How to Increase Your Home’s Value Using Curb Appeal

Did you know improving the curb appeal of your home could drastically increase its value? The exterior part of a home is like a book cover since it portrays what’s inside. Whether a person intends to sell or just make some improvements, adding curb appeal is usually cheaper and easier to make the home appear […]

Five Steps Before You Sell Your Home

The property market is fluctuating and a lot of people are buying and selling their homes. If you want to get the most for your money, there are a few steps you should take to improve the cost of the property. Whether you’ve lived in the home for years or are just staying there temporarily, […]

Top Tips for Boosting the Value of Your House in 2021

Whether your mind is set on a house move within the next year, or you’re simply laying down the groundwork for a hypothetical move sometime in the distant future, any homeowner stands to benefit from keeping one eye on the value of their home. Here are a few ways to ensure that your house will […]

Timeshare Maintenance Fees Drain Owner’s Wallets

As you begin the process of budgeting and saving money, it’s important to spend some time evaluating whether your timeshare is helping you or hurting you. Timeshares are an expensive proposition, and they tend to drain the wallets of their owners over time. If you have a timeshare, chances are you’re spending far more money […]

5 Mortgage Tips For First-Time Homebuyers

Owning a home is still very much a part of the American Dream. But for some, it can feel like it’ll always be a dream deferred. With the costs of (and demand for) real estate continuing to climb and wages stay stagnant, it may seem like you’ll never be able to achieve your goal. But […]

Alternative Heat Sources to Keep you Warm and Save You Money

Winter is in the air here in the Northeast, and it’s time to start thinking about heating the home for the upcoming season. There are many options to keep warm in winter. Obviously, there might be limits where you live and the type of primary furnace you have, but I’m going to run through the […]

What Are Professionals Overlooking In Their Portfolio?

You probably have a 401k and some protection that is available to you through your employer. These are all great ways to get your feet wet in the financial planning world. Some who have done individual research might have even opened up an IRA or 529 plan on their own.

Economic Activity Effecting Apartments

If you have ever tried to rent an apartment before or you simply know someone who has then you should already be aware of the idea that apartments can be volatile when it comes to the overall economy. A landlord not only wants to generate a profit, but they may need to continue paying a […]

Finding Home Insurance for Your Non-Conventional Home

Getting homeowners insurance is part and parcel when you own your own home. Homeowners insurance protects your home in instances of a burglary, fire and even water damage. But because every home is different, the amount of protection you need may or may not be different from your neighbor, friend or in-law. If you are […]

Breaking it even: To buy a home or just continue renting?

For many people, owning a home is the fulfilment of their childhood dreams. For others, not so. Purchasing a home is one of life’s biggest decisions most of us will make, while others will content themselves with just renting for the rest of their lives. Which one are you? Advantages and Disadvantages of Owning a […]