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How the Pandemic Affects Buying a Home
May 15, 2021

How the Pandemic Affects Buying a Home

In this time of crisis, people are returning to the roots of their humanity and looking to the nostalgic pastimes of generations ago like baking sourdough bread and gardening. The home has once again ...


It’s Open season on Open Houses: 5 Tips for Buying a Home in Spring
May 5, 2019

It’s Open season on Open Houses: 5 Tips for Buying a Home in Spring

The long nights of unforgiving cold are behind us. Flowers are blooming, and spirits are lifting. It must be spring. Warm weather isn’t the only reason we love spring though, it’s also the start of bu...


Tips and Benefits of Buying a Home During the Holidays
November 27, 2020

Tips and Benefits of Buying a Home During the Holidays

The holiday months and winter may not be traditional peak homebuying seasons - there are historically less homes on the market - but there are actually advantages to being a buyer during the holiday s...


Why It's Important to Build Wealth with Homeownership
June 21, 2021

Why It's Important to Build Wealth with Homeownership

What Is Wealth? At what point would you consider yourself wealthy? Is it a specific dollar amount in the bank, or simply the point at which you recognize you’ve obtained certain freedoms, like retirem...


Tips for Buying a Home in a Seller’s Market
June 11, 2020

Tips for Buying a Home in a Seller’s Market

Believe it or not, this is what buying in a seller’s market can be like. These so-called “hot markets” are where housing inventory is low and prices are relatively high. And while these conditions are...


6 Benefits of Owning a Vacation Home
July 29, 2021

6 Benefits of Owning a Vacation Home

1. Tap into rental income Owning a second home presents the opportunity of renting it out when you’re away. And, if your second home is a great property in a desirable town, turning it into a rental...


How to Negotiate Your New Home Purchase
July 5, 2019

How to Negotiate Your New Home Purchase

If you’re looking to snag the home of your dreams while also saving as much money as possible, your (and your realtor’s) haggling skills will be paramount. Here’s a look at our top tips for negotiatin...


Buying a House is Scary, But It Doesn't Have to Be
December 17, 2021

Buying a House is Scary, But It Doesn't Have to Be

How to Handle the Anxiety of Buying a House   Remaining mindful includes expecting a few bumps in the road as well as having to interact with different personalities. This includes real estate agents,...


The 9 Most Important People in Your Home-Buying Process
April 1, 2019

The 9 Most Important People in Your Home-Buying Process

Important People to Know There are nine folks you’ll get acquainted with when you buy a home. Here’s a look at each and the role they play. Real Estate Agent Some buyers have a real estate agent befor...