Even if you have an older home, you can start transforming it into a smart home with switches and outlets. Every home and family will have different needs that a smart home can service, but due to the dizzying array of equipment out there, it can help to speak to a home pro about your plans.
Some Highlights: Setting up an automatic savings plan that saves a small amount of every check is one of the best ways to save without thinking too much about it. Living within a budget right now will help you save money for down payments while also paying down other debts that might be holding you… Continue reading 3 Tips for Making Your Dream of Buying A Home Come True [INFOGRAPHIC]
Whenever a well-respected millionaire gives investment advice, people usually clamor to hear it. This millionaire gave simple advice – if you don’t yet live in your own home, go buy one.
One of the many benefits of owning your own home is the freedom to find your ‘furever’ friend. By pointing out the aspects of your home that make it ‘pet-friendly’ in your listing, you’ll attract these buyers, rather than alienating the 68% of American households that have a pet! If you are one of the… Continue reading Why Pet-Friendly Homes Are in High Demand
If you’ve entered the real estate market, as a buyer or a seller, you’ve inevitably heard the real estate mantra, “location, location, location” in reference to how identical homes can increase or decrease in value due to where they’re located. Well, a new survey shows that when it comes to choosing a real estate agent, the… Continue reading Why Working with a Local Real Estate Professional Makes All the Difference
Many Americans got some depressing news last week; either their tax return was not as large as they had hoped or, in some cases, they were told they owed additional money to either the Federal or State government or both. One way to save on taxes is to own your own home. According to the… Continue reading Tax Return Depressing? Owning a Home Could Help
You want to buy a house, huh? First thing is to talk to a mortgage specialist, someone who will tell you where you stand, financially. If you don't already know your credit score, they can pull it for you. If you do know your score, lenders have a way to qualify you without pulling your… Continue reading So…You Want to Buy a House, huh?