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Tax Return Season: Why It's the Best Time to Buy Your Tropicana Home!

March 13, 2019

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There will be approximately 5.7 million homes sold this year in the US. And, most home buyers will be looking for ways to cut costs. Buying a new home is an extremely exciting process. Whether it’s your first home or you are looking to upgrade your home, it’s one of the most important investments you’ll make. This is the reason why many homeowners like to time their purchase. Seasonality can have a huge impact on home sales. Knowing when it is the right time can help you save a lot of money. Tax return season is a prime example. In this article, we’ll go over the definition of tax returns. We’ll also explain why this is the best time to buy a home.

Benefits of Purchasing a New Home

At Tropicana Homes, we focus on building new houses in El Paso. We also work with our sister company Patriot Mortgage that provides full service mortgage company services. Every day, we witness the benefits that folks enjoy when buying their own home. Having your own home provides a feeling of stability. Your family can return to a home that’s yours at the end of every day. Real estate is also a great financial investment. In most cases, property doesn’t lose value. And, if you take care of it, you may even turn a profit when it’s time to resell. This is even truer if you decide to build a new house. Read our two articles on how to take care of your home during the harsh El Paso winter and the heat of our summers! Additionally, owning a house can bring great tax benefits. And, by timing your purchase right, you can save a significant amount of money.

What Is a Tax Return?

The tax return process defines how much money you have to pay in taxes. You have to make an annual statement that includes all income and expenses. It can also include exceptions and deductions that ultimately lower your taxes.

Why is Tax Return Season the Best Time to Buy a Home?

As the name suggests, tax return season is the time of the year to fill out this paperwork. What’s more, this is one of the best times to buy a home as well. Here are some reasons why:

Allows You to Deduce Mortgage Points

Mortgage points are tax deductible. The earlier you start these payments, the more money you’ll save.

Interests and Property Tax are Also Deductible

The same logic applies to interest. Interest rates are a deductible expense. Same goes for property tax, so starting early on means saving more money.

Build Your Dream Home Today

Buying a house is in most people’s life plan. That said, knowing when the best time to buy a home is can help you cut costs. Tax return season offers a great opportunity for potential buyers, so make sure you take advantage of it this year. You can learn more about building a new house by contacting us today. Our team  of knowledgable sales professionals will be happy to assist you and find your ideal home. View our available floorplans and communities for more information.

Receive Up To 6% Contributions with Patriot Mortgage

In order to offer you the best home-buying experience Tropicana Homes’ recommends their preferred lender, Patriot Mortgage to assist customers with their home financing needs. Patriot Mortgage is a full-service mortgage company assisting El Paso families for over 20 years to purchase their home and is locally owned and operated.  When buying a Tropicana Home and financing through Patriot Mortgage you can obtain up to 6 percent of the home purchase price towards your closing costs. This can be used towards a combination of costs including closing costs, loan origination fees, as well as interest rate buy down, which can help lower your monthly mortgage.  Our sales professionals along with the team at Patriot Mortgage will work closely with you to ensure you apply the contribution based on what best fits your particular needs.