Carlleen Wilson's Blog Posts

Four Mistakes To Avoid When Making An Offer For Your Dream Home

You've scoured the new home listings, been to all the open houses and have finally found the home of your dreams. It is now time to draft an offer and begin the negotiation process. Below we'll

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Real Estate Negotiations 3 Tricks That You Can Use To Ensure Yours Is The Winning Bid

You've toured through a number of listings, attended all the open houses and have found your potential new dream home. Now the hard part begins, especially if you're working against other buyers who

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Whats Ahead For Mortgage Rates This Week October 2 2017

Last week's economic reports included Case-Shiller's Home Price Indices, readings on new and pending home sales and Freddie Mac 's weekly mortgage rates report. Weekly jobless claims and reports on

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Case Shiller Home Prices Higher In July Home Prices May Have Peaked

Case-Shiller reported higher sales of new homes for July; the national reading for new home sales increased by 0.10 percent to a seasonally-adjusted annual rate of 5.90 percent. The 20-City Home

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Did You Know Your Choice Of Community Will Impact Your Mortgage Here Is How

If you are in the market for a new home, you've probably begun the process of choosing the neighborhood or community in which you want to live. The perfect spot to call home will depend on your age,

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Whats Ahead For Mortgage Rates This Week September 27th 2017

Last week's economic news included readings on housing starts, building permits issued and sales of pre-owned homes. The Fed's Federal Open Market Committee issued its customary post-meeting

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DIY Home Projects Creating A Study Space That Will Help Your Children Stay Focused

If you're a parent of school-aged children, you've likely been concerned with their study habits at some point. Sitting down in front of the television or at the dinner table to crack open the books

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Its Preapproval Time How To Get Your Finances In Order For Your Mortgage Preapproval

Buying a new home is one of the most exciting experiences a person or family can have. Of course, before you can step foot into your new dream home you will need to get prepared financially,

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NAHB Builder Confidence Dips On Hurricane Damage

Home builders had less confidence in housing market conditions in September. In the aftermath of Hurricanes Harvey and Irma, builders worried that ongoing shortages of construction labor and

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How Much Is The Right Amount To Commit To Your Down Payment Lets Take A Look

Are you thinking about buying a new home? If you are going to take out mortgage financing, one consideration you will have is your down payment, which is the amount you pay up front in cash to cover

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Down Payment Assistance In Florida

Looking for down payment assistance in Florida?My name is Dennis Hearing, licensed loan officer with Supreme Lending, and I provide assistance with the down payment assistance programs in the State

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Under Contract On A Home And A Hurricane Is Approaching

There are 2 sections of the contract that refer to “Force Majeure” or unforeseeable circumstances that prevent someone from fulfilling a contract. In an event constituting “Force”

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VAREP Making The American Dream A Reality For Those Who Have Served Us

“Making the American dream a reality for those who have served us.” There are many real estate professionals that are educated on VA and veterans benefits and give outstanding service to

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VA Housing Summit Coming Soon

Many veterans and active duty members throughout Martin, St Lucie & Indian River Counties are not taking advantage of local, state and federal financial assistance programs that can help them

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Your Martin County REALTOR

Stuart, Martin County Florida - Known as the "Sailfish Capital of the World," The City of Stuart is located along Florida’s renowned Treasure Coast, 1 hour north of Palm Beach

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VETERANS ASSOCIATION OF REAL ESTATE PROFESSIONALS LAUNCHES TREASURE COAST REGIONAL CHAPTER FLORIDA

VAREP LAUNCHES TREASURE COAST CHAPTER. CARLLEEN WILSON, NAMED COMMUNITY OUTREACH DIRECTOR. August 2017 Port St. Lucie, FL–Veterans Association of Real Estate Professionals Launches 

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