Many Americans got some depressing news this week; either their tax return was not as large as they had hoped or, in some cases, they were told they owed additional money to either the Federal or State government or both. One way to save on taxes is to own your own home. According to the Tax
Some Highlights: Historically, the choice between renting or buying a home has been a close decision. Looking at the percentage of income needed to rent a median-priced home today (30%), vs. the percentage needed to buy a median-priced home (15%), the choice becomes obvious. Every market is different. Before you renew your lease again, find
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The Arizona Department of Housing, acting jointly with the Arizona Home Foreclosure Prevention Funding Corporation and the Arizona Housing Finance Authority has created programs to assist Arizonans statewide who are looking to become homeowners. The first program (Home Plus Home Loan Program) is geared to assist creditworthy renters who can afford a mortgage but lack
In this post we'll share a handful of tips that you may find helpful if you're searching for a family-friendly neighborhood in a new city.
In today's blog post we'll share a few tips for how to manage a buying and selling transaction simultaneously without being overwhelmed by them.
In this post we'll look at a number of these closing costs and what you will be expected to pay when you buy that next dream home.
Buying a house, condo or townhouse is an exciting and rewarding time which tends to be a lot of fun. However, along the way you'll need to make a number of decisions - including whether you want to buy a pre-owned home or one that has been built recently.
If you have been declined for a mortgage, you may think that home ownership is out of reach. However, there are ways to turn a rejection into an approval and to find a more accessible loan. Here are just a few steps you can take to learn about your loan options and get the mortgage that works for you.
When the sale of real estate takes place, a certain amount of time might be allotted after a contract is created but before the transaction is finalized. During this time the buyer may decide not to follow through with the deal set forth in the contract.