Essential Fall Maintenance Checklist

Essential Fall Maintenance Checklist
Posted September 22, 2021 in Real Estate

The nip of the first chill in the air. The colorful foliage. The pumpkin spice everything. Oh yeah, and the long list of home maintenance tasks awaiting you at the start of the season. The postsummer months are a critical time for knocking out routine home maintenance to keep your household running smoothly into winter. […]

Getting Pre-Approved Makes A Big Difference

Getting Pre-Approved Makes A Big Difference
Posted September 15, 2021 in Mortgage

It’s important to get pre-approved at the beginning of the homebuying process, but what does that really mean, and why is it so important? Especially in today’s market, with rising home prices and high buyer competition, it’s crucial to have a clear understanding of your budget so you stand out to sellers as a serious […]

5 Moving Mistakes to Avoid

5 Moving Mistakes to Avoid
Posted September 8, 2021 in Real Estate

Moving can be a long and difficult process. It’s no surprise that many people experience hiccups along the way. These tips may alleviate the pain and frustration that comes with making those mistakes. Keep reading to learn about some of the most common moving mistakes, as well as how to fix them. Not scheduling your […]

Safeguarding Your Real Estate Investment

Safeguarding Your Real Estate Investment
Posted August 31, 2021 in Home Improvement, Real Estate

Your home is likely the largest investment you’ll ever make, and something you’ll obviously want to preserve. Preventative home maintenance will not only protect your home and maintain its value, but it will also help you save money in the long run. You will also ensure that your home is a safe and comfortable place […]

HOA Pros & Cons

HOA Pros & Cons
Posted August 24, 2021 in Real Estate

Across the U.S., homeowners’ associations are on the ascent. So, what’s the draw of homeowners’ associations? By the same token, what are the drawbacks? A well-run and managed HOA can be a blessing, and a poorly managed HOA can be a curse. Here are some of the blessings, and the curses, of homeowners’ associations (HOAs). […]

Thinking About Solar For Your Home?

Thinking About Solar For Your Home?
Posted August 17, 2021 in Home Improvement

One of the most costly expenses for homeowners is their monthly energy bill. This is especially true for those who live in very hot or very cold climates. Thus, it’s no surprise why so many homeowners have already transitioned to solar power to meet their energy demands. However, before you fully transition, here are a […]

Simple Ways To Get Rid Of Weeds

Simple Ways To Get Rid Of Weeds
Posted August 10, 2021 in Home Improvement

No one wants weeds in their yard, and we’re about to explain why. Imagine creeping lawn weeds appearing in your yard when you wake up in the morning. It’s not a happy sight, but luckily, their growth isn’t inevitable. There are many ways to find out which plants are weeds, how to get rid of […]

Do You Have Enough Saved For A Down Payment?

Do You Have Enough Saved For A Down Payment?
Posted August 3, 2021 in Mortgage, Real Estate

How big of a down payment do you need for a house? That’s going to depend entirely on the type of mortgage you choose. For some, it could be literally nothing — not a dime. Most will need at least 3% or 3.5% of the purchase price. The down payment amount you’ll need depends on […]

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