Do you find yourself thinking, "I have been renting for long enough. Maybe it's time to buy my own home?" The truth is, home ownership can have quite a few benefits — benefits that may help you make the leap!
First and foremost, owning a home... (Read More)
You're in the market for a new home. While things like square footage and condition of a home are important, you'll also want to think about the bigger picture. You're not only choosing a home that's right for you — you're choosing a neighborhood... (Read More)
Getting ready to buy a home? Now isn't the time to make any major financial changes. Major money moves while you're in the market for a new home can make the mortgage application process much more challenging. Here are a few tips:
1. Think... (Read More)
Madison Avenue, Washington Street, Roosevelt Road - streets named after our nation's leaders are found in neighborhoods across the country. Past presidents hold a place in history and in our hearts, but do they actually mean anything when it comes... (Read More)
We're a connected society. Many of us log hours on the Internet each day. Our smartphones never leave our side. And whether we're looking to make a small purchase or a big one, we love to use online tools. So why did more than 90 percent of... (Read More)
Ready to put your house on the market this spring? Here are a few things you'll want to do first:
Clean, clean and clean some more. A clean home is more appealing to buyers. And we're not talking about giving your home a quick cleaning. You'll... (Read More)
There's so much to do when you're moving that changing your address can easily fall to the bottom of your to-do list. After all, if you change your address with the post office, that's really all you need to do, right? Unfortunately, changing your... (Read More)
If you're buying or selling a home, you may be worried about the appraisal. What should you do if the appraisal comes up short? Here are some options for both buyers and sellers:
• Walk away. If the appraised value comes in... (Read More)
When it comes to shopping, research shows that shoppers are becoming more and more savvy in how they use discount offers, online coupons and rebates to get the best deal possible on just about anything they want to purchase.
Unfortunately, the... (Read More)
February marks a month that Americans take a moment to celebrate their past presidents.
While each and every man who has taken office has made some impact on the country, a few of them have risen to architectural fame because of their homes. Here... (Read More)