• Home Sales Skyrocketing.

    Yesterday, the National Association of Realtors (NAR) released their Existing Home Sales Report. The numbers shocked many analysts as they revealed a 10.4% increase over the same month last year. This is the highest number of sales since September... Read More

  • Dos and Donts for Increasing Your Credit Scores

    DO:  HAVE AT LEAST ONE OPEN AND ACTIVE CREDIT CARD  KEEP CREDIT CARD BALANCES LESS THAN 30% OF THE LIMIT  USE YOUR CREDIT CARD MONTHLY TO BUILD CREDIT WITH ACTIVITY   DON’TS:  DON’T CLOSE CREDIT CARDS ... Read More

  • 5 Demands to Make on Your Real Estate Agent

    Are you thinking of selling your house? Are you dreading having to deal with strangers walking through the house? Are you concerned about getting the paperwork correct? Hiring a professional real estate agent can take away most of the challenges of... Read More

  • March 2015 McGinnis Team Update

    Wills are a very important component of an overall financial plan.  If you have a mortgage, that means you own real estate.  If you should pass or if there is an accident where you need someone to take care of your affairs while you... Read More

  • Becky Mulhollen Elected Board Chair for The Economic Alliance Snohomish County Ambassador Committee

    Wallick & Volk would like to congratulate Becky Mulhollen, Mortgage Consultant in the Bellevue branch, on being elected Board Chair for the Economic Alliance Snohomish County Ambassador Committee. Economic Alliance Snohomish County Ambassadors... Read More

  • Either Way, You are Paying a Mortgage

    There are some people that have not purchased a home because they are uncomfortable taking on the obligation of a mortgage. Everyone should realize that, unless you are living with your parents rent free, you are paying a mortgage - either your... Read More

  • Need a Fresh Start from a Bankruptcy, Short Sale, Foreclosure?

    Have you had a Bankruptcy, Short Sale or Foreclosure? Looking to buy or refinance a home? No need to wait, the WV Fresh Start Program is for you! Contact today for details!  PROGRAM HIGHLIGHTS No seasoning on derogatory credit... Read More

  • 2015 A Year of Housing Opportunity

    Many believed that when the housing market crashed, so too would the desire of American’s to own a home again. Many reports have shown that, especially among younger generations, the American Dream of homeownership is still very much alive.... Read More

  • Down Payment Assistance Program

    Thousands of people each year dream of becoming homeowners. The NHF Platinum Program may help that dream become reality. The homebuyer assistance program currently provides low-to-moderate income families and individuals with a Grant that does not... Read More

  • Wallick & Volk is a Gold Sponsor of Schnept Farms Community Fund Run and After Party

    Wallick & Volk is honored to be a Gold Sponsor for the Schnepf Farms Community Fund Run and After Party which is presented by The SouthEast Valley Regional Association of REALTORS® (SEVRAR). SEVRAR is the largest local trade association in... Read More

  • 4 Reasons to Buy Before Spring

    // */ // ]]> Simplifying the Market™ Making Real Estate Easy to Understand   4 Reasons to Buy Before Spring simplify January 7 2015 The holiday season is behind us, time to focus on what exciting new experiences... Read More

  • A Stunning $441 Billion Paid in Rent

    Simplifying the Market™ Making Real Estate Easy to Understand   A Stunning $441 Billion Paid in Rent   A recently released study revealed that a whopping $441 Billion was spent on rents in the U.S. in 2014. This... Read More

  • Michael Groff selected as one of the 100 Most Influential Mortgage Executives

    Wallick and Volk is proud to announce that Michael Groff, President & CEO, has been featured as one of the “100 Most Influential Mortgage Executives” in Mortgage Executive Magazine. The magazine compiled the list of their choices for... Read More

  • Number One Reason to Sell Now

    If you are one of the many homeowners out there who are debating putting their home on the market in 2015, don’t miss out on the opportunity that currently exists. There will be significantly less competition in the winter months than in the... Read More

  • Christmas spirit comes alive in others!

    Traci Green and her team in Victoria, TX were able to assist in the financing of a home for a first time home buyer. Below is her article, published in the Victoria Advocate. We are extremely proud of the Victoria Team! Christmas spirit comes alive... Read More