Excellent Resource Now Available: "Understanding Credit"

We would like to pass on to you an excellent free resource called "Understanding Credit." It's an easy to read, downloadable document that covers topics like what your credit score is, how it is derived, how fast your score could change, how to improve your score and so much more. Click the graphic ...
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The True Impact Of The Fed Increasing Short-Term Interest Rates

So WHAT if the Federal Reserve increases short-term interest rates? What does this mean for real estate?  If the Fed hikes today or before the end of 2015, don't expect a big change in long-term rates just yet. As any rate hike will likely be carefully managed to include a statement indicating the ...
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Your Home Equity Line Of Credit: Knowing Your Draw Period

A home equity line of credit (HELOC) is a common way to tap into a portion of the equity in your home. These loans provide access to a predetermined amount of money for a certain period of time on an interest only basis at a variable rate. The draw period, the timeframe allowing you to tap into thes ...
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Two Additional Ways To Stand Out In A Multiple-Offer Market

As a follow up for our realtor partners from last weeks post on getting your contract accepted in a multiple-offer market, I would like to offer two additional ideas and as always to contact us to discuss these and other ideas you have. Regarding the homeowners inspection: Consider including a st ...
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