Mortgage Fraud And You

Wednesday, April 01

With stricter lending standards in place following the housing market crash of 2008, many borrowers have committed some form of mortgage fraud. In fact, seventy-four percent of fraud cases reported to LexisNexis Risk Solutions in 2013 included a falsified application. Borrowers may not even give ...


Buying An Old House?

Wednesday, April 01

When you think about a future home purchase and you live in a part of the country which has an older housing stock, buying an old house becomes a distinct possibility. There are many pluses and minuses to this age of house which you need to consider. Here are just a few of them when considering b...


We Buy Houses For Cash

Wednesday, April 01

You see it advertised all of the time. “We buy houses for cash.” Whether through yard signs, billboards, bandit signs or online, it is commonplace to see this type of claim. The fact is many investors make a habit out of paying cash for every property that they purchase. The thing that may be ru...


Pros And Cons Of Radiant Flooring Systems

Wednesday, April 01

Many people have been installing radiant floor heating in their homes over the past few years. It is gaining in popularity but, like any flooring system, there are pros and cons to using this system in your home. Let’s review both sides:Pro: Waking up to a warm floor for your toes. If you are ...


Home Technology Trends

Wednesday, April 01

A home’s technological capabilities have greatly transformed over the past decade. It used to be that buyers just looked to see where the phone jacks and cable outlets were in a room. Today’s tech-savvy homebuyer may just have a different list of needs and wants in a 21st century home. Let’s face...


Top Budget Friendly Ways To Update Your Bathroom

Wednesday, April 01

Whether working on a small do-it-yourself (DIY) budget or hiring everything out with a larger budget, you have the power to reinvent your bathroom space no matter what size it may be. More and more homeowners are spending big bucks on bathroom remodels. What used to be a $20,000 budget has now t...