If you’re thinking of buying a home, you’re probably wondering what
you need to save for your down payment. Is it 20% of the purchase price,
or could you put down less? While there are lower down payment programs available
that allow qualified buyers to put down as…
Selling your house is no simple task. And when you sell on your own, known as a FSBO (For Sale by Owner), you’re responsible for handling some of the more difficult aspects of the process without the expert guidance you need.
The 2021 Profile of Home Buyers and Sellers…
As a buyer in a sellers’ market,
sometimes it can feel like you’re stuck between a rock and a hard
place. When you’re ready to make an offer on a home, remember these five
easy tips to help you rise above the competition.
1. Know Your Budget
Knowing your budget and…
You’ve got more options than ever when mattress shopping these days with
no shortage of brick-and-mortar and online-only retailers to choose
from. Here are the factors you should consider when you’re shopping for a
perfect night’s sleep.
Mattress construction: The…
If you’re trying to decide when to sell your house, there may not be a better time than this winter. Selling this season means you can take advantage of today’s strong sellers’ market when you make a move.
Win When You Sell
Right now, conditions are very favorable for…
The sense of pride you’ll feel when you purchase a home can’t be
overstated. For first-generation homebuyers, that feeling of
accomplishment is even greater. That’s because the pride of
homeownership for first-generation buyers extends far beyond the
Even in a hot sellers' market
like today’s in which homes are selling so quickly, it’s still
important to make a good first impression on potential buyers. Taking
the time upfront to prep your house appropriately can bring in the
greatest return on your investment.…
There’s no question that the financial benefits of selling
a house are outstanding today. Now is truly a great time to list if
you’re ready to make a change. But if you do sell your house right now,
you may be wondering where you’ll go when you move.
With so few…
If you’re living on your own and looking to buy a home, know that you can make your dream a reality with thoughtful planning and the right team of experts. Research from Freddie Mac shows 28% of all households (36.1 million) are sole-person, and that number is growing.…
WHAT TO REPAIR BEFORE YOU LIST YOUR HOME
When you’re getting ready to list your home, it’s of the upmost importance to ensure you are showing it in the best light. Taking time to highlight its strengths and fix up some of its possible weaknesses can make a big…
Hidden Fees to Be Aware of When Purchasing a Home
Purchasing a home is arguably one of the biggest financial decisions you will make in your lifetime. As you start your hunt, don't forget there will be other costs associated with your purchase then the price of the home.…
Achieve Morning Person StatusEver wish you could become one of those rare morning people? The ones that wake with a start, feeling refreshed and energized. The ones that get in that morning workout or wrap up some work before many of us even hit the snooze button for the…