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9 Tools Every First Time Homebuyer Should Have

You’ve purchased your first home and are getting settled, you get to start decorating and making it your own. Something you’ll quickly find you need are tools. There are a ton of tools out there, but here are the nine tools every first time homebuyer should have. Cordless Drill – This power tool will become […]

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5 Tips for Choosing the Best Mortgage for You

The type of mortgage you choose could save you thousands of dollars over the life of your mortgage. Take your time and make sure you have all the facts before making a final decision. Download Your Home Loan Toolkit  for a free step-by-step guide with worksheets that help you work through each step in the […]

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Single Story Ranch Vs Two Story Home

If you are thinking of buying or building a new home, at some point you will have to consider the pros and cons of a single story Vs two story home. There are advantages to both styles of home so it’s important to know which style would work best for your family and lifestyle. Many […]

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Finished Bonus Room or Guest Suite

Is it worth the cost to add a finished bonus room or guest suite to your house or when building a new home? There are many reasons people consider adding a finished bonus room or guest suite to their house or new home construction project. They are about to build a new home and it […]

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7 Tips to Get Your Home Ready for Summer

Summer is finally here with longer days and warmer weather. It’s time to get out the barbecue grill and spend some fun evenings and weekends with family and friends out on the deck or patio. Here are 7 tips to get your home ready for summer so you and your family and friends can kick […]

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Odd Shaped Window Covering Options

Moving into your new home is such an exciting time. Your new home is a blank canvas and you get to decide where to put everything and how to decorate it. As you start looking at your windows thinking about coverings, you see it…that odd shaped window. You think to yourself “how do I cover […]

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Multi-Generational Homes With First and Second Floor Owner’s Suites

Homes with first and second floor owner’s suites, often referred to as multigenerational homes, have become very popular in the last 10 years. Some multi-generational homes have separate entrances and small kitchens in guest suites for more privacy and independence, however all areas are typically connected to the main house for security and economy. According […]

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Should A Veteran Always Use A VA Loan?

The VA loan program is a great benefit for veterans and with 21 million VA home loans it seems like a no-brainer that veterans would take advantage of this benefit. But should a veteran always use a VA loan? The answer is no, but let me explain. There are many reasons to use the VA […]