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Before Buying A Home, See What’s Right For You [Infographic]

No matter what stage you're at in life, deciding where to live is an important part of your future. Choosing and buying the right home for you requires much thought. The following infographic highlights the different perks and drawbacks between a single family...

5 Really Obvious Reasons It’s Time To Stop Renting And Buy

1. Start Building Equity You want to build equity because it is one of largest sources of net worth for an individual and can be borrowed against if you need it in the future. You build equity on a home as you pay off your mortgage. Home equity is the value you own on...

Everything You Wanted To Know About North Tustin Homes For Sale

Interested in North Tustin homes for sale? First let’s learn a little bit about the city. North Tustin is located just outside the city limits of Tustin, CA with a population of 25,281 and is also known as Tustin Foothills which includes the communities of Cowan...

What TV Can Teach You About Real Estate

What's the most fun and easy way to learn more about real estate? Watch some TV about it! There are tons of television programs about real estate, DIY renovations, home improvement and more that can teach you the basics of home buying and selling. I’ve chosen some of...

What Buyers Want In Today’s Market [Infographic]

What Buyers Want In Today’s Market [Infographic]

Spring is in the air and buyers are on the real estate market, looking for a new home, itching for new inventory. Every buyer has their own list of wants and needs, but statistics show that most buyers are looking for two things: A 3-bedroom home with at least 2...

7 Lessons About Home Renovations You Need To Learn

Whether you are renovating your home to up the value or to finally start making all of those changes you talked about when you first moved in, it's time to sit back and learn a few lessons before you begin. Home renovations are costly, time consuming but ultimately...

5 Common Mortgages for Home Buyers

5 Common Mortgages for Home Buyers

Financing your home purchase is the most important part of buying a home. The mortgage you decide on will influence your financial life for many years to come. Before looking into your mortgaging options, assess your finances. How much can you put down as a deposit?...

7 Signs It’s Time To Buy A House

1. Interest rates are good. When interest rates are low, it’s a good time to buy because that means you’ll be paying less in the long run. Interest rates are looking good right now but they’re going to be rising soon. Historically low right now but are projected to...

How Can I Get the Best Coverage on a Home Warranty?

How Can I Get the Best Coverage on a Home Warranty?

New homeowners are always excited for moving day. At last, they have a place to call their own. They look forward to decorating and maybe some remodeling or an addition. Their plans rarely include fixing what they thought were perfectly good appliances, HVAC systems,...