Search Results

Found 10 results for 'Home Improvement'.

The Ins and Outs of the Cash-Out Refinance in 2022

How a Cash-Out Refinance Works A cash-out refinance is a loan type where you essentially “cash in” your home equity for cash in your pocket. Generally, this loan type replaces an existing mortgage wit...

Can a Cash-Out Refinance Help with Major Expenses?

A cash-out refinance is a method for you to tap into your home equity. You’ll refinance your existing mortgage into a new one for a larger amount and pocket the difference, minus closing costs. But, r...

How to Prep Your Home for Winter (and Save Money)

Eliminate Drafts Heating your home in the wintertime can be difficult enough. When your efforts are being sabotaged by drafts, you’ll find that you’re wasting even more money along the way. Older home...

Spring and Summer Homeowner Tips

This time of year, and as we start to crawl out of our quarantine holes, is a great time to take a step back and evaluate our living spaces and start fresh with some DIY projects and maintenance. Amon...

How to Transition To a More Energy Efficient Home

Is Your Home Suitable for Solar Panels? Solar panels are built to work in all climates, but some roofs aren’t suitable for the technology due to age or tree cover. The size, shape, and slope of your r...

5 Home Renovations that Give You the Biggest Bang for Your Buck

5 Renovations to Prioritize   According to national data from the 2020 Cost Vs. Value report, these 5 renovations give sellers the most bang for their buck. Homeowners, focus on these 5 renovations th...

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 ...

What is Equity?

How to Build Equity in My Home Buying a home is an investment. That’s one of the major perks of homeownership. As with any investment, the idea – and goal – is to build wealth over time. The concept i...

5 Interior Design Tips for Your Home

The Truth: While the financial side of the home buying process typically trumps stylistic features and interior design preferences in terms of significance in the grand scheme of homeownership, at the...

The Newrez Guide to Solar Panels for Your Home

How Do Solar Panels Work? Solar panels capture photons from sunlight and convert them into energy by generating “direct current.” Although solar panels can vary in efficiency it’s the solar reflection...