4 Terrifying Things to Know About Homeowners Associations
May 21, 2018
If you never lived in a development with a homeowners association, you might think that having your lawn mowed for you and not having to take care of the swimming pool sounds great. You might even think you would save a..
Tired of Renting But Not Ready to Buy? Here’s a Solution for You
March 7, 2017
Renting has its perks. Renting is a lot easier to qualify for than purchasing a home. Renters also have the advantages of not having to worry about the property maintenance, insurance, taxes, or fees – they simply pay..
To Buy or To Build: A First-Time Homeowner’s Guide
August 28, 2015
There are a lot of people buying homes out there, many of whom are trying to become homeowners for the first time. With the 2008 financial crisis still close in the rearview (and perhaps a new one brewing), it’s a buy..
How the California Housing Financing Agency Helps First Time Homebuyers
June 10, 2015
California has one of the most challenging real estate markets for first-time homebuyers. Several cities in California have average home prices which far exceed the average person’s ability to pay. With housing prices..
Finding Your Dream Home: 5 Ways to Save Time, Money, and Energy
May 8, 2015
To say the least, finding a dream home is an accomplishment that tops most people’s bucket lists. Whatever the desired location or living requirements of the parties involved, there is no shortage of big decisions..
Getting My First Home Mortgage
April 23, 2013
As some of you may recall, my girlfriend and I are in the midst of purchasing our first home. Previously, I wrote about the importance of a good realtor and the benefits of quality home inspection. Our home buying story would..