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Do’s and Don’ts During the Mortgage Process

Do’s and Don’ts During the Mortgage Process

Getting a loan is an interactive process, and most homebuyers are unaware of the surprises they may have during the loan process. Here’s a short list of do’s and don’ts for you future homebuyers from Inman. Let’s start with the…

How to Make Your Home a “Circular Free Property”

How to Make Your Home a “Circular Free Property”

Seeing takeout menus and circulars stuffed into storm doors and jammed into railings is nothing new to most city residents and quite a lot of suburban homeowners. It’s illegal to place these ads in mailboxes, but they quickly get blown…

Attracting Homebuyers in the Winter Months

Attracting Homebuyers in the Winter Months

As temperatures drop, snow piles up and people’s minds turn to holiday celebrations, you may think that your house won’t sell. In fact, many people take their homes off the market during this time and wait for spring to relist…

Is this Neighborhood Headed Up? Or Down?

Is this Neighborhood Headed Up? Or Down?

When searching for a home on a budget, you’ll often find great deals on the edge of up-and-coming neighborhoods. But how do you tell if a neighborhood is headed up? Or, if it’s on its way down? Of course, the…

How Oil Prices Affect the Housing Market

How Oil Prices Affect the Housing Market

Most of us rejoice when the prices at the pump go down. To use that means freed-up cash in our personal economy. When we’re consider buying or selling a home, however, the price at the pump can impact our bottom…

8 Creative Tips on Saving for a Down Payment

8 Creative Tips on Saving for a Down Payment

You’re finally ready to think about buying a home, but you doubt your ability to save up the necessary down payment. Twenty percent of even a modest home can seem out of reach for first-time homebuyers. Here are some creative…