If you are buying a home in Denver, and would like to find a community that captures all the best qualities of Denver's popular vacation destination. Why not consider a community that has been featured on both Travel + Leisure Magazine and National Geographic Traveler such as Highlands (i.e. Denver’s largest neighborhood)?
First Time Home Buyer
New in your home? This will be your first holiday season as a homeowner—yay! But also the first time you’re on the hook for all the utilities and repairs associated with winter.
Making an offer on to buy a home is one of the most exciting aspects of the home buying process. As soon as you are notified that your written offer has been signed and accepted by the seller as is, then it will immediately become a binding home sales contract. In order to be successful and fully satisfied with your home sales agreement, it is important to do the proper groundwork. Here are some important factors to think about before you make an offer on a home.
For California home buyers who are specifically interested in buying a beach house, Orange County is a prime location for beachfront living. Bordering Los Angeles to the south, most of Orange County is within 60 miles of downtown Los Angeles. If you plan on buying a home in Orange County in the near future, locating an affordable option on the beach may be easier than you imagined.
Your first holiday in your new home? You might be short on seasonal decorations and spare cash to create the holiday spirit. Never fear: we’ve got DIY ideas that make the season sparkle without breaking your budget.
A recent trip to the grocery store revealed holiday wreaths selling for $20 or more. Why not make your own then? Yes, you can forage for pieces of pine branch and cones and weave them into a wire circle, but you can also be very creative with this concept.
Buying a home in Dallas is by no means a simple task, there are many factors that need to be considered from qualifying for a home loan to choosing the right neighborhood. While a real estate agent plays an vital role in the home buying process, it is up to the homebuyers to conduct their own research. Homebuyers don't necessarily need to be experts in the real estate industry, but they should familiarize themselves with their options in regards to neighborhood, type or property, price range, etc.
Portlanders, take note:
Portland real estate experts have warned us all: If you think rents are high now, just wait for 2013. “Prices are low, mortgage rates are at historic lows and all the major indicies are positive and suggest that home prices are more than likely increasing. And the trend is in place to reliably predict increasing rents” writes Bob Broad on Portland Real Estate Café.
You may think that buying a home in Los Angeles is too far out of your reach, but rest assured, there is a good chance that you can find reasonably-priced properties in a few different locations. The Valley, Del Rey and Echo Park all offer relatively affordable homes for Los Angeles home buyers.
Financing a Las Vegas home purchase is probably going to be the first step of your home buying process, and it is necessary for you to be fully informed about the process before you begin applying for a mortgage. Here is what you need to know about Las Vegas mortgage rates and financing options before you start shopping for your next home.
Fixed-Rate Mortgages v. Adjustable Rate Mortgages