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When to Get Pre-Approval for a Mortgage

ADDED March 25, 2015 0 COMMENTS

If you’re even considering purchasing a home in the next year, the time to start the pre-approval process is now. Why so early? Here’s some advice to get you on track to a smooth purchase transaction. While you don’t want to actually apply for the loan until your are ready to make an offer on…Read More »

Energy Conserving Landscaping Tips

ADDED March 20, 2015 0 COMMENTS

As you plan your landscaping for your new home, remember the green you plant outside affects the green you have left inside your pocketbook. Trees and shrubs can reduce the amount of electricity your home requires. Try these tips to keep some green in you wallet and beautify your green space too. Trees Careful choices…Read More »

Create a Timeless Kitchen with the 4 Cs of Kitchen Design

ADDED March 15, 2015 0 COMMENTS

Nothing says “dated” like a kitchen trend from a decade ago. Consider giving your kitchen a makeover using timeless elements that are always in style. That way, no matter when you sell, your home is always ready. Color The simplest and most marketable hue for a kitchen is a clean, bright white. Look in any…Read More »

Create a Timeless Kitchen with the 4 Cs of Kitchen Design

ADDED March 12, 2015 0 COMMENTS

Nothing says “dated” like a kitchen trend from a decade ago. Consider giving your kitchen a makeover using timeless elements that are always in style. That way, no matter when you sell, your home is always ready. Color The simplest and most marketable hue for a kitchen is a clean, bright white. Look in any…Read More »

Loan Options with Low Downpayments

ADDED February 28, 2015 0 COMMENTS

U.S. economists expect 2015 to be a strong year for housing. What this means to you is that more homes are selling and the supply of available homes is decreasing. This also means that prices likely will increase. If you’ve been thinking of buying a home, now might be the time even if you haven’t…Read More »

House or Condo?

ADDED February 19, 2015 0 COMMENTS

One of the big decisions facing homebuyers is whether to purchase a home, or to buy a condominium. Just to be clear, as used here, a condominium is a type of housing where a buyer owns a specific part of shared property. Typically, ownership is of the individual unit and a percentage interest of the…Read More »