Sell Your Home Faster

Get Rid of Clutter and Sell Your Home Faster   If you need to sell your home, expect stiff competition. There are homes for sale on just about every street corner. While homes are selling more quickly recently, some homes can sit on the market for months without a single offer —...
Posted On 01 May 2013

Common Senses

Common Senses Using the Five Senses to Enhance Your Open House   To leave potential home buyers with a lasting impression, there are a few simple tricks you can do to enhance the feel of your open house. Here is a list of creative and inexpensive ways you can entice all five of a...
Posted On 01 May 2013

Find Some Savings

Find Some Savings Take steps to reduce or eliminate private mortgage insurance   Historically, purchasing a new home required a buyer to have a down payment of at least 20 percent. However, as housing prices continued to rise dramatically in recent decades, this became more and...
Posted On 01 May 2013

A Look at Tax Deductions

Primary Home Purchase Tax Deductions   Purchasing a home is a big expense, so you should be entitled to some tax deductions, right? The good news is you are. There are several primary home purchase tax deductions that can reduce your overall tax liability, and there are also some...
Posted On 01 May 2013

Hidden Costs

Look for Unexpected Expenses Hidden Costs What to know when buying a home   When purchasing a home, most people focus on what their costs of ownership will be after they close on the sale.While the costs of a mortgage, insurance, taxes, and maintenance need to be accounted for,...
Posted On 01 May 2013

Avoid Water Damage

Avoid Water Damage Three Tips for Protecting Your Property Against Floods The best way to protect yourself from floods is to prepare your home and property before any kind of natural threat occurs, such as heavy rainfalls, hurricanes, mudflows and ice jams. However, even problems...
Posted On 01 May 2013

Refinancing

Time to Refinance? Lower interest rates can save big bucks over time   While owning a home is a great way to build long-term wealth, having an affordable mortgage will be a significant determinant as to whether the home was a good investment. Those that are able to obtain a...
Posted On 01 May 2013