Hiring a Contractor

It seems there is always something we could do to our home to add value. If you are not one for the “do it yourself” projects, here are some tips to help you hire the perfect contractor for your needs: Ask for Referrals Recommendations are always best. Friends and family will never guide you in…

Home Inspection Mess Up- Now What?

A very important part of the home buying process is the home inspection. In some rare cases, it is possible for home inspectors to miss a potential problem with the home of interest. So, the question is, what to do when something has been missed and you’ve already moved. In one instance, a couple bought…

4 Quick Tips On Moving in For Less

We have all been there, you move into your new home and instantly find yourself completely overwhelmed by the need to unpack, hang pictures, repair shaky furniture etc. but not only has your energy escaped you, your wallet is feeling a little less full as well. Here are five tips under $5 to help get…

Short Sale Process Improved and Foreclosures Avoided

It seems in the news there has been a lot of talk of foreclosures and how torturous the short sale process is. To avoid losing homes to foreclosure due to long response times for short sale transactions, three senators introduced legislation to speed up the short sale process. Senators Lisa Murkowski (R-Alaska), Scott Brown (R-Massachusetts),…