Things to Know When Buying FHA

Saturday, March 22nd, 2014

Given the increase in popularity in FHA loans over the last five years, it is becoming even more important for both potential buyers and realtors to understand FHA’s minimum property standards.  While the standards do not vary greatly from Conventional or even VA guidelines, there are differences that do warrant attention. (more…)

Buying a rental property- Is it really worth it?

Saturday, March 1st, 2014

For the sake of diversification, many homeowners will search to spread their assets across a variety of different investment platforms, and rental properties can be one of those attractive alternatives.  Below you find a lot of useful information that you can use when deciding whether or not an investment in real estate is right for you.

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Home Prices Increased in 2013

Wednesday, February 12th, 2014

It’s not common to see various seemingly contradictory articles on the housing market.  Some indicating the recovery of the housing market, some rejoicing about increasing home sales prices, followed by articles indicating the housing market is at its lowest volume in a decade and some even contradicting others stating prices are still dropping.  (more…)