Monthly Archives: June 2015

8 DECORATING TIPS AND TRICKS FOR OLDER HOMES

Written by Brad Miller Older homes often have so much character and history that decorating them can be quite a challenge. How do you balance upgrading the home’s décor and still be able to manage preserving some of the home’s … Continue reading

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101 SELLER’S GUIDE WHEN SELLING A HOME HOW TO GET YOUR HOME READY FOR SALE CONDITION MATTERS

Written by Jamey Prezzi When it comes to selling your home condition is so important because it’s often the first impression a potential buyer gets when previewing the home for the first time. The home’s condition has many different meanings … Continue reading

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US home sales jump in May, average prices close to 2006 peak

By Josh Boak AP Economics Writer WASHINGTON (AP) — More Americans bought homes in May, a sign of economic strength that is pushing up average prices. The National Association of Realtors said Monday that sales of existing homes climbed 5.1 … Continue reading

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WHAT ARE YOUR HOMEBUYING GOALS?

Written by Blanche Evans With the dramatic fluctuations in housing prices over the last decade, consumers have new respect for homes as investments. But the flip side is that your investment is still a home, one you’re likely to occupy … Continue reading

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CONSIDER TOTAL COSTS WHEN MORTGAGE RATES RISE

Written by Blanche Evans Price is only one cost related to buying a home. Unless you are paying all cash for your home, you’ll need a mortgage loan. Rates are going up, and the terms of your mortgage loan will … Continue reading

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11 THINGS TO DO BEFORE YOU MOVE INTO A NEW HOUSE

Written by Jaymi Naciri You’re finally in escrow, packing up your stuff to move it into the home of your dreams, and the excitement is palpable. But before you step foot in your new house, there are a few important … Continue reading

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