Mar 16, 2023
In special episode 175 of the Martini Mortgage Podcast, Kevin Martini, a Certified Mortgage Advisor and Producing Branch Manager, discusses the recent bank failures and the causes behind them. Kevin explains the basics of how the banking system works, using the example of how banks use customers' deposits to make loans...
Mar 11, 2023
Certified Mortgage Advisor and Raleigh mortgage broker Kevin Martini hosts episode 174 of the Martini Mortgage Podcast called: Reality
Here are some main points discussed in this informative episode about mortgage rates and real estate.
Perception vs. Reality: Many people base their reality on their perception of a...
Feb 25, 2023
In this special episode of the Martini Mortgage Podcast, Certified Mortgage Advisor and Raleigh mortgage broker Kevin Martini discusses the 4 Stages of Buyer Demand and how homebuyers can use them to maximize their advantage in the current real estate market.
Kevin starts by acknowledging the shift in sentiment among...
Feb 5, 2023
One of the best kept secrets that first-time homebuyers do not know is that they may be eligible for an annual tax credit of up to $2,000 a year…you heard me properly, I said, tax credit and I also said up to $2,000 a year not just for the first year but for every year they own the home as their primary residence.
Jan 27, 2023
Let's face it, mortgages might be a good bit higher than they were in the past, but at least you can take solace in the fact that rates today are lower than last year.
And if lower home loan rates isn't reason enough for a jolt to your morale, you could always consider home values - sure, one month may see the market...