First Time Home Buying

3 Alternative Home Loan Options for People with Bad Credit

Great credit allows people to get the best interest rates on various types of loans. Bad credit is usually the result of late bill payments, bankruptcy, foreclosure and loan defaults. Rebuilding your credit score can be a time-consuming affair and just because you have bad credit doesn’t mean you can’t buy a home. In this article, we review 3 alternative financing options for the home buyer that has...

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Buying New Homes vs. Older Homes: Which Is Better?

Why Buy New Construction? The main reason people buy new homes is their novelty. No one has lived in the space, which provides a “clean slate” feeling that many buyers prefer. Buying during the build-out also means you’ll have the ability to customize features or finishes to your personal tastes. There is nothing like getting exactly what you want, whether it's a 200-bottle wine cellar built into...

Insurance for Your New Home, What You Will Need

If you have just purchased a new home, you should ensure that you have insurance. Insurance for your new home is important. It offers protection for you and your family in case you need it. It is a good idea to get homeowners' insurance as soon as possible to make sure you have the protection you need. Types of Insurance for Your New Home There are a few types of insurance that you get for your...

First Time Homeowner Checklist, Must-Haves for Your First Home Purchase

First Time Homeowner Checklist, Must-Haves for Your First Home Purchase

The real estate market is competitive, and getting a new house, especially for new homeowners can take longer than imagined. Before you get a new home, there are a few things you need to consider. And with the right kind of information, the process of acquiring a new home will be less daunting. Here is a rundown of must-haves for your first home purchase. Homeowner’s Insurance Policy With...

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