• How to Sell or Refinance With Low Equity

    How to Sell or Refinance With Low Equity

    Feel like you’re underwater? Consider these options for low-equity homeowners. Even though the economy is on the upswing, it’s impossible to forget how many people were hit hard by the housing crisis. You may even be one of them, especially if you’re still dealing with a home that’s underwater. You’re not alone. More than 10%

  • 12 Home Deductions to Help Shrink Your Tax Bill

    12 Home Deductions to Help Shrink Your Tax Bill

    Significant tax savings you won’t want to overlook, whether you bought or sold a home this year. Tax time is quickly approaching — and you know the old saying: Taxes are one of two things you can’t escape in life. Right now, you may be doing the last-minute scramble to pull together all your receipts,

  • 4 Methods for Your Mobile House Hunt Madness

    4 Methods for Your Mobile House Hunt Madness

    Even if it took a few years to truly incorporate smartphone apps into your life, by now one thing is probably clear: there’s no going back. The uber convenience of instant information – anytime, anyplace, at your fingertips – is nothing short of addictive. I know one toddler who is frustrated that her television screen

  • 4 Soothing Insights for Anxious First-Time Buyers

    4 Soothing Insights for Anxious First-Time Buyers

    Anxiety is an autonomic nervous system response that is hard-wired into every human being. It’s part of our instinctive reaction to sensing a danger or threat in the wild – and the wild world of real estate is no exception. Of course, buying a home doesn’t involve an actual, physical threat like the lions or tigers