New FICO score calculations go live this summer. Why it matters, and what it means to you.Read More
Appraisal Waivers Updated
Mortgage lending is based on the value of the property, which is determined by an Appraisal. The process has been streamlined, especially for condos!Read More
Mortgage Translations Now Available!
Understanding Mortgages is hard enough, but it’s even harder to understand when it’s not in your native language. Now you can have it translated for you!Read More
Increased Loan Limits for 2020
Conventional financing loan limits have been updated for 2020. Here are the new maximum amounts.Read More
If you bought a home in 2019, the deadline for filing your Homestead Exemption is coming up on March 1, 2020. Save money – file it now!Read More
Realtors and Charity
It’s not just the money, it’s also the time, skills, and energy. See the charitable organizations that I support here. [signoff]Read More
Most agents use open houses to prospect for home buyers that don’t currently have an agent. Nothing wrong with that, but take your agent along!Read More
New homes are much larger
Whether this is a good or a bad thing is a personal preference. Bigger homes can be great, especially if you need the space. But they also require more time to clean, right? If you’re truly considering new construction, get my guide here: [signoff]Read More
Finding homes on the internet
The internet is an amazing resource. I can’t imagine shopping for a home without it. But it isn’t the be-all end-all, either. Having a good Realtor® on your team makes a huge difference. [signoff]Read More
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Tips to boost your credit score
If you want to buy a house (or car, etc.), your credit score can make a huge difference in the programs you qualify for and the rate that you pay. That could mean an additional savings (or expense!) of hundreds of dollars a month. And for the love of all […]Read More
3 Tips for Making Your Dream of Owning a Home a Reality [INFOGRAPHIC]
Budgeting is boring – but immensely helpful when you are building a plan to buy a home.Read More
The Impact Staging Your Home Has on Sales Price [INFOGRAPHIC]
77% of buyer’s agents said staging made it easier for buyers to visualize the home as their own.Read More
Buying or Selling in 2018? 5 Reasons to Resolve to Hire a Pro [INFOGRAPHIC]
As we usher in the new year, one thing is for certain… if you plan to buy or sell a house this year, you need a real estate professional on your team!Read More
Home Prices Up 6.54% Across the Country! [INFOGRAPHIC]
Based on the latest numbers and rising prices, if you plan on relocating to another state, waiting to move may end up costing you more!Read More
3 Tips for Making Your Dream Home a Reality [INFOGRAPHIC]
Setting up an automatic savings plan that saves a small amount of every check is one of the best ways to save without thinking a lot about it.Read More