February 6, 2014 - 10:55 AM
Getting your home ready to sell on the market can be a complicated, but a worthwhile process. There are so many things to attend to, and keeping it all straight can turn overwhelming quickly - especially if you home needs some major repairs. Luckily, hiring a general contractor can solve a lot of... Read More

Advice on hiring a general contractor before listing your home

Getting your home ready to sell on the market can be a complicated, but a worthwhile process. There are so many things to attend to, and keeping it all straight can turn overwhelming quickly - especially if you home needs some major repairs. Luckily, hiring a general contractor can solve a lot of frustrations and complications that may come about. In many cases, hiring a general contractor rather than trying to fix things on your own can make your life much easier.

February 5, 2014 - 12:30 PM
When financing home remodels or repairs in the United States—anywhere from Baltimore to Seattle—homeowners sometimes need more than what’s in their bank accounts. In such cases, money will need to come from outside resources. Luckily there are many options to finance renovations and repairs... Read More

How to finance your home repairs

When financing home remodels or repairs in the United States—anywhere from Baltimore to Seattle—homeowners sometimes need more than what’s in their bank accounts. In such cases, money will need to come from outside resources.

February 5, 2014 - 12:00 PM
A house that needs a bit of TLC can be a great option if you’re looking to snag a deal, want to make a profit by renovating a home or just love older homes. But fixer-uppers are not for everyone. No matter how much of a steal a home is, buying a home is an investment that you should weigh carefully. Read... Read More
February 3, 2014 - 2:36 PM
It’s not unusual for a home search to take much longer than expected, especially in a seller’s market where competition is tough, and it’s common to be beat out by other buyers. Although you may be lucky enough to have a speedy transaction, it’s best to prepare to look at many houses over many months.... Read More

When Your Home Search is Taking Longer Than Expected

It’s not unusual for a home search to take much longer than expected, especially in a seller’s market where competition is tough, and it’s common to be beat out by other buyers. Although you may be lucky enough to have a speedy transaction, it’s best to prepare to look at many houses over many months.

January 31, 2014 - 10:51 AM
When it comes to homes in the U.S., you will definitely find a hodgepodge of interesting styles and designs. Check out some of the most unusual, or at least, some of the most impressive homes out there.   The Largest Home Who doesn't want more space? Well, one of the largest estates in this country contains... Read More

The Most Unconventional Homes in the US

When it comes to homes in the U.S., you will definitely find a hodgepodge of interesting styles and designs. Check out some of the most unusual, or at least, some of the most impressive homes out there.  

The Largest Home

January 31, 2014 - 9:44 AM
Jenny & Justin were able to find and buy their home in just one day.   Buying a home from out of state might seem overwhelming at first, and while it does present real and different challenges, it’s completely possible to do. Here are 3 tips to help you if you’re planning to buy a home as an investment... Read More
January 29, 2014 - 2:33 PM
There are new mortgage rules applying to Qualified Mortgages originated on or after January 10th, 2014, and we want to give you an overview.   First of all, what's a qualified mortgage (QM)? A QM is a home loan that has stable features to make it easier for you to repay your loan. A loan must meet 3... Read More
January 29, 2014 - 9:19 AM
A roof is crucial to protecting everything and everyone in a home. Rain, snow, sleet, natural disasters—it is one of the first defenses. Roof leaks commonly occur after years of enduring the elements, so it’s important to locate and fix the roof to avoid damage to the interior. Step 1: Locate the... Read More

How to fix a leaky roof

A roof is crucial to protecting everything and everyone in a home. Rain, snow, sleet, natural disasters—it is one of the first defenses. Roof leaks commonly occur after years of enduring the elements, so it’s important to locate and fix the roof to avoid damage to the interior.

Step 1: Locate the leak

January 27, 2014 - 7:36 PM
In just a few short days the Seattle Seahawks and the Denver Broncos will battle it out for the title of Super Bowl Champion! So, how do these two great cities compare when it comes to their local housing markets? We looked at five key metrics: average cost per square foot, average lot size, how quickly... Read More

Seattle VS Denver: How do these two Super Bowl bound cities stack up off the field?

In just a few short days the Seattle Seahawks and the Denver Broncos will battle it out for the title of Super Bowl Champion! So, how do these two great cities compare when it comes to their local housing markets? We looked at five key metrics: average cost per square foot, average lot size, how quickly homes are selling, what style of homes are available, and agent ratings for both markets. 

January 27, 2014 - 2:10 PM
If you’re wondering how fast you can buy a house, the answer is: it depends! Generally, the housing market has been moving fast; median days on market are down 15% from the previous year, and 17% of home sales closed in a week or less!   The time it takes for a home to sell will vary by listing. If a home... Read More

How Fast Can You Buy a House?

If you’re wondering how fast you can buy a house, the answer is: it depends! Generally, the housing market has been moving fast; median days on market are down 15% from the previous year, and 17% of home sales closed in a week or less!

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