Delicious Thanksgiving Leftover Ideas

Topics: Around The Home

When the stress and work of Thanksgiving is finally over, it’s so wonderful to breathe a big sigh of relief and not have to worry about it for a whole other year. But now, what are you supposed to do with all of those leftovers? We’ve found some easy and genius ideas for delicious meals […]

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‘Pine’-ing for a New Look? 3 Ways You Can Use Wood Features to ‘Spruce’ up Your Home

Topics: Around The Home

Whether you are renovating an older home or putting the finishing touches on a new one, you would be amiss if you did not consider how to include furniture and other items made of wood. With a diverse range of colors and textures, wooden features are a must-have for any modern home design. Let’s take a look at three ways that you can use wood to add a little spice to your home decor.

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Buying in 2018? Get Your Down Payment Ready Now by Tapping These Helpful Sources

Topics: Home Buyer Tips

Are you in the market for a new house or condo in 2018? With the new year just around the corner, now is the time to get all of your financial details in order. As you may know, buying a home is a significant financial transaction. But it all starts with your down payment, which is the lump sum that you invest in order to purchase the home.

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November 20 2017

Shelly Ragan

What’s Ahead For Mortgage Rates This Week – November 20, 2017

Topics: Mortgage Rates

Last week’s economic news included remarks by Fed Chair Janet Yellen about the diversity of opinions in the Federal Open Market Committee, readings on inflation, and the National Association of Home Builders Housing Market Index. The Commerce Department issued reports on housing starts and building permits issued; Freddie Mac and the Commerce Department issued weekly readings on mortgage rates and new jobless claims.

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Are You Ready for Home Ownership? Find Out by Answering These 4 Questions

Topics: Home Buyer Tips

Have you been dreaming about a larger, roomier or more luxurious living space? Or perhaps just want to experience the joy of owning your own home and building your net worth instead of renting? Let’s explore a few questions that can help to answer whether or not you’re ready for a new lifestyle as a homeowner.

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Should You Get a Home Inspection Before Selling Your Home? Let’s Take a Look

Topics: Home Seller Tips

Give some thought to your home’s current condition. How old is it? When was its last professional inspection? Has your home suffered any significant weather or other kinds of damage? Let’s have a quick look at a few reasons why you may want to consider investing in a professional home inspection before selling your home.

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Thanksgiving Crafts Everyone Should Make This Year

Topics: Around The Home

Thanksgiving is just around the corner, and if you haven’t started thinking about your decorations for the big day, you better get started! Luckily for you, we thought ahead and rounded up some of the cutest DIY Thanksgiving decorations on the net. Place Cards Tell your guests where to sit with these chic Glitter Pumpkin […]

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4 Mistakes That Plague First-Time Home Sellers and How to Avoid Making Them

Topics: Home Seller Tips

Are you thinking about selling your home? If this is your first time going through the selling process, you may be wondering just how well things are going to go. Selling a home is usually a smooth process – there are thousands sold each day – but issues can arise if you’re not careful. Let’s explore four mistakes that are commonly made by first-time home sellers and how you can avoid them.

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