mortgage

7 Reasons Not To Skip A Home Inspection

If you’re in the market for a new home, don’t forget to include an inspection contingency in your contract. A...

5 Ways To Pay Off A Loan Early

If you’re like most Americans, you owe money on a large loan. Whether that’s credit card debt, student loans, a...

Advice from a Recovering Mortgage Professional

Homeownership should be an exciting time when you are moving forward toward a bright future and a better life. However,...

Diary of a First-Time Home Buyer: What I Learned in the First Week

As of July 7th, my fiancé (still weird to say that word) and I have officially owned and lived in...

Your offer was accepted! Now what?

So you’ve been searching for a home for a while, maybe made a few offers that were rejected, but alas,...

Making An Offer On A House… And Getting Rejected

For the past few months, my boyfriend and I have been searching for a home… searching, and searching, and searching....

How to Create a Successful Budget and Stick to it

Budgeting is like dieting. Instead of putting limits on the kind or amount of food you eat, you restrict what...

First-Time Home Buying: A Guide to the Beginning

No matter what stage of life you’re in, buying a house is one of the biggest financial commitments you will...