Townhomes vs. Condos

Many people choose to go the townhome/condo route for their first home due to the lower cost and maintenance when compared to a single-family home. Here are some of the

Types of Mortgage Lenders

When it comes to securing funding for your mortgage, there are several types of mortgage lenders available to you. Here are some of the types of lenders from which you

How To: Select a Mortgage Lender

One of the most important decisions you will need to make during the home buying process is selecting a mortgage lender. Here are some of the factors you should take

What is Escrow?

As you go through the home buying process, the word ‘escrow’ will come up in many different contexts. Here is a brief explanation of what this term means as well as how

Creating a Home Renovation Budget

Starting a home renovation project can be exciting, but if you've never gone through the process before, it can be a little intimidating. Especially when it comes to

Buying a Home at Auction

Last month, we talked about buying a foreclosed home. One popular method of buying this type of home is through an auction. Here is what you can expect when buying a

Buying a Foreclosed Home

For many people, whether they’re looking for their own home or a home to flip, a foreclosed home is a great way to get into their ideal neighborhood. While this option

Financial Benefits of Organizing

With summer in full swing and so much going on in all of our lives, organizing can often find its way to the bottom of our to-do lists. However, organizing your home can

Pros and Cons of Building a House

When deciding to buy a new home, there are two main routes you can go: either buying an existing home or building your own. While building a home can be an exciting