Want to buy a home with only 5% down? Make sure you love it. We have experienced amazing real estate growth in the past few years. Many think that this trend will be forever continuing. Not so. Real Estate prices are …tightly correlated to interest rates. Watch the real estate prices when interest rate return to a more normal 5%-6%. Real Estate is a long-term investment. Don’t buy thinking to flip it in the short-term. While you may very well be able to do that successfully, you may also be caught in the down part of the cycle. Be smart with one of the biggest purchase of your life.

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