If you’re looking to get into the housing market in the Naples area, one way to do that is by looking for short sales or foreclosures. These occasionally come up even in high-end areas and can be a golden opportunity to get into a seemingly prohibitive market. However, purchasing a foreclosure or short sale home..
In short, a broker is a third party that has access to mortgage products from multiple lenders. The broker does not actually lend you the money. The lender is the financial institution that brings the funds to the closing table, and who you will pay your mortgage to each month. Pros and Cons of Using..
In a perfect world, your neighbors are your friends. You love your neighborhood, and everyone works together to make it an attractive, safe, and friendly place to live. In the real world, we all know someone who has “that neighbor” that doesn’t fit the mold. For homebuyers searching for a new home, checking out the..
The term “green” is getting a lot of attention these days. From green cleaning supplies that minimize the use of toxic chemicals, to green technology in automobile manufacturing that reduces CO emissions and dependence on gas, it’s only natural to see green homebuilding practices becoming commonplace as well. While manufacturers of green products may in..
Whether you’re a new empty-nester looking to downsize or a retiree looking for a second home, planning ahead and looking for features conducive to aging in place can save you money and hassle down the road. If you plan to age in place in your next home, keep these 5 house-hunting tips in mind when..