Buying a Home in Summer (What You Want To Know Wednesdays)
The home buying season is upon us! The warmer months are typically the time to buy. There are several open houses, and it’s easier to examine houses in the sunshine. You also have a great opportunity to explore the neighborhood and imagine all of the summer BBQ’s you...
Does This Sound Like You? 4 Scenarios for Choosing an ARM Loan
Here's something that might surprise you --an adjustable-rate mortgage (ARM) isn't a bad loan! True, some years ago, this type of home loan was linked to the bubble burst in the housing market, but it wasn't the loan. The problem was that banks recommended an ARM when they shouldn't have...
How to Win a Homebuying Bidding War Without Going Over Your Budget
Summer is almost here! The weather isn’t the only thing that is heating up -- so is the competition for buying a home! Warmer months are a favorite time for home buying so don’t be surprised if you find yourself in a bidding war with other home buying hopefuls.