Category Archives: Home Ownership

Jo Asks… How do I avoid buying a lemon?

Jo asks how do I avoid buying a lemon?
A home warranty, paid for by you or the seller, provides an added degree of protection. Continue reading

Bobbi Asks… How do I prepare to buy a house a year from now?

Bobbi asks how do I prepare to buy a house a year from now? Continue reading

Stephen Asks… Can I pay my student loans with the equity in my home?

Including a student loan in your home loan will mean a higher mortgage payment. Continue reading

Thom Asks… How do I make sure the seller accepts my offer? I want to be a ready buyer.

You are Ready – We are Ready!  I say it all the time.The current housing market is fast paced and you need to BE READY to make an offer – and say… “YES to the Address”! The seller will want … Continue reading

Michelle Asks… Are there any obstacles I need to be aware of as a single buyer?

Michelle asks are there any obstacles I need to be aware of as a single buyer? Continue reading

Marty Asks… Is this a good time to sell my house?

Marty asks is this a good time to sell my house? Continue reading

John Asks… Should I hire a Home Inspector ?

Should I hire an inspector when buying a home? Continue reading

Roy Asks… How can I make my mortgage work for me?

The equity in your home can give you a financial advantage if used correctly.

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Mary Asks… Is there a tax advantage to making my January mortgage payment in December?

YES, by making your January 2014 mortgage payment before this years end, you may in fact save yourself a substantial amount of money Continue reading

Tricia asks….I have heard that buying a home in the winter months can be beneficial. I have SO many other things to do right now, why should I add this to my list?

The most important thing to remember is sellers that have listed during this time of year are very serious about selling. Continue reading