Martin Luther King Jr Day

Today, we remember the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Many of us will remember his passion and determination for the causes he championed, including his famous “I Have a Dream” speech in 1963. As we reflect on his message today, it may inspire your own dream of homeownership. And if so, know you’reContinue reading “Martin Luther King Jr Day”

What To Expect From the Housing Market in 2023

The 2022 housing market has been defined by two key things: inflation and rapidly rising mortgage rates. And in many ways, it’s put the market into a reset position. As the Federal Reserve (the Fed) made moves this year to try to lower inflation, mortgage rates more than doubled – something that’s never happened before in a calendar year. ThisContinue reading “What To Expect From the Housing Market in 2023”

Uptown Funding — A Family Mortgage Brokerage with Steve and Dana Hakes

Season 2, Episode 7 – Relax, I Got This! Podcast In this episode I speak with Steve and Dana Hakes, the owners of Uptown Funding, a family-owned mortgage brokerage, which has been in business since 1999. Uptown can lend on 1-4 family properties all the way up to commercial properties, multifamily, office and retail centers. Steve isContinue reading “Uptown Funding — A Family Mortgage Brokerage with Steve and Dana Hakes”

More People Are Finding the Benefits of Multigenerational Households Today

If you’re thinking of buying a home and living with siblings, parents, or grandparents, then multigenerational living may be for you. The Pew Research Center defines a multigenerational household as a home with two or more adult generations. And the number of individuals choosing multigenerational living has increased over the past 50 years. As you consider thisContinue reading “More People Are Finding the Benefits of Multigenerational Households Today”

The Other Side of the Gun

Season 2, Episode 3 – Crushing it with Your Tribe Podcast Susan Snow is a Realtor with Keller Williams Realty, servicing the Denver Metro areas of Colorado. She is the daughter of slain LAPD Detective Thomas C Williams, who killed in the line of duty October 31, 1985 when she was 16 years old. The high-profile murderContinue reading “The Other Side of the Gun”

This Agent is Free with a Policy

Season 2, Episode 3 – Relax, I Got This! Podcast Todd Campbell has been in the insurance business since 2009 working with all types of insurance including auto, home, business, and more. He has built his team to 10 fully licensed agents to serve their clients. Todd and I discuss why insurance is important and what, asContinue reading “This Agent is Free with a Policy”

Do You Believe Homeownership Is Out of Reach? Maybe It Doesn’t Have To Be

It turns out, millennials aren’t the renter generation after all. The 2022 Consumer Insights Report from Mynd says there’s a portion of millennial and Gen Z buyers who are pursuing homeownership as a way to build their wealth, but it may not be exactly the way previous generations have done it. The study explains how they’re breaking into the market: “. . . younger generationsContinue reading “Do You Believe Homeownership Is Out of Reach? Maybe It Doesn’t Have To Be”