Five Ways to Improve a Home’s Value

Competition is fierce in a housing market still reeling from the collapse of 2008. Buyers are out there and eager to find a new neighborhood, but they have plenty of options and many houses are selling at desperate prices. In order to generate interest and get the best possible price for your house, you will […]

First Home, A Financial Milestone

The sluggish economy coupled with the large number of foreclosures that have affected so many Americans has made the new generation of potential homeowners very leery about buying a home. Still, for many young adults homeownership remains an attainable dream that represents success. For them, low mortgages rates and affordable home prices add up to […]

How to Save on Closing Costs

Closing costs, or the out-of-pocket expenses required to complete the sale of a home, can pack a large punch. While you may be able to afford a 30 year mortgage, writing a check for the closing costs could be another story.