refinance

Valuing your house

If you want to sell or refinance, it’s very important to understand the true value of your home.  Many factors impact your home’s value, including: Market demand Recent sales in your immediate area (comps) The condition of your ...
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How to Get Interior Design on a Budget

Whether you just bought a home or decided to stay in your existing home, some interior design is in order. You want to remodel; you want to repaint, but you could use some advice. We’ve got some tips ...
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Plumbing Tip: Check Water Supply Lines

Every toilet and sink in your home has water supply lines that connect to the home’s freshwater system. A toilet will have one supply line and every sink has two – one for hot and one for cold. ...
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5 Ideas to Improve Summer Outdoor Living

In addition to rinsing the dust and debris off the pavers and cleaning up tables and chairs, consider some of these ideas to maximize your summer outdoor living experience. 1 | Do something shady Adding extra shade can ...
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Rate Increase by Fed of 0.25%

What does Fed Rate Increase Mean for Mortgage Rates? Not much now. This week saw the first rate increase by the Federal Reserve, as they raised their key interest rate by a quarter point for the first time ...
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The Adjustable Rate Mortgage – Don’t F...

The Value of ARMs Besides helping lift things, hugging and being the perfect place to attach your hands, ARMs can play another important role in your life. I’m speaking of Adjustable Rate Mortgages (ARM). These got pretty scarce ...
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