FOUNDATION
First Time Home Buying Made Easy
 
 
 movotocms in Tips  •  0 comments

When Is the Best Time To Sell My House?

"House for Sale" Sign Just about everyone “knows” that springtime is the best time to sell your house. But is this always true? Are there other options available for you? Learn about the on-season for selling as well as pros and cons for selling during the off-seasons.

Read the rest of this article »

 
 movotocms in Tips  •  0 comments

What Contingencies Should I Put In My Offer?

contingencies-in-offer-featured You think you've found the perfect house and want to make an offer. However, you are concerned that there may be some issue lurking in the walls or the basement that could cost you a pretty penny. Or maybe you just aren't sure you can get the financing. Never fear – that is what contingencies are for. Learn about what contingencies are, common and less common contingencies, and whether you should include them in your contract.

Read the rest of this article »

 
 movotocms in Tips  •  0 comments

Eight Things You Can Do To Find the Best Homeowners Insurance

home-insurance-featured The home buying process is intense. By the time you've dealt with all the paperwork necessary to get the loan, you might be tempted to grab the first homeowners insurance plan you find. Don't fall into this trap. Having the right insurance policy and be the difference between coming out of a catastrophe on top or being left with nothing. Here are 8 things you need to know about homeowners insurance before you choose your plan.

Read the rest of this article »

 
 movotocms in Tips  •  0 comments

8-Week Comprehensive Moving Checklist

comprehensive-moving-checklist-featured Moving can be stressful because there is so much to do and so much to remember. This comprehensive list will help you know what to do and when to do it so that you don't forget any important details.

Read the rest of this article »

 
 Sara Elliott in Tips  •  0 comments

10 Fall Lawn Maintenance Tips And Essentials

falllawnfeature You've pampered that green expanse all summer, but now that the days are getting shorter, it's time to prepare your lawn for fall and winter. Let's look at 10 ways you can put your lawn to bed in style.

Read the rest of this article »

 
 Sara Elliott in Tips  •  0 comments

11 Overlooked Upgrades That Will Sell Your Home Faster

sellhousefasterfeature The average number of days a home stays on the market can vary, but a few subtle improvements can make your home more attractive to potential buyers.

Read the rest of this article »

 
 Sara Elliott in Tips  •  0 comments

How To Showcase A Bonus Room When Selling Your Home

bonusroomfeature When it comes time to sell your home, a bonus room can be an attractive feature to potential buyers. However, this residential chameleon needs special attention to make it a stand-out space.

Read the rest of this article »

 
 Teri B. Clark in Tips  •  0 comments

8 Questions To Ask Yourself If Your Home Isn’t Selling

homeisntsellingfeature So, you've had your home on the market for more than 30 days and it just isn't selling. What could be the problem? Here are eight questions to ask yourself if your home isn't selling.

Read the rest of this article »

 
 Teri B. Clark in Basics  •  0 comments

Buying A Home With A Homeowner’s Association? Here’s What To Expect

HOAfeature You’ve found the perfect house, but it has a Homeowner's Association. What does this mean for you? Learn about HOAs, what they cover, the benefits, and potential issues before signing on the dotted line.

Read the rest of this article »

 
 Sara Elliott in Tips  •  0 comments

10 Ways To Rethink Storage In The Home

storagefeature Does a family sized load of accumulated stuff have your home almost bursting at the seams? Before you rent a storage unit, or move to new digs, try exploring a few underutilized storage options hiding in your home.

Read the rest of this article »