Buying a home can be a very overwhelming experience, but if you are prepared and have contracted the right advisors, it can be a smooth and enjoyable process. What to do when you’re a first-time home-buyer: 1. Get pre-approved. Getting pre-approved for a mortgage is an important first step in the home-buying process. You don’t want to start house-hunting and …

How Much Are My Closing Costs Going To Be?

It is always a shame when you hear about someone having a huge financial surprise on the day of closing. On the day you are making the biggest purchase of your life, many forget to calculate all of the other expenses that are to be paid on closing. These expenses will not be rolled into your mortgage, so be sure …

5 Must Have Home Staging Accessories

You’ve chosen your real estate agent, set the asking price, and planned your launch date. Your home is looking wonderful, all that remains is some final touches. What accessories represent the best investment when you’re trying to give your house that little extra presentation polish? Here are 5 suggestions. 1. Cushions – a really easy way to instantly update a …