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Organize Your Storage Unit

Organize Your Storage Unit

Are you planning to move your personal belongings into storage while your home is for sale? Will you be moving into a rental while house hunting, and you need a short-term place to keep the items you won’t need right…

Using Gift Money For a Down Payment

Using Gift Money For a Down Payment

Following up on a previous post about down payments, receiving cash to use towards the down payment for your house is a generous gift. Especially considering that some loans require you to pay at least 20 percent of the purchase…

What is an HOA?

What is an HOA?

If you’re considering buying a home in a planned community, townhouse or condo, you’ll more than likely become part of a Homeowners Association (HOA). Maybe you’ve heard this term before, but aren’t sure what an HOA is or what it…

Moving an Elderly Loved One

Moving an Elderly Loved One

Is it time to move your elderly loved one to a smaller house or one that is closer to you? If so, you may be starting to feel a little stressed. This is normal. Helping an older friend or relative…

Curious about down payments?

Curious about down payments?

If you’ve been struggling to get enough money fort the ideal 20% down, stop struggling!  Not only are there a number of loans out there for qualified people at much less than 20%, there are programs to help!   Check…

How to Save on Homeowners Insurance

How to Save on Homeowners Insurance

When buying a house, you don’t just have to consider the purchase price. You also need to factor in the cost of homeowners insurance. The good news is — there are ways you can save on your monthly premium. Here’s…