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How a 203(k) Loan Could Provide You with a Golden Opportunity

There are plenty of opportunities in real estate every day. Even if you're in the market for a home for yourself and you're not a real estate investor, you can search through online home listings and see the potential in a whole slew of various homes. The old saying in real estate is "location, location, [...]

By |2019-04-08T16:53:58-04:00January 26th, 2019|Categories: DIY, Home|Tags: , , , |

Renovate Your Current or Future Home With a 203(k) Loan

Have you found that perfect home in a perfect location, but it needs a lot of work? You aren't alone. Plenty of potential homeowners find themselves in a bind when they're searching for a home. They might have found one that's exactly what they're looking for in terms of style, size, and location, but is [...]

By |2019-04-08T16:54:33-04:00December 15th, 2018|Categories: DIY, Mortgage, Purchase, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , |

Considering a Home Renovation? Avoid These All-Too Common Mistakes

For many homeowners, renovations can be a smart investment. Not only do they make your home more comfortable, convenient, and enjoyable for the time being, but they can also increase the property’s value and marketability when it comes time to sell. Ultimately, that means more money and less time wasted — all huge advantages. [...]

By |2019-08-20T16:48:22-04:00November 29th, 2018|Categories: DIY, Refinance|Tags: , , , |

How to Set a Renovation Budget

There are two ways to go about setting a renovation budget. The first is to determine how much you can afford to spend. The second is by working backwards from the end result you want to achieve. If you're paying for your home improvement project with your existing cash, you may need to cut [...]

By |2019-09-13T11:34:39-04:00October 22nd, 2018|Categories: DIY|Tags: , , |

Frustrated by Lack of Affordable Homes? Consider a Major Renovation

Let’s face it: housing supply is limited right now. Even if you wanted to move on to bigger, greener pastures, you might have a hard time finding the right property — at least at a price you can afford. Fortunately, picking up and moving on isn’t the only option if you’ve grown tired of your current [...]

By |2018-09-05T10:31:19-04:00September 5th, 2018|Categories: Home, Refinance|Tags: , , , |

How to Make Home Renovations More Affordable and Worth the Effort

There’s no doubt that renovating your home is a great idea---particularly if you plan to sell your property any time down the line. The right home renovations can add value to your property, make it easier to market and sell and, most importantly, transform your house into a more comfortable, more beautiful haven for you, [...]

By |2018-08-31T12:16:24-04:00January 18th, 2018|Categories: Maintenance|Tags: , |