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How Long Does It Take To Purchase a Home?

How Long Does It Take To Purchase a Home?   We are "gotta have it now" society. When we see something we want we can often times have the delivery scheduled to come to our house within 24 hours with just a few clicks of a mouse. So why does it take so long to purchase a home? The reality …

How To Read Your Credit Report

You can have your credit run as often as once a quarter and it won't have any long term effects on your overall score. However, having a copy of your credit report doesn't do you any good if you don't know how to read it. Identification Believe it or not, you or the person that runs your credit, may input …

YOU ARE CLEAR TO CLOSE! Now What?

This is the seventh and final post in our 'Now What?' blog series designed to help those people that want to become homeowners, but have no idea what to do. You Are Clear To Close!  Now What? Great job!  You are almost a homeowner!  To insure your success here are a few suggestions to help you cross your finish line. NEXT ARTICLE:  …

What Not To Do After You Are Under Contract

You are given a list of things to do by each industry professional that you will work with during the process of your transaction. What about the things that you are NOT supposed to do after you are under contract? Every time that we meet with a client we do our best to explain to that what not to do …

The Importance Of A Well Written Purchase Offer

Don't Overlook A Well Written Purchase Offer Some of the first things you may worry about during your journey will be the final sales price and your closing day. Although, there are some other things you want to take into consideration especially when preparing your purchase offer to the seller. Reality television shows make the negotiation between the buyer and …

Communication Is Key When Purchasing A Home

Have you ever spent hours, days, and even weeks trying to get a hold of a customer service representative and still had no luck? Now turn it around, have you ever not returned a call or email of someone trying to help you? Communication is key! It is funny what happens in life when you turn things around and walk …