5 Common Questions When Buying a Home
February 29th, 2024 | 11:30 a.m. Central
For those anxious to become homeowners, recent trends in the housing market driven by inflation have prompted many to ask: Is now a good time to buy? With mortgage and inflation rates showing signs of slowing, many Americans are questioning whether this is a good time to jump in the market or if they should wait for rates or home prices to fall.
In this webinar, Buckingham’s Chief Planning Officer Jeffrey Levine will discuss what to consider when deciding if you are ready to buy a new home this year.
In this session, he’ll cover:
- A review of mortgage rates from a historical perspective
- How inflation and the Federal Reserve may impact where rates are going
- The impact different rates will have on the home you can buy and the payment you can afford
- Ways to get more favorable mortgage rates
- Other strategies that may help you purchase the home you want
Jeffrey Levine, CFP®, CPA, PFS, CWS, AIF, RICP, ChFC®, BFA™ | Chief Planning Officer
Jeffrey serves as a technical resource for advisors and the firm’s primary thought leader regarding evidence-driven planning concepts and strategies. He excels at distilling complex financial laws and policy into understandable resources. His work at Buckingham gives him the ability to train and educate hundreds of advisors and support them in their pursuit of helping clients fulfill their financial dreams.
Don Rochleau, CFP® | Director of Client Development
Don helps ensure clients and prospective clients have an outstanding experience as they begin their relationship with Buckingham. His collaborative working relationship with Buckingham's diverse, experienced wealth advisory teams enables him to help prospective clients find the ideal fit based on their unique goals and circumstances.