Top Tips To Get Mortgage Pre-Approval Fast

When buying a house in a market that favors sellers, buyers must be able to move quickly. Mortgage pre-approval is critical to this. Here are some tips buyers can use to get approved fast.

What You Need To Know About Short Sales

On the surface, a short sale seems like the perfect deal. However, before you take the plunge, you need to understand how this type of home purchase works.

Long-Distance House Hunting Tips

Hunting for a house is stressful enough even if you are moving to another part of town. However, when you are searching for a house from afar, it can make the task of finding the right home for your needs seem almost impossible.

What’s Ahead For Mortgage Rates This Week – July 31st, 2018

Last week’s economic readings included reports on sales of new and pre-owned homes, mortgage rates and first-time jobless claims.

How To Green Up Your Home To Reduce Your Carbon Footprint

If you are a home owner trying to reduce your carbon footprint, it’s time to make some changes to your property. The more you can do to reduce energy costs, increase efficiency and reduce waste, the less impact you and your home will have on the earth.

Home Office Ideas For Small Spaces

Do you think that you don’t have the space for a home office? Maybe you are under the impression that you need an extra bedroom or spare room for a workspace.

4 Tips For Downsizing To A Smaller Home

You can make the most of a small home with smart design strategies and careful planning.

Should You Buy A Fixer Upper?

Popular TV shows like Fixer Upper and Property Brothers have brought the charms of owning a fixer upper to light. A fixer-upper can be a great option if you are prepared for the experience of owning a house that needs work and time.

What’s Ahead For Mortgage Rates This Week – July 23rd, 2018

Last week’s scheduled economic releases included readings from the National Association of Home Builders and Commerce Department readings on housing starts and building permits issued. Weekly readings on mortgage rates and new jobless claims were also released

Easy Ways To Slash Your Home Utility Bills

Many homeowners don’t take advantage of simple measures to reduce energy bills. A survey by SaveOnEnergy found that nearly 50 percent of homeowners have not switched their regular light bulbs to energy saving bulbs. This simple measure can save more than $180 a year on electric bills.