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Money is No Longer a Hindrance!
By Peta-Gay
January 1, 2017
 
HAPPY NEW YEAR! 2017 IS BRINGING IN DOWN PAYMENT ASSISTANCE FOR FIRST TIME HOME BUYERS!
 
Understanding Real Estate Contracts and What You Can Expect to Find
By Peta-Gay
January 3, 2017

 

There are a lot of things that go into the successful sale of your home, but many people are unfamiliar with the intricacies of the contract. Whether you consult with your real estate agent or plan on diving in on your own, it's important to be clear on the terms. If you're wondering what you can expect when it comes to the contract, here are some pointers on what to watch out for.

Real Estate Jargon

Six Key Reasons You Will Want to Work With a Real Estate Agent When Pricing Your Home
By Peta-Gay
January 5, 2017

Whether you know a little bit about the market or you've sold a home before, you may be considering pricing your own home to avoid the assistance of a real estate agent. However, there are a number of benefits associated with consulting an agent when selling your home. Before making a final decision, consider the following tips.

They Know The Neighborhood

It's great if you have familiarity with market prices, but knowing a neighborhood is ...

5 Major Red Flags to Watch for When You Are Touring an Open House
By Peta-Gay
January 6, 2017

An open house is one of the best opportunities a potential homeowner will have to take stock of a home and determine if it will work for them. However, it can also be a good opportunity to discover some glaring red flags that might make it a less worthwhile investment. If you're currently perusing the open houses in your neighborhood, here's some things you should make sure to watch out for.

A Selling Hot-Spot

It's well ...

Fixed-rate vs. Adjustable-rate Mortgages: The Pros and Cons of Each
By Peta-Gay
January 16, 2017

Whether or not you're new to the housing market, you've likely heard about low interest rates and are wondering what kind of impact these can have on your mortgage. Both fixed and adjustable-rate mortgages have their benefits and drawbacks, but what will work for you depends on your financial health and knowledge of the real estate market. If you're currently comparing the pros and the cons of each, here are some pointers on how they can impact your home purchase.

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