Daphne Manning LLC's Blog Posts

Buy Now or Rent Longer? 5 Questions to Answer Before Purchasing Your First Home

Deciding whether to jump into the housing market or rent instead is rarely an easy decision – especially if you’re a first-time homebuyer. But in today’s whirlwind market, you may

Read More

8 Strategies to Secure a Lower Mortgage Rate

8 Strategies to Secure a Lower Mortgage RateMortgage rates have been on a roller coaster ride this year, rising and falling amid inflationary pressures and economic uncertainty. And even the experts

Read More

10 Professional Tips for a Smooth Home Move

The process of buying a new home can be both exhilarating and exhausting. But the journey doesn’t stop when you close on your property. On the contrary, you still have quite a bit to do before

Read More

Higher Rates and Short Supply: Real Estate in 2022

Higher Rates and Short Supply: The State of Real Estate in 2022The last two years caught many of us off guard—and not just because of the pandemic. They also ushered in the hottest housing

Read More

Seller’s Checklist: A Timeline to Prepare Your Home for Sale

We’re still in a seller’s market, but that doesn’t mean your home is guaranteed to easily sell.1 If you want to maximize your sale price, it’s still important to prepare your

Read More