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Do You Have Enough Saved For A Down Payment?
Posted Tuesday August 3, 2021 in Mortgage, Real Estate

How big of a down payment do you need for a house? That’s going to depend entirely on the type of mortgage you choose. For some, it could be literally nothing — not a dime. Most will need at least 3% or 3.5% of the purchase price. The down payment amount you’ll need depends on […]

Things That You Should Do After Buying a House
Posted Friday July 23, 2021 in Home Improvement

Buying a house is a costly and time-consuming process. Luckily, if you are reading this article, it is safe to assume that you can put that behind you and start making your house your own. While it might seem like a challenging task, it does not have to be that way. Here is a list […]

3 Ways To Tap Your Home Equity
Posted Friday July 16, 2021 in Mortgage

If you’re a homeowner in 2021, there’s a very good chance that you have a fair amount of equity due to recent market appreciation. So if you’re wanting to take advantage of historically low borrowing rates and pay off debt or do some home improving, there are a few ways to go about it. There […]

Ways To Make Your Home More Secure
Posted Friday July 9, 2021 in Home Improvement

Your home is possibly the most important, and probably the most expensive, commodity you will ever purchase. That said, it makes a lot of sense to put some time and effort into protecting it! While your exact security needs will vary based on the type of home you own, and your neighborhood, the following home […]

Help Your Home Withstand The Summer Heat
Posted Friday July 2, 2021 in Home Improvement

Hot weather is either already here, or just around the corner in your area, and you need to be sure that your home is ready for the summer heat. With these simple upgrades and repairs, you’ll have peace of mind knowing that your home will remain cool and comfortable no matter what the weather is […]

Easy Updates For Your Home Office
Posted Friday June 25, 2021 in Home Improvement

Homeowners across the country have transformed their kitchens and living rooms into temporary workstations. But have they created an optimal setup for remote work? Use these following tips to make a home office more inviting and motivational. Fresh Paint Whether you have a designated home office or plan to repurpose a spare bedroom or basement, […]