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What is the Cost of Waiting Until Next Year to Buy?

What is the Cost of Waiting Until Next Year to Buy? | Simplifying The MarketWe recently shared that over the course of the last 12 months, home prices have appreciated by 7.0%. Over the same amount of time, interest rates have remained historically low which has allowed many buyers to enter the market. As a seller, you will likely be most concerned about ‘short-term price’ – where home values […]

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HUD Announces New FHA Loan Limits

Yesterday, December 7, 2017, the Federal Housing Administration announced that for 2018, 3,011 out of 3,141 counties in the U.S. (~96% of all counties in the nation) will see an increase in FHA loan limits. Ceilings and Floors In high-cost areas, the FHA’s loan limit ceiling will increase this year to $679,650, up from $636,150, …

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Nathan Kerpan and The Kerpan Group Serve Godfrey Fire Department!

Exciting News!!! This week, Nathan Kerpan and The Kerpan Group with Benchmark Mortgage went to the local Godfrey Fire Department to serve our courageous neighborhood firefighters a chili lunch! Nathan and the team enjoy giving back to those who play such a vital role in the safety of our community!  This small gesture is just one way for the team to give back and serve the Firefighters at Godfrey Fire Department.

The Kerpan Group thanks the Godfrey Fire Department for sacrificing their safety to ensure ours!


Serving lunch isn’t the only thing The Kerpan Group does to give back to our heroes here in the area. Our Champion Care Program we offer gives back to many heroes in our community.

Here’s just of few of the many heroes we honor:

  • First Responders
  • Educators
  • Medical Staff
  • Military

Contact us for a complete list of benefits and all who qualify under the Champion Care Program!

Direct Call/Text: (618) 307-0439

Email: Nathan.Kerpan@benchmark.us