Home Buying Tips

$705K Vermont Manor Rumored To Have Been a Part of the Underground Railroad

$705K Vermont Manor Rumored To Have Been a Part of the Underground Railroad Realtor.com The Highgate Manor is a massive Georgian-style estate in Highgate, VT, that is rumored to have once served as a stopping point for the Underground Railroad. The sprawling, 8,938-square-foot home is now listed for $705,000. It still has a tunnel below […]

Jack Jenkins Homes | Jan 7, 2023

Finally, Mortgage Rates and Home Prices Favor Buyers—but How Long Will This Christmas Miracle Last?

Finally, Mortgage Rates and Home Prices Favor Buyers—but How Long Will This Christmas Miracle Last? Photo-Illustration by Realtor.com; Photos: Getty Images (3) Christmas has arrived early for America’s homebuyers! And it’s not just one gift, but two that should make them giddy. Gift No. 1: lower mortgage rates, which have been falling for the past […]

Jack Jenkins Homes | Dec 10, 2022

Bombshell Listing: Former Missile Silo Quickly Enlists a Buyer in Nebraska

Bombshell Listing: Former Missile Silo Quickly Enlists a Buyer in Nebraska Realtor.com For the second time this year, a decommissioned missile silo is for sale in Elmwood, NE. And Mike and Polly Figueroa with BancWise Realty are the listing agents for this one, too. With an offer already pending after only about a week on the […]

Jack Jenkins Homes | Dec 7, 2022

2023: The Year of the Homebuyer? Our Bold Predictions on Home Prices, Mortgage Rates, and More

2023: The Year of the Homebuyer? Our Bold Predictions on Home Prices, Mortgage Rates, and More Photo-Illustration by Realtor.com / Getty Images (4) It’s safe to say we’ve never encountered a housing market nearly as unpredictable as the one we’re in right now. After months of navigating wild fluctuations, homebuyers, sellers, owners, and renters are […]

Jack Jenkins Homes | Dec 4, 2022

A $1M Contemporary Home Designed for Musicians Sets the Tempo in Ohio

A $1M Contemporary Home Designed for Musicians Sets the Tempo in Ohio Realtor.com A harmonious home built for musicians is on the market in Oberlin, OH. You can scoop it up for $1 million. The spectacular style of the two-bedroom dwelling was the talk of the town when it was custom-built in 2004 for a […]

Jack Jenkins Homes | Dec 1, 2022