Monthly Archives: November 2013

Remodeling Keeping the Law in Mind

Before you consider remodeling your home, make sure to check out the local building ordinances that specify things that you are legally allowed to modify. Here are some things you need to consider before you get started: Zoning regulations These cover […]

House Hunting? Put Some Creativity into It!

Even when there are lots of properties up for sale, it can be quite a challenge finding a home perfectly tailored to your needs and budget. When there are fewer homes available, the scenario gets really tough and buyers and […]

How Your Neighbors Can Affect You

Getting on the wrong foot with the neighbors can mean a lot more than stress and uncomfortable meetings. Here are a few things that neighbors will not tell you. You might find them out the hard way. 1. You’ll pay […]

Boost Your Home’s Curb Appeal

First impressions are important when selling your home. Some people mentally write off a house they’ve not even seen from inside if they don’t find the exterior appealing. Make sure your home’s curb appeal doesn’t get wrecked by improper landscaping. […]

Refinancing Obstacles and How to Overcome Them

After seeing the rates hit the bottom, the job market and economy are slowly improving, and the government is devising new programs to assist homeowners. Now appears to be a good time to refinance your home. In theory, these factors […]

A Glossary of Real Estate Terms

Are you looking to refinance your current home mortgage? In order to successfully communicate with your mortgage broker, you should know the basic real estate jargon. There are a plethora of terms that those involved in real estate use, and […]

How to Sell Your Home When You’re Moving to a Different...

Selling your home when you are planning to move to a different state can be challenging. Putting your house for sale can be a stressful experience in itself, with the hunt for an agent and the task of gaining curb […]

How to Handle Disaster Insurance Claims Correctly

When you speak about disaster insurance claims, “Be prepared” is the motto that explains the concept best. Hurricanes, earthquakes, floods and tornadoes happen without warning and cause huge devastation. To file a disaster insurance claim for your home successfully, you […]

Real Estate Representation: Make the Right Choice

It’s important for you to have suitable representation in your real estate transaction, no matter whether you’re the buyer or seller. An agency relationship is a kind of legal relationship between you and a real estate professional. Here’s an explanation of the […]

Understanding Home Refinancing

If you’re considering getting your home refinanced, you need to know what exactly is involved in the process. This is an important decision and if you go about it in the right way, you’ll be able to save a lot […]