Adjusting Pets to Your New Home

Moving to a new home can be stressful for every member of the family, including the beloved family pets.  Don’t forget about their wants and needs during this hectic time, it can be rough on them too. Transitioning to new surroundings is difficult for many pets.  The stress and worry can cause out of character…

Insider Tips for House Hunting

Insider info is extremely helpful when house hunting. Here are 7 Tips to help you choose your next home. Look beyond the upgrades – It is easy to get pre-occupied by a home’s most charming details, for example an upgraded kitchen with top of the line appliances, and in the end overlook a few minor yet…

WOULD YOU RATHER……BUILD OR BUY?

You’ve made decisions in your personal life and career; you’ve worked hard and now consider yourself established. The time has arrived where you are ready to own a home, and make that dream a reality. But now you’re faced with the option of creating your own home from the floor up or purchasing a pre-existing…

Short Sale: 5 Mistakes to Avoid

  A short sale occurs when a property is sold at a price less than the amount the homeowner owes on the mortgage, and the homeowner’s mortgage lender(s) agrees to the “short” payoff. A lender may accept a short sale with the property worth less than the balance of the mortgage if: the borrower is…

Quick Tips for Selling Quickly

Patience is a virtue for just about any circumstance including selling your home. Yet sometimes you must sell quickly when a job opportunity arises or you face an abrupt lifestyle change. Assuming your home is in good condition and free of liens, here are several tips to help expedite a sale. 1. Price your house…

Plant a Tree (Earth Day)

“The creation of a thousand forests is in one acorn.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson Earth Day is right around the corner (April 22) and planting a tree is a great way to show your support.  Finding the perfect tree is not as simple as it sounds.  Here are some suggestions on those you should consider…

Tips to Help You Save Money NOW!

Saving money can be a constant challenge, so having the right impression is important. keep in mind that a budget is not a form of punishment, but a key step in helping you improve your financial well-being. When you are ready to make a large purchase such as a new home, you’ll have the financial resources at your…