The Opportunity Cost of Paying Cash for Real Estate

The Opportunity Cost of Paying Cash for Real Estate

Over 30% of homebuyers pay cash when they purchase real estate.  However, this may not be the smartest financial strategy.  Here’s why: When you pay cash for a property, you are missing out on the opportunity to earn a rate of return on that cash. In the illustration...
Two Ways to Measure Your Break-Even on Refinancing

Two Ways to Measure Your Break-Even on Refinancing

According to recently released estimates, over 8 million American homeowners could benefit from refinancing at today’s low interest rates.  Here are two questions to ask yourself in order to figure out if refinancing makes sense for you:  1 – Interest & Cost...