February 28, 2018

Unfortunately, our homes don’t always grow with us. What may have initially worked fine for a single person, a young couple’s starter home, or a family with a newborn can quickly become too small as families expand and multiple generations live under one roof.

Remodelin...

If you dread the negotiating process when buying a home, never fear. Your real estate agent is an experienced negotiator who helps keep the bargaining from becoming emotional and veering off track.

Your agent must know your desires by heart and have quick access to you...

November 10, 2016

Buying a house is a big investment, and you don't want to pay more than you have to. If you have a mortgage, you'll be living with that payment for a while. It's tempting to offer a much lower price than the asking price, especially if the house you want has been on th...

November 10, 2016

Between student loans, credit card debt, and struggling to save, it might seem like you'll never have enough for a down payment for a house. The good news? There are plenty of programs out there to help you become a homeowner. 

FHA Loans

FHA loans are great for first-tim...

November 9, 2016

If you want to take out a mortgage or another type of loan, your credit score can play a big part in what interest rate you get, how much money you get to borrow, and whether you're approved at all. But there are some things a credit score can't do.

Well, there are a lo...

November 9, 2016

 Adjustable Rate Mortgage (ARM) — The interest rate is tied to a financial index making the monthly mortgage payment go up or down over time.
 

 Annual Percentage Rate (APR) — The percent of interest the will be charged on a home loan.
 

 Appraisal — A report highligh...