Working with an Inspector

The rule of real estate is to get your money’s worth. When you are looking into finding a place, you will want to make sure that the rule immediately applies. One way to make sure that you are getting more for your money is by finding the right inspector. This...

What Makes A “Green” Home?

While “green” has become quite the buzzword when it comes to home building and design, what exactly it means isn’t always clear. There are a few standards for eco-friendly homes, but the term “green” doesn’t have a universal...

What Happens To My Mortgage When I Sell My Home

You’ve decided to make the plunge and sell you home. More than a few people have innocently asked me, “What happens to my mortgage when I sell my home?” If you own a home, you undoubtedly are carrying a mortgage on it. A mortgage is simply a loan from a bank or...

Things to Look for When Buying Real Estate

There are all kinds of things you will want to consider when buying the real estate that your family will call home. The problem is that far too many get caught up in the small or cosmetic details of the purchase and search that they forget the primary needs of the...