Owe More Than It’s Worth?

Owe more money than your house is actually worth? Wish there was a way the bank would accept less than what is owed to them on your home? If you’re a qualifying homeowner, then a Short Sale is the answer you’ve been waiting for!   FIND US ON:  

How to Avoid a Bidding War on a House

You’ve taken the initial tour, explored every room, and pictured how the entire place will look with some new paint and your furniture. After weeks or even months, you have finally found the home you want. You call your real estate agent, ready to make an offer and get that contract hammered out. That’s when […]

10 Reasons to Buy a Condo

Some people only need one reason to buy a condominium as opposed to a house. If you are looking for a new place to live, and are located in an area where condos are plentiful and ideally located, you no doubt have given the prospect of owning one some serious thought. Yes, there are things […]

House Much House Can I Afford?

Before you start combing the classifieds and cruising open houses, you need to know how much house you can afford. There’s no hard and fast rule about this, regardless of what you might read. How much house you can afford is primarily a function of how much you want to spend.   The Real Cost […]

Tips For Reducing Home Energy Use!

1. Get a Programable Thermostat This allows you to program your furnace or air conditioner to come on only when your home or specific room is likely to be occupied. 2. Replace HVAC Filters Ensuring that your home’s ventilation system has clean air filters typically cost only a couple dollars and should be checked every […]

Retirement Home Now?

Thinking About Retirement ? Maybe you’re not ready to move into it but that doesn’t mean that you shouldn’t take advantage of the present opportunities to acquire the home you want to live in during retirement. The combination of the low interest rates, reduced prices and lower competition may never be this good again in […]

Buying Beats Renting in Half of US Metros

Should I buy or rent? That’s a question most people face at some point in their adult lives, and though every situation is different, the primary factor to take into consideration is how long you plan to stay put. According to Zillow’s recent breakeven horizon analysis, in half of metros in the U.S., buying beats […]

So, You Think You Want to Go FSBO?

Many sellers entertain the idea of selling their home without an agent.  They always have. Particularly today, with so much information online, many believe that the Internet weakened the role of the agent; that the agent’s value is not what it used to be. However, when it comes time to sell a home, it’s common […]