Renovation loans are an essential part of the real estate industry. While they may not be used in every transaction, these programs often assist with buying and selling, and they can be crucial for increasing home values and improving...
If you’re self-employed or married to someone who is, you know first-hand the challenges that running your own business, no matter how big or how small, can be. When someone works for another company and shows up for work...
The FHA is one of the most important government organizations in the real-estate industry. Many homeowners count on FHA loans, and we receive lots of questions about this type of financing. To help create better-informed borrowers, this is the...
Although the rate of foreclosures has significantly declined since the recession that started in 2008, it still remains a concern for homeowners all across the country. Whether you are currently having trouble making payments, foresee potential issues in the...
You’re ready to quit paying rent checks and finally purchase a home, but your tight budget simply won’t allow you to save for a down payment. You’re not alone, as many people struggle with this issue, and it often...
The United States Department of Agriculture is one of the most important organizations for national homeownership. While the office may be associated with raising livestock, growing crops, and monitoring food safety, they also stimulate the real estate market in...
Choosing a loan can be difficult. With so many programs and options, knowing which one is right for your needs is confusing, overwhelming you to the point of frustration. But there is a right loan for you.  While every person...
In one of the most watched political developments in recent memory is the decision by British voters to leave the European Union. This “exit” narrowly passed and the EU is still deciding what to do next. What the impact of Brexit...
Down payment requirements can keep many would-be homeowners from entering the real estate market, but one solution is to get a gift from a real estate agent in the form of their commission.  This process can seem complex, but with...
Home prices in the San Diego market are increasing, and it will affect many different elements of local real estate. From sales times to military housing, the price increase will have an effect (both good and bad) on the...