Category Archives: For Buyers

7 tips for buyers when faced with low home inventory

1. Finance Have your finances in order: Know how much house you can truly afford, repair any credit issues, have your down payment in hand, and delay major purchases. 2. Pre-approved Get pre-approved for a mortgage, over and above getting pre-qualified. 3. Must-haves Determine in advance which home features are “must-have” and which features are “nice-to-have.” 4. Contingencies Know what contingencies you...
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Finance Information

How much home can you afford? Use our finance center to learn about your loan options below. There are several loan programs available, and depending on your credit history, there is bound to be one that is perfect for you. Here are a few examples of the most popular programs offered today:

FIXED-RATE LOANS

The fixed-rate mortgage...
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Thinking Of Stucco?

Many newer homes are now being sided with artificial stucco siding, or EIFS (Exterior Insulation Finishing Systems). This is essentially polystyrene foam with a base coat, reinforcement mesh, then another base coat and then a finishing coat of stucco over the top. This is a terrific product, as it adds insulation value to the home,...
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