General Help and Tips

Jan. 15, 2021

Different Places to Put Your Money When Saving For a Down Payment

There are a lot of different ways to save money. But if you’re saving for a down payment, where’s the best place to put your money?

recent article from realtor.com outlined different types of accounts people can leverage to save for their down payments, including:

  • Savings accounts. A ...
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Jan. 15, 2021

5 Things To Avoid After You Apply for a Mortgage

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So you’ve found a home to buy and have applied for a mortgage! Great! I know you are excited think of all the ways to decorate your new future home, but before you make any large purchases, or make any big-time life changes ...

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Jan. 15, 2021

How To Buy A House (Even If You Have a Less-Than-Perfect Credit Score)

Buying a home is, for many people, an essential part of the American dream. But for people with a checkered financial history – and a less-than-perfect credit score – it can feel like a dream that’s out of their reach.

But just because you don’t have a perfect credit store ...

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Jan. 15, 2021

Thinking About Buying A Home? Improve Your Credit Score With These Tips

Your credit score plays a key role in the homebuying process. Having a high credit score can help you score a lower interest rate on your mortgage—which can save you tens of thousands of dollars over the course of your loan.

But if you have a less-than-perfect credit score, there’s ...

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Jan. 15, 2021

Installing A Fence? Here Are A Few Tips

Fencing adds a decorative, finished touch to your property at the same time it keeps kids and pets in, and critters out. It also affords privacy, allowing you to wall in your own front or backyard oasis.

Naturally, most homeowners want fencing that boosts their curb appeal without breaking the ...

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Jan. 15, 2021

New Federally Backed Loan Limits May Help Homebuyers In 2021

Home prices have been steadily increasing in 2020—and as home prices increased, many buyers found they needed larger mortgages in order to purchase homes. But because there’s a limit on conforming loans, many buyers either had to explore alternative loan options (which often carry a higher interest rate) or look ...

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Jan. 8, 2021

3 Common Fears Of First Time Home-Buyers… And How To Overcome Them

Buying your first home can be one of the most exciting experiences of your life. But it can also be one of the scariest.

Buying real estate is a complicated process. And if you’ve never purchased a home before, the fear of all those unknown variables can make the experience ...

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Jan. 8, 2021

4 New Year’s Resolutions To Improve Your Home

Whether you enjoy making New Year’s resolutions or scoff at the idea, there’s something inherently motivating about seeing a fresh page on the calendar. If you don’t want to join the masses who hit the gym or vow to go on a digital diet, you may want to resolve to ...

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Jan. 8, 2021

Upgrade Your Bathroom With These Instagram Design Tips

If you’re thinking about remodeling your bathroom, you’ll want your design to feel timely and on-trend. And a great place to explore the newest interior design trends—including bathroom design?

Instagram.

recent article from realtor.com highlighted some of the Instagram’s biggest bathroom design trends, including:

  • Open shelving. Open shelving ...
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Jan. 8, 2021

Buying A Home? Make Sure To Look For These Red Flags

When you’re touring a home, it’s important to be on the lookout for any indication that there’s something wrong with the property.

But what kind of indicators should you be on the lookout for?

recent article from realtor.com outlined some of the common red flags that signal to ...

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