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Thinking About Buying?

Thinking About Buying?

There’s pride in home-ownership...Once you commit to owning a home, you are more likely to become more involved in your community because you know you’ll be there for years...Homes typically...

Thinking About Renting?

Thinking About Renting?

When you rent a place and something breaks, you call and complain to your landlord. When you own your place and something breaks, you complain about the size of the handyman's bill....

Top 6 Reasons NOT to Buy a Home

Top 6 Reasons NOT to Buy a Home

'I don't have enough money for a down payment''I can't afford a mortgage payment''I don't have good enough credit history to get a mortgage''I don't have any credit history at all''I haven't been at...

Dealing with Financing

Dealing with Financing

As the events of the last few years in the real estate industry show, people forget about the tremendous financial responsibility of purchasing a home at their peril. Here are a few tips for dealing...

Preparing to Sell

Preparing to Sell

Selling your home doesn′t just mean hiring a realtor to stick a sign out front. There are a lot of preparations you should make to ensure you get the best offer possible in the shortest...

Relocating to the Big City

Relocating to the Big City

Moving from a small town or suburb to a large city can be an intimidating proposition. Here are a few tips to help make your move as painless as possible.Research before you move. It’s important to...

5 Tips for Buying a Home

5 Tips for Buying a Home

Looking to buy a home? Here are five essential tips for making the process as smooth as possible.Get your finances in order.Start by getting a full picture of your credit. Obtain copies of your...