How to Determine the Price of Your Home for Sale

Topics: Home Seller Tips

Many people rely on the price they paid for their home as a starting point for selling, but with the ever-shifting tides of the real estate market, the price paid is not always the best metric to go by. If you’re putting your home up for sale and are looking for the ideal price point, here are some ways you can arrive at a number that will keep potential buyers interested.

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The Best Margaritas for Cinco de Mayo

Topics: Lifestyle, Omaha

Cinco de Mayo is tomorrow and if you’re ready to create a delicious and mouth-watering margarita to celebrate, then you’re in luck. We’ve collected our favorite margarita recipes that are restaurant-quality and will impress even the pickiest of margarita drinkers. So grab your pitchers and chill your glasses, it’s time to make some margs! Don’t […]

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Thinking about Renovations?: 5 Considerations Before Hiring a Home Improvements Contractor

Topics: Around The Home

With the pre-summer enthusiasm and the milder weather, springtime can be one of the best times of the year to take on home renovations that aren’t as easy in other months. If you happen to have some projects in mind and are considering taking the work on yourself, here are a few questions you’ll need to ask.

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What’s Ahead For Mortgage Rates This Week – May 2, 2016

Topics: Mortgage Rates

Last week’s economic news included Case-Shiller Home Price Indices, along with new and pending home sales readings. The Federal Open Market Committee of the Federal Reserve met analyst’s expectations and did not raise the target federal funds rate, which remains at 0.25 to 0.50 percent. Freddie Mac’s mortgage rates survey and the Labor Department’s weekly jobless claims report were also released.

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5 Tips to Reduce Your Monthly Mortgage Payment

Topics: Home Mortgage Tips

Buying a home isn’t cheap – and even though mortgage rates are low, your own financial circumstances may mean that your monthly payment is more than you can afford. Whether you’re a new buyer looking to save money or a cash-strapped owner who needs to free up extra income, there are several ways you can lower your monthly payments – here are just five of them.

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