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Aug 6.2020

Homebuying Prep 101

Buying your first home is a big deal. Not only is it going to be the biggest financial decision of your life so far, but it’s also kind of permanent—no...

Aug 4.2020

The How-To Guide on Family Meal Planning

There are many benefits to planning your family’s meals for the week or the month. It saves you time and money by helping you stick to a shopping list of...

Aug 3.2020

Money, Money, Money! A Primer on Financial Security

Money can be a major source of stress at times, but it doesn’t have to bum you out. Ask yourself: are you the master of your money or is your money owning...

Jul 31.2020

Cover Your Ground: 7 Curb Appeal Ideas for Your Yard

When it comes to curb appeal, most people think of bright green yards, flowers in every color of the rainbow, and cute front porch furniture. While these...

Jul 30.2020

When to Apply For a Mortgage

Time is of the essence. This saying is extra-true for real estate transactions. In today’s market, buyers should be ready to make an offer fast. Homes are...

Jul 29.2020

Short Sale: A Short-Sighted Move?

Despite its name, a short sale has nothing to do with height. Instead, such a transaction is a means to take a property off the market quicker when the...

Jul 28.2020

Preparing for Back to School during a Pandemic

With the school year quickly approaching, many parents (and teachers!) are struggling with the choices that lay ahead. Because of the global pandemic,...

Jul 24.2020

Am I Buying a House Out of my Budget?

Congrats! You’ve finally found the house. Open floorplan. Walk-in closets. Beautifully landscaped gardens with an assortment of flowering annuals the...

Jul 22.2020

Conventional Loan: Explained

Buying a new home is one of the most exciting times of our lives: swiping through photos online, touring homes, picking out paint swatches, and packing up...

Jul 21.2020

#Shelfie: Pinterest-worthy shelving ideas

Whether it’s dry goods, plants, mementos or some other item, shelving can add form and function to any space. But don’t resign yourself to ordinary shelves...

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