Using Houzz and Pinterest to For Your Next Home Improvement Project


Everyone’s heard of Houzz and Pinterest, but these sites are a lot more than just a vast collection of online images. They also serve as fabulous resources for homeowners who need a little inspiration and help coming up with a

What Exactly Happens After Your Home is Listed For Sale?


Once you’ve made the decision to sell your home, it’s time to find a real estate professional to list it on the market. Listing your home requires a few key tasks: signing a listing agreement contract with your chosen realtor,

The Lowdown on FHA Condo Approval Requirements


Whether you’re selling a condo or are considering buying one, it’s important to know if a certain complex is FHA-approved.

Condos that are approved by the Federal Housing Administration are those that meet U.S Department of Housing and Urban Development

How to Prepare Your Home for an Inspection


Before the deal on your home sale is sealed, a few contingencies will likely have to be fulfilled first, and that includes a home inspection.

Buyers typically include a home inspection contingency in their real estate contracts in order to

Tips to Cutting Back on Your Homeowner’s Insurance Bill


As if you didn’t have enough bills to pay, homeowner’s insurance just adds to the pile. But just because you’re stuck paying this bill doesn’t mean you have to spend more than necessary.

Here are some ways to effectively cut

Buying a Home Before Selling Your Current House


It’s one of the more common questions buyers and sellers ask themselves: should I buy or sell first?

This can be a hard decision to make, especially if you fear being stuck holding two homes – and therefore two mortgages

When is it a Good Time For a Cash-Out Refinance?


Many homeowners throughout the country have built up enough equity in their homes that can be pulled out and used for many of life’s major expenses. Yet while there are various ways to get that money out, one popular way