To Rent or to Buy A Home? That Is The Question

Many renters find themselves in a state of perplexity - they often ask themselves at least once, should I keep renting or should I buy a home? And often, the answer to this perplexity is buying a home, especially for those who think of the bigger picture. You better believe it applies even in a crowded market for real estate. Renting - What Are the Pros? Depending on which part of the country you are from, renting has its share of advantages. A primary advantage is that your monthly rent payment Read more [...]

Purchasing A Home After Foreclosure

Yes, buying a home after a recent foreclosure is possible, but homebuyers shouldn't apply for mortgages without thinking over it carefully. There are many lenders who would take advantage of your current credit standing. Your options are limited. Nonetheless, this does not mean you have to accept a terrible mortgage loan. Read more [...]

A Homeowner’s Options Under A Conditional Agreement

This is the scenario: You place an advertisement offering your house for sale. You have talked with several possible buyers but nothing had progressed beyond the preliminary stage. Then here comes an agent who brokers for a client willing to buy your house under your terms, subject however to a certain condition. There is one problem though because you will have to wait while your buyer is in the process of selling his own house before he can proceed with the transaction. Will you agree to these terms, and what will be the repercussions? Read more [...]