• 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

  • New Conforming Mortgage Loan Limits for Seattle Bellevue Area

    Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac (conventional loans) are restricted by law to purchasing single-family mortgages with origination balances below a specific amount, known as the “conforming loan limit.” Loans above this limit are known as... Read More

  • Homeowners Tough Decision-Off the Market, For Sale By Owner or List

    At the end of the year, in every region of the country, hundreds of homeowners have a tough decision to make. The ‘listing for sale agreement’ on their house is about to expire and they now must decide to either take their house off the... Read More

  • Do You Fit the Description of the Typical First Time Homebuyer?

    There are many people sitting on the sidelines trying to decide if they should purchase a home or sign a rental lease. Some might wonder if it makes sense to purchase a house before they are married and have a family. Others may think they are too... Read More

  • Do You Fit the Description of the Typical First Time Homebuyer?

    There are many people sitting on the sidelines trying to decide if they should purchase a home or sign a rental lease. Some might wonder if it makes sense to purchase a house before they are married and have a family. Others may think they are too... Read More

  • Will an Increase in Interest Rates Crush Home Prices?

    There are some who are calling for a substantial drop in home prices should mortgage interest rates begin to rise rapidly. Intuitively that makes sense. The cost of a home is determined by the price of the home and the price of financing that home.... Read More

  • Wallick & Volk Mortgage Recognized as Best Mortgage Company in Flagstaff, AZ

    Wallick & Volk Mortgage announced that it has been named by the AZ Daily Sun Readers as the Best Mortgage Company in Flagstaff, AZ. Voting was opened between October 24, 2014 through November 13, 2014. Readers of AZ Daily Sun were given the... Read More

  • Debunking 4 Myths about Buying a Home

    A recent study by the Joint Center for Housing Studies at Harvard University revealed when renters were asked why they do no plan to own in the future, financial constraints were a more common response than the perceived lifestyle benefits they may... Read More

  • Buying a Home with as Little as 3 and 5 Percent Down Payment

    Many buyers have a misconception regarding the amount of down payment necessary to purchase a home. Multiple studies reveal that 40-50% of Americans believe you need between 15-20% of a down payment to be eligible to purchase a home. This... Read More

  • 3 Questions to Ask Before Buying a Home

    If you are thinking about purchasing a home right now, you are surely getting a lot of advice. Though your friends and family have your best interests at heart, they may not be fully aware of your needs and what is currently happening in real... Read More