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Understanding the Mortgage Process

Buying a house is one of the biggest purchases you will ever make, and it’s no surprise for buyers to feel stressed about the process. Feel more empowered and in-the-know before your next home buying journey by walking through each phase of the mortgage process!

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Finally made the decision to go from renter to first-time home buyer? Not sure where to start? No worries! Check out our list of some basic starters that will get you on the way to your dream home.  Read More

February 19, 2019

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What’s better – renting or buying? There’s no universally correct answer to this question but owning may be the better choice for you. Here are five of the top reasons people decide to make the move to own a home and why they love it!  Read More

February 12, 2019

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While buyers tend to mostly focus on listing prices of houses, don’t get surprised by the unforeseen costs of owning a home. Here are some expenses you should factor in and consider during your home buying journey!  Read More

February 5, 2019

Bill Barns

Getting organized around the house is at the top of the to-do list for so many people. The disorganization and clutter, however, can seem insurmountable, especially if you are dealing with close quarters in a small home or apartment. Learn how to get organized even when space is limited with these tips!  Read More

January 29, 2019


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