & Celebrate National Homeownership Month

Posted at 8:09 AM on June 2, 2022

June 1 marks the start of National Homeownership Month! Twin Cities Habitat for Humanity is proud to support and celebrate this...

Why Real Estate Agents Should Rethink Down Payment Assistance

Posted at 10:15 AM on May 18, 2022

To say the housing market is tough is an understatement. Anyone working in real estate can tell you first-hand stories of homes...

Neighborhood Research Tools for Homebuyers Like Neighborhood Scout

Posted at 10:43 AM on May 14, 2022

There is nothing quite as exciting as buying your first home. It’s such a big deal – life-changing, in so many ways. You want to...

Comparing Mortgages for a First-Time Homebuyer in Minnesota

Posted at 10:00 AM on March 5, 2022

Buying your first home is a complex process (here’s a guide that could help you). A big part of it is selecting the right...