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Five ways to start building equity in a home

Five ways to start building equity in a home
 OMG Alyssa 6/19/2019 7:10 AM
Buying a home is not easy, so many decisions. Big decisions, little decisions, forever decisions! Buying a home can sometimes feel like an overwhelming commitment, paying a mortgage every month for 30 years! Pay off your home faster, build equity in your new home and increase your home’s value with these tips!   Read More

The best landscaping for Summer that will increase home value

The best landscaping for Summer that will increase home value
 OMG Ellie 5/29/2019 8:52 AM
No one wants their house to be the drabbest one on the block! Homeowners it’s time you boosted the look of your home for Summer! If not for you then do it to sell! You’ll be amazed at what a little yard work can do for your curb appeal! Read More

Summer negotiating tactics for home buyers

Summer negotiating tactics for home buyers
 OMG Ellie 5/22/2019 8:08 AM
Have you always wanted a house with a dream kitchen, large garage and safe neighborhood, but have never been able to seal the deal? Buying your dream home doesn’t have to cost you a hefty purchase price, there’s always a little room for negotiating to take place! Read More

Renovations that don’t increase home value

Renovations that don’t increase home value
 OMG Ellie 4/24/2019 10:05 AM
As a homeowner you may think that it's easy to add value to your home with small renovations, but that's not always the case! Take a look at this list of things that don't really help increase home value. Read More

How to buy a second home and rent the first

How to buy a second home and rent the first
 OMG Ellie 4/17/2019 9:36 AM
Buying a second home to rent is no easy task. Not only does it involve doing a lot of preparation, but it takes time to make sure they are done right! Follow these steps to help you along the way to stay effective while renting out your second home! Read More

How to manage two mortgages at the same time for second-time home buyers

How to manage two mortgages at the same time for second-time home buyers
 OMG Ellie 3/20/2019 8:33 AM
Knowing how to buy a home while trying to sell your existing home is a task that not everyone is prepared for. That's why homebuyers need to understand their options when it comes to buying a second home and juggling two mortgages at once, such as setting a budget, renting, refinancing or selling. Read More

What you need to know about the escrow process

What you need to know about the escrow process
 OMG Ellie 3/6/2019 7:53 AM
A helpful tool for any person looking to buy or sell a home is an escrow account. But, first you need to learn how to use it and why it can be helpful to have! Read More

House hunting 101 for first-time home buyers

House hunting 101 for first-time home buyers
 OMG Ellie 2/27/2019 8:06 AM
As a first-time homebuyer, house hunting can be a confusing and stressful event that most homebuyers are not ready for. To fully understand the difference between online and in-person house hunting, there are some things you need to know that will help you find the perfect home for you! Read More

Understanding what a home warranty is and whether you need it

Understanding what a home warranty is and whether you need it
 OMG Ellie 2/20/2019 8:56 AM
When it comes to protecting your home, many home buyers don't know which way to turn. To fully understand how to use a home warranty, there are certain things you need to know before you can make the decision! Read More

How to increase the value of your home

How to increase the value of your home
 OMG Ellie 2/13/2019 8:26 AM
For many homeowners, home equity can seem like a foreign term that not many know how it effects your pocket! However, with the help of this blog homeowners can learn the best ways to start building on their home's equity. Read More