Are You Ready to Buy Your First Home?

Are You Ready to Buy Your First Home?

Why Wealthy People Refinance Their Mortgages

Why Wealthy People Refinance Their Mortgages

Should I Renovate or Sell?

Should I Renovate or Sell?

If you’ve outgrown your current home, should you renovate or sell?   Deciding whether to stay or go is always hard. In order to properly make a decision, it’s important to 1.) analyze your current situation and 2.) look at the alternatives.   To Stay and Renovate: Putting your home on the selling block is […]

What Does a Home Inspector Do?

What Does a Home Inspector Do?

Home inspectors are like diagnosticians. Their primary role is to tell you what’s wrong. They may fix the issue themselves or refer you to a specialist, but their main job is just to tell you what the problem is.   A home inspector does the exact same thing. While they won’t actually fix your house, they […]

How to Find the Best Mortgage

How to Find the Best Mortgage

Every person is different and one-size-fits-all simply won’t work when it comes to your mortgage. After all, what fits best with your lifestyle and budget won’t work for someone with different needs and priorities. For instance, while some people would rather make larger lump payments, others prefer to take their time paying back their loan.  […]

Use an Algorithm and Leave Your “Gut” Out of It

Use an Algorithm and Leave Your “Gut” Out of It

Top 10 Books on Housing and Personal Finance

Top 10 Books on Housing and Personal Finance

How Do Credit Scores Work

How Do Credit Scores Work

Credit is a form of trust which allows you to make purchases you wouldn’t be able to afford up front. This trust is based on the understanding that you will eventually pay this money back. Your credit score on the other hand is a numerical representation of how good you are at paying people back. […]

Things That Are Helpful to Know Before Speaking with a Mortgage Broker

Things That Are Helpful to Know Before Speaking with a Mortgage Broker

Clean Up Your Finances

Clean Up Your Finances

Make your life easier by keeping your important documents organized. In doing so, you will put yourself in a better position to budget, invest, do your taxes, and even buy a house. Why You Should Organize Your Documents: There are many benefits to organizing your documents. Hassle of Getting a Replacement: Documents and financial records […]