Buyer's Toolbox: Real Estate Links

 

The following links are resources that will make the home buying process easier. They are tools for you to use to gather up to date information on the Twin Cities real estate market. All links open in a new window or tab.

 

How much of a loan you could possibly get? 

Home affordability calculator and mortgage calculator: http://www.realtor.com/home-finance/default.aspx

 
Information on Government down payment assistance and more: http://www.mnhousing.gov/
 
Best place to get a grasp on current interest rates: http://www.bankrate.com/brm/rate/mtg_home.asp
 
Statistics on home values, including future projections & median prices: http://northstarmls.com/html/e2008.html
 
Search test scores and information on schools in your area: http://www.schooldatadirect.org/
 
Link to predatory offender information by area.  It is highly recommended that you search the the zip code of any potential home before making an offer: www.corr.state.mn.us
 
Our main objective is to provide customized service to make your home buying experience as easy as possible. If you have any questions on the purchase process, please e-mail us directly at: mike@mikethehomehelper.com or utilize our Perfect Home Search feature. We will find the answer for you.