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How to Choose the Right Mortgage Offer

Shopping for the right mortgage is an exciting and important time! There are many mortgage loans out there, and even more lenders. So how do you choose? Read on to learn how to select the best mortgage offer for you. Figure Out How Much You Can Afford A home is a big purchase, so you

10 Things to Prepare for When Buying a Home for the First Time

It’s always good to be prepared! Here are some elements that make up the beginning of a smooth and successful home purchase. #1 – The Down Payment Be sure to have a down payment. Many first-time home buyer programs allow for a lower down payment than the average buyer. Talk to your mortgage rep about

The True Meaning of For Sale by Owner

If you’re in the homebuying process, the term “For Sale by Owner” is probably something you’ve seen already. What does it mean? Should you pursue a home that the seller is listing themselves? Read on to learn the true meaning of for sale by owner and how to navigate the process. What does For Sale

Is Refinancing Your Home the Best Choice for You

Refinancing your mortgage can be an excellent way to save money on your home purchase. However, is it the right choice for you? Here is some information to help you understand what a refinance is and if it makes sense for your current situation. How does refinancing work? If you choose to refinance your home,

Most Important Elements of A Successful First Home Purchase

If this is your first time buying a new home, congrats! There’s a lot of information out there to prepare you, but it’s hard to know where to start. Here are some of the most important elements that you should focus on: Understanding The Down Payment When buying a new home, you’ll need a down

Whether You Are Selling or Buying- You Need an Attorney

Buying a home is probably one of the most significant financial purchases you will make and in turn, selling your home is one of the most significant sales you’ll ever make – especially during the new normal of Covid-19. For these reasons and so many more, hiring a real estate attorney is an essential part

Real Estate Laws You May Not Be Familiar With

All real estate deals are unique in their own respective way. That’s why it’s so important to enlist the advice of a real estate attorney when buying or selling property. Both parties of the transaction must understand and know all applicable laws that pertain to their transaction. Here are some real estate laws you may

How We Are Working During The COVID-19 Outbreak

The spread of COVID-19 has caused unique challenges to every industry and the real estate industry is no different. However, through incredible human ingenuity and amazing advancements in technology, we can overcome these challenges with relative ease! Below are the updates we have made to our services to take every precaution possible in order to

Proper Hand Washing Techniques

You have probably heard that the best way to avoid viruses is through proper hand washing. It’s something that we already do daily but how many people have actually thought about it? It’s probably like brushing their teeth for most people. They do it, but don’t really think about the technique. In a time like

5 Factors Most Families Consider When Moving

Deciding to leave your current home and move to a new one is always an exciting but challenging decision. There are lots of things to consider when making such a choice. We’ve compiled a list of 5 factors most families consider when moving to help you through the process. The Current State of the Real