When you look for a home, you’re looking at factors such as price, location, décor and size. When a lender looks at the amount of mortgage loan you qualify for, he or she is only interested in finances.
The lender compares your monthly income... (Read More)
According to the National Association of Realtors, repeat business accounted for a median 21 percent of real estate agent activity in 2015. The number is higher for those with more experience. Realtors who have been in the business 16 years or... (Read More)
Choice is a great thing. But when you’re faced with many choices, you better know what you’re looking for. If you want to secure a mortgage loan, one of the biggest choices you face is dealing with a bank or a mortgage broker.
Why use a... (Read More)
Congratulations! Your home has a buyer, and you are now under contract. If your buyer is securing a mortgage, the lending company will require an appraisal of the property in order to proceed. The National Association of Realtors defines an... (Read More)
'Tis the season for romance! If your home is on the market, Cupid's arrow may be pointing out ways to add a little love to your listing. Consider these simple ways to create romantic rooms that will tug at buyers' heartstrings.
Keep the home... (Read More)
If you’re behind on your mortgage, any offer of assistance gives you hope. And that’s what scam artists count on: That desperate home owners will agree to almost any product or service that will supposedly help them avoid... (Read More)
When it comes to finding the best place for you and your family to live, safety should always be a priority. |
If you're trying to decide between living in the city or the country, you might be curious as to which is safer. It might seem logical... (Read More)