March 2010

There are 2 blog entries for March 2010.

What's Happening in Real Estate

Well, not much. I expect this week to be slow with 3 straight days of rain, the NCAA Final Four is this weekend, Passover, and Easter this Sunday. For 1st time buyers and trade up buyers looking to qualify for the tax credit, the deadline to sign a Purchase & Sale Agreement is April 30, 2010. Buyers need to close on the purchase by June 30, 2010. That gives them roughly 4 weeks to find and make an offer on a property. This time around, I don't think the tax credit will be extended.If you are obtaining an FHA loan for your purchase, the upfront FHA mortgage insurance premium will increase from 1.5% to 2.25% on April 5th. This is the percentage that's tacked onto the loan amount if a buyer obtains an FHA loan. What's nice about these loans is all single

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HGTV Buyers in Boston!I received an email yesterday from HGTV in regards to them casting for Season 8 of My First Place in Boston. They are looking for first time homebuyers in the Boston area who might be interested in sharing their buying experience with HGTV and the rest of the World! They are looking for a homebuyers who are:

*Buying their First place
*Will be closing on a Purchase in 2010
*Buying within a 30-60 miles from Boston

If any of you are interested, let me know. I'll be speaking with her today. The show airs Thursday's at 8PM.

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