Home Buyer Tips

Considering a Vacation Home? Six Tips for Buying a House or Condo for Relaxation and Vacation Use
By September 18, 2014 Read More →

Considering a Vacation Home? Six Tips for Buying a House or Condo for Relaxation and Vacation Use

When you buy a vacation home or condo, you can guarantee that you have an escape that will provide you with years of enjoyment. Before you take the plunge, though, take advantage of these six helpful tips about buying a vacation home.

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Buying Land to Build a New Home On? Don’t Forget These Three Important Considerations
By September 9, 2014 Read More →

Buying Land to Build a New Home On? Don’t Forget These Three Important Considerations

When most people talk about real estate, they envision buying an already-built house on already-landscaped property. However, buying vacant land and building a new home is a great way to ensure that you get the home that you want in the location that you want.

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Home Buying Tips: Three Items to Watch out for in a Purchase Agreement Contract
By August 22, 2014 Read More →

Home Buying Tips: Three Items to Watch out for in a Purchase Agreement Contract

The purchase agreement is a vitally important document that outlines the provisions, terms and conditions for the transfer of property. It should be read carefully and any ambiguities should be clarified prior to signing.

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Lowballing 101: How to Avoid Insulting a Home Seller when Making a Low Offer for Their House or Condo
By August 20, 2014 Read More →

Lowballing 101: How to Avoid Insulting a Home Seller when Making a Low Offer for Their House or Condo

Buying a home is a huge step for people who are ready to make an investment in their future. Getting a great deal on a home is just as important and knowing how much to offer could be confusing.

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Experiencing ‘Purchase Anxiety’? How to Calm Your Nerves Before Committing to Buy a New Home
By August 15, 2014 Read More →

Experiencing ‘Purchase Anxiety’? How to Calm Your Nerves Before Committing to Buy a New Home

Whether this is your first big purchase, or your family is moving to a new location or looking for more space, buying a home has its share of ups and downs. It’s perfectly normal to feel anxious about whether or not you’ve found the right property.

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Five Absolute Truths About the Home Buying Process That You Will Need to Come to Terms With
By August 8, 2014 Read More →

Five Absolute Truths About the Home Buying Process That You Will Need to Come to Terms With

Buying a home is an exciting time, but there can be setbacks. In this article we’ll share 5 potential setbacks that home buyers will need to come to terms with to make a successful purchase.

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Buying a House or Condo? Why the Home Inspection Process is One You Won’t Want to Skimp On
By July 18, 2014 Read More →

Buying a House or Condo? Why the Home Inspection Process is One You Won’t Want to Skimp On

Once you have found that perfect home with the right price and every little feature you were hoping for, it’s important to keep in mind that the home has been presented in a way that accentuates its highlights and shadows any flaws. For this reason, it is crucial that you get a home inspection before completing a purchase.

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Three Ways That Your Credit Score Affects Your Mortgage (and Your Chance of Obtaining One!)
By July 15, 2014 Read More →

Three Ways That Your Credit Score Affects Your Mortgage (and Your Chance of Obtaining One!)

Credit scores control so much of what we do in the world of finances, but what does your credit score really have to do with your mortgage? Here are three ways that your credit score could impact your mortgage application.

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Should I Shorten My Mortgage Term, Important Factors To Consider
By January 14, 2014 0 Comments Read More →

Should I Shorten My Mortgage Term, Important Factors To Consider

When you first bought your home a few years ago, perhaps you started off with a 30 year mortgage. Now, you are considering refinancing and changing it to a 20 year or even a 15 year mortgage.

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Dodd-Frank’s Latest Gift: The Qualified Mortgage Rule
By January 9, 2014 0 Comments Read More →

Dodd-Frank’s Latest Gift: The Qualified Mortgage Rule

The Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act’s latest provision – the Qualified Mortgage rule – is going to effect on January 10, 2014.

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