If you’re eager to buy a home but can’t quite afford that 20% down payment, it might be tempting to purchase private mortgage insurance (PMI). PMI is the only option for some homebuyers, but for others, it is a choice. Today we’re going to look at why and how you should avoid paying PMI.
Owning real estate can make a big difference on your tax return, so make sure that you’re taking advantage of all the deductions you’re entitled to.
Many people don’t have a clear understanding of the purpose of short sales or how they actually work.
Buying city real estate doesn’t just give you a place to live; it can also be a very smart financial move.
The Fiscal Cliff negotiations earlier this year created new tax breaks for homeowners, and extended others.
Seven clever tips to help you get your mortgage payments on the fast track.
If you lost your home due to foreclosure, you probably haven’t given up on the dream of owning a new home. The good news is that a number of guidelines have changed which may allow you an opportunity to buy that new home sooner than you think.
When you commission a home inspection, you should be present for it. Here are 3 reasons why.
It is illogical and foolish to throw away or waste something that you need, which is why many people experience a sinking feeling whenever they are forced to do so. Unfortunately, many have to see their hard-earned money practically disappear without any material benefit to them, thanks to the existence of debt and debt servicing. Borrowing Read More »
Experienced home sellers know that reaching a sales agreement with a potential buyer can be just the start of the negotiation process.