It's a fairly unanimous agreement in knowing that owning your first home is an exciting time, but the responsibilities that come along with it can be overwhelming. These responsibilities include: mortgages, taxes, and insurance costs. On top of these anticipated expenditures are the costs that are … [Read More...]
Foreclosure- when the owner of the property ceases to make mortgage payments and the lender then receives ownership of the home. The property is then sold via auction or by a traditional real estate agent.
Short Sale- When foreclosure occurs, these properties are usually owned by banks, but … [Read More...]
Knowing the type of market you will be immersed in when you either buy or sell a house will serve you well. When you're in a seller's market, potential buyers are competing over the limited amount of houses that remain... whereas for a buyer's market, the amount of homes for sale are widely … [Read More...]
It's always important to stay vigilant of the potential hazards that come with owning a house. It should be the safest place you feel, but if you don't take the necessary precautions, you could potentially face a dangerous situation.
Such situations include: flooding, carbon monoxide, mold, and … [Read More...]
Is your bachelor/bachelorette pad looking dull? Do you want to switch and liven up your home's looks? Believe it or not, this can be done without costing you a dime. Sometimes all it even takes is mixing up what you already have just by showcasing it differently.
So...How should you properly … [Read More...]