Choosing the right Real Estate Agent

Buying or selling your home can be emotional endeavor, but with the help of a dedicated and dependable real estate agent, it can be an enjoyable and peaceful process. There are many aspects that you must consider when trying to choose the agent that is right for you. The needs for buyers and sellers differ, which is important to…

Thinking About Buying a Foreclosed Home?

Purchasing a foreclosed home is quite different from buying a typical resale. A foreclosed home is the process by which a homeowner’s rights to a property are forfeited because of failure to pay the mortgage. The home you found might appear to be the right price and be in tip top shape, but before you…

One Last Look…

Once you’ve found your dream home, the financing is approved, and all inspections are completed, many buyers are tempted to sit back, relax, and wait for closing day.  There is one more very important step in the home buying process, a final walk-through. This is the last chance to make sure everything is in working…

It’s Time!

As you look outside, you see more snow falling and you feel the temperature getting colder every day.  You’re concerned with cleaning off your car and getting shoveled out; buying a home may not have even crossed your mind.  Many argue that spring is the best time to find your dream home, but if you…

Get the Most Out of Your Home with Tax Deductions

Tax season is here and now it is time for you to get the most out of all the hard work you contributed last year. If you’re a current homeowner, I have some good news for you; tax breaks are available. You can deduct many home-related expenses, but make sure to consult with a tax…

Fall in Love with your Home!

Love is in the air this February so let’s rekindle the love and romance you share for your home. Ask yourself these questions: Do you feel at ease when you go home? Does the appearance of your house put a smile on your face? If you are feeling a little down with your home, we…

Where Will Housing Prices be in the Spring?

Sellers are often under the assumption that they should wait until spring before putting their home on the market.  They believe that they will attract more buyers and sell their home at a higher price.  Typically, this makes sense.  However, the foreclosure properties that are being released by the banks will affect the market.  It…

Is now a good time to buy a home?

According to a report by JP Morgan thoroughly explained by KeepingCurrentMatters.com, now is the time to buy a home! Price-to -Income Ratio A measure of housing values is the ratio of income to home prices. “Since 1966, the median price of an existing single family home in the U.S. has varied between 150% and 251%…