If you’re like a majority of homeowners today, you have a mortgage with an escrow account. And like most of those homeowners, you understand the basics of escrow, but when it comes to shortages and overages, it can be difficult to keep it all straight.
Many service members have questions about including their civilian partners in the process of getting a VA loan. Here are the top three things that all spouses should know about VA loans.
It seems like you can’t blink these days without someone extolling the virtues of urban farming. What we think of as urban farming today has its roots very firmly planted in the war gardens of World War I and the victory gardens of World War II.
Hazard insurance is a type of insurance policy that protects you, the homeowner, against hazards like wind, fire, storms, earthquakes, floods, firestorms, windquakes, godzillas and all other natural disasters. As long as the hazard that wrecks your house is covered in your policy, you will be protected.
Whether you’re a seasoned homeowner or a first-time home buyer, understanding how your escrow account works can be confusing. But really, it doesn’t have to be. I’ve taken the most important information and broken it down for you so when you’re facing your next escrow analysis, you won’t be freaked out.
Maintaining proper attic ventilation on your home is important. The most common way to vent an attic is through the eaves and soffits of the roof. But what do you do if your house is designed with no eaves or shallow soffits? Look no further. I have the answers you seek!
The major factor holding me back from owning a weird house is the idea of actually living in it. It’s something that sounds better in theory, rather than in practice, and I’m just not sure I’m up for the commitment. Here are some things for you to consider when you’re in the market to buy that crazy house of your dreams.
In an effort to make life easier, we sometimes make it more complicated than it should be. A lot of our clients call us to ask questions or make adjustments to their mortgages, when it’s actually easier – and faster – to do online! I’ll break down the amount of clients who called in the month of December and provide a solution that could have made their lives easier!
Why is my little house such a heat miser? Is it because it’s actually a sauna? Is it because I have too much insulation? Turns out, the lack of proper ventilation in my attic is to blame. Come with me on a journey to learn more about why attic ventilation, although controversial, is important.
My son, Jude, was only 4 years old when he discovered Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. He admired his strength of character, his charisma and his beliefs. But when he learned what Dr. King was fighting for, he grew to love him even more. Five years later, Dr. King remains my son’s hero, and here’s why.