Archive for the ‘Housing’ Category

If you’re buying a home in the near future, there’s a chance you might be taking out a mortgage loan to finance the majority of your purchase. A mortgage loan is the largest amount of money that most people will ever borrow, and not to mention, one of the longest lasting. Certain mistakes, however, can […]

If you’re buying a home in the near future, there’s a chance you might be taking out a mortgage loan to finance the majority of your purchase. A mortgage loan is the largest amount of money that most people will ever borrow, and not to mention, one of the longest lasting. Certain mistakes, however, can […]

If you fall behind on your mortgage payments, you run the risk of losing your home to foreclosure. Although a foreclosure is sometimes unavoidable, there are some things you may be able to do, which can help you to avoid foreclosure. If you’re worried about your home being foreclosed on, try the following: Don’t ignore […]

If you’re thinking about buying a home, you have a few options. One popular option is to build your own home in a new home community. You’ll pick your lot, a floor plan, and various aspects of your home—everything from the type of flooring you’d like, to the color of your cabinets. The following tips […]

If you’re thinking about buying a home, you have a few options. You could buy a home that’s all ready to move in, or you could buy a fixer-upper and remodel it to your liking. Another popular option is to build your own home in a new home community. You’ll pick your lot, a floor […]

  Whether it’s your entire house or just a single room, taking on a home improvement project isn’t cheap. The right home improvement projects, however, can be well worth the investment. They can save you money while you’re living in your home, and can help you make extra money if and when you sell your […]

Selling your home is a huge decision. Not only do you have to consider the sale itself, but you also have to think about moving again. Will you relocate to a new city or state? Will you buy another home, or will you rent instead? There is a lot to carefully think about. If you’ve […]

If your rental lease is up for renewal, you may be deliberating about whether to stay or go—especially if your rent is being increased. Whether you stay in your current home or you move, it might be difficult to avoid high rent costs, especially if you live in an expensive area. No matter what you […]

If you’re purchasing a home, working with a real estate agent throughout the process can be very beneficial. And as the buyer, working with a real estate agent doesn’t come at an extra cost to you. But finding a good real estate agent can mean the difference of finding that perfect home in no time, […]

The housing market is rather competitive lately, and selling a home can be difficult. This is especially true because home loan requirements have gotten stricter, and more people are renting as a result, instead of buying. Whether you’re contemplating the idea of selling your home, or it’s been on the market for a while and […]