Study after study shows that no matter what generation Americans belong to, the vast majority believe that homeownership is an important part of their American Dream. The benefits of homeownership can be broken into two main categories: financialread more
It is common knowledge that a great number of homes sell during the spring buying season. For that reason, many homeowners believe that this is the best time to list and hold off putting their homes on the market until then. The question is whetherread more
Looking for something different to do? Tired of the same old dinner and a movie date for yourselves, friends or with your kids? Look no further than the Perris Auto Speedway! The PAS is a state-of-the-art racetrack with an 1/2-mile clay oval featuringread more
One of the biggest challenges sellers face when listing their house is decluttering. I think most of us have said, at least once in our lifetime, “Where did all this stuff come from?!” Cleaning out some of the more personal decoratingread more
With all this rain going on, it makes me want to bake, whip up some soup, put on a movie and cuddle up! What are you all up to on these rainy days? Are you enjoying them or are you wishing for the sunshine to come back? Either way, Southernread more
The largest obstacle renters face when planning to buy a home is saving for a down payment. This challenge is amplified by rising rents, which has eaten into the amount of money renters have leftover for savings each month after paying expenses.
This week we are going to discuss a loan that is much more common than the government-backed financing options (FHA and VA) that we learned about on my prior blog posts; it’s called a CONVENTIONAL loan. It is by far, one of the most popularread more
There are some people who haven’t purchased homes because they are uncomfortable taking on the obligation of a mortgage. However, everyone should realize that unless you are living with your parents rent-free, you are paying a mortgage – eitherread more