When disaster strikes, often your home insurance is not enough to cover losses. An umbrella policy serves as an additional layer of coverage. Read on to see how purchasing an umbrella policy can protect you and your assets.
Choosing a real estate agent is a big decision. What are the questions to ask when choosing a realtor to buy a home? Real estate experts suggest seven important ones.
In recent months home prices in many areas have risen sharply while rent prices have mostly leveled off. The decision to rent or buy may be more difficult than ever.
An easy-to-read and quick look at 16 commonly misunderstood home buying mortgage terms. Learn about PMI, ARM, discount points, underwriting and more.
Daniel Bortz from Realtor.com put together a list of 7 home buying tips from the perspective of what NOT to do.
A helpful look at the importance of making sure your eyes aren’t bigger than your bank account before signing your mortgage contract.
Even if you won’t begin house hunting for a year or more, it’s never too early to start gathering the paperwork you’ll need to get a mortgage. Amy Fontinelle from Interest.com answers the question “What is on a Mortgage Application?”
It’s a great thing when you learn from your own mistakes. The next best thing? Learning from another’s. Here, you’ll do just that. Trent Hamm from The Simple Dollar writes about the 12 things he and his wife should have considered before buying their first home. His “errors,” as he calls them, not conscious mistakes, […]
Here’s a great list of 10 questions to ask before buying a house; things like whether there are sex offenders in the neighborhood, what your commute will be, how do the schools rank in the area. Check them out.
Did you know you have control over your home buying closing costs? You do! Abby Hayes from Dough Roller shares 9 awesome ways to save on closing costs.