• Selling by Owner Escrow or Closing Checklist
    Home sellers should keep on top of their pending sale; especially when selling without the assistance of a real estate agent. Sometimes busy real estate agents forget to monitor all aspects of a pending...
  • Sell Your Home For More With A Home Appraisal
    If you are planning on selling your home, you should invest in a home appraisal. A home appraisal is not the same as a home inspection, but will give you a bit more clout when it comes to getting a good...
  • California Refinance - Refinancing In California
    The real estate market in California is booming. Home values continue to appreciate almost on a daily basis. Refinancing your home is an excellent way to take advantage of the low interest rates currently...
  • Mortgage Refinancing
    Mortgage Refinancing
    If you are interested in Mortgage Refinancing, it is normally for one of two reasons. Either to get a lower interest rate to save money in interest payments over the life of the loan....
  • Things to consider regarding mortgages
    Make payments on your mortgage early, paying extra if youre allowed. Not only does this reduce the total debt that you owe on your home, but it increases your equity and looks good on your credit report....
  • Fixed vs. Adjustable Rates
    Apples vs. oranges. Boxers vs. briefs. Dave Letterman vs. Jay Leno. These debates may rage on for decades, and we can add another one to the list: fixed vs. adjustable. Were speaking, of course, of fixed...
  • Taking Title of Your New House
    How you take title in your new home is key decision. Unfortunately, in the euphoria of the moment, many new homeowners dont put much thought into it.
    Title
    When purchasing a new home, you become the...
  • Things Your Mother Never Told You: Closing Costs
    Buying or selling a home can be one of the most life changing decisions a consumer makes. Being educated about the real estate process and investigating things you dont understand is essential. Working...
  • Fixed Rate Mortgage Loans - Understanding The Basics
    Fixed rate mortgages are the most common type of mortgage loan for home buyers. With predictable payments, long term homeowners can plan their budgets and guard against rising interest rates. But a fixed...
  • The Pros and Cons of Refinancing
    Refinancing has become a valid option for many individuals with high interest rates on their mortgage. Refinancing is essentially a replacement loan, with a different lender and (hopefully) a lower interest...
  • Fixed Rate Mortgage Loans: Pros and Cons
    Mortgage loans that offer fixed interest rates are the most common type of loan for new home buyers. Since the interest rates are stable, long term homeowners can budget their finances accordingly because...
  • How and Why to Refinance Your Mortgage
    Refinancing your mortgage can be a great way to reduce monthly payments, lock in a better interest rate, and gain additional time for repayment, but it should not be entered into lightly. Refinancing at...
  • How To Find A Property Appraiser
    When it comes to finding a real estate appraiser, many homeowners dont know what to look for. This article describes 5 things to look for in a property appraiser.1. Always make sure a property appraiser...
  • Should you refinance?
    There are several reasons that might make someone consider refinancing their existing mortgage. One would be to get a lower interest rate than what they currently have, thereby reducing monthly payments...
  • Interest-only mortgages?
    Interest-only mortgages are peddled aggressively today by lenders, institutions and brokers, but theyre not advisable for everyone.An interest-only loan may work for you if:-your income is mainly in the...
  • Closing the Sale- Timing is Crucial
    Waiting until the end of the sales process before closing a sale is akin to waiting until the last ten minutes of a flight to Venus before making course corrections. In both cases, there is a very low...

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