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Here’s Why You Should Claim Your Home On Zillow

If You Don’t Claim Your Property On Zillow, You May Be Missing Out The Internet has become an important part of the real estate buying and selling process. Websites like Zillow use public records to l...

What the pandemic means for the spring homebuying season

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 ...

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...

8 Easy Ways to Add Value to Your Home

1. Paint a Room With just one fresh coat of paint, a dull room can be transformed to a bold one. Don’t want to make that big of a splash? Create an accent wall or add color to the trim for a trendy up...

Buying a Home With Student Loan Debt in 2021

How do student loans impact your finances? Your credit score is one of several factors that lenders look at when evaluating your financial profile for a mortgage. It is determined by how much debt you...

How to Plan for Unexpected Expenses When Buying a Home

But no matter how much you plan for these massive price tags, it might actually be the little surprise expenses that hurt the most. They tend to catch many homebuyers off-guard and can add up to a sig...

Pros & Cons of a Move-In Ready Home Vs a Fixer Upper

Fixer-Uppers Fixer-upper homes are properties that require varying degrees of repair, renovation, or redesign, but can be lived in as-is. Because fixer-upper homes tend to be more affordable than ...

How Important is Credit in the Mortgage Application Process?

Your Credit History Your credit report is a representation of your last seven years of financial activity. It shows lenders how you have managed past accounts and how you are currently handling debt. ...

Sales of Existing Homes Unchanged, Trailing Projections

Contract closings were unchanged from the prior month at a 5.34 million annual rate (before the report, it was estimated it would be at a 5.37 million pace). This follows four straight declines. The m...