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5 Steps to a Better Appraisal

Photo by La Miko from Pexels The phrase, “trust, but verify” was made famous by President Ronald Reagan in the 1980s.  Reagan adopted this signature phrase and frequently used it to describe U.S. relations with the Soviet Union during the Cold War.  In a sense, much of the initial home purchasing experience begins with the same “trust, but […]

The Scoop on PMI

Photo by Lisa Fotios from Pexels You sit in the lobby.  The news is just too much to bear so you stand up and pace the hallways, awaiting the outcome. Your mortgage lender meets you halfway down the corridor, and with solemn eyes says, “Sir, I regret to inform you that you will have to pay PMI each […]

Why Now is a Great Time To Sell Your House

As we near the end of the year, more homeowners are realizing the benefits of today’s sellers’ market. Record-breaking home price appreciation, growing equity, low inventory, and competitive mortgage rates are motivating homeowners to make a move that addresses their changing lifestyles. All of this and more makes now a great time to sell your […]

5 Tips to Sell Your Home Fast

Photo by Maël BALLAND from Pexels Let’s face it – you want to sell your home fast, right? Nobody wants to be sitting around for a few months (or longer) waiting for someone to buy up their home. When you’re ready to go, you’re ready to go.  Here are a few tips to help your home go fast.  […]