Home Improvement

3 Types of Renovations that Increase the Value of Your Home

October 03, 2017 / Posted by Matt Reilly

In the state the real estate market is nowadays, it is not easy to sell a house. But there are always houses to be sold, and people to buy them. You either need to be patient and wait for that one buyer to come along, or you can be proactive and try to speed up the process.

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Home Improvement

Highest ROI Capital Home Improvements

February 25, 2016 / Posted by Thierry Godard

 

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Home Improvement

5 Home Improvement Loan Calculator Sites to Bookmark Today

February 18, 2016 / Posted by Chris

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Home Improvement, Uncategorized

The Real Reasons Your Refinance Hinges on the Appraisal

February 01, 2016 / Posted by Chris

Ah, you’ve made the decision to refinance your home. You’ve chosen your lender, filled out your loan application, turned in your paperwork, agreed to your loan terms, and you are just waiting on...the appraisal.

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Home Improvement, Infographics

6 Inexpensive Home Improvement Ideas to Do Before an Appraisal [Infographic]

January 29, 2015 / Posted by Chris

Mortgage rates continue to stay low and that has a lot of homeowners wondering if they should refinance their mortgage. According to a recent report from the Mortgage Bankers Association, and published on WSJ.com, approximately 56% of 30-year mortgages have an interest rate above 4%. And 24% of 30-year mortgages have an interest rate over 4.5%. With interest rates that are well below 4% it seems that there is a lot of opportunity for homeowners to save by refinancing.

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Refinancing 101, Home Improvement

A Little Known Alternative to Home Improvement Loans

August 14, 2014 / Posted by Chris

Do you have a long list of repairs and home improvements that you want to make? Maybe you've been thinking about a new kitchen ever since the kids have moved out.

Most big home improvement projects get finance in one way or another. Usually people look at traditional financing options through a bank like standard home improvement loans. Some homeowners might consider a home equity loan or a second mortgage to get finance their dream renovation.

The truth is you don't always have to take out another loan. Instead, you could let the equity in your house pay for its own improvements. But we're not talking about home equity loans. This is a financing option a lot of homeowners forget about.

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Home Improvement

Cheap Home Improvement Ideas That Increase the Value of Your Home

July 14, 2014 / Posted by Chris

One of the most important considerations in selling your home is getting the highest sale price possible. Home improvements that increase your home’s value can cost a fortune, and what’s worse, the time and cost of some improvements don’t add enough value to justify the effort. These five inexpensive ideas can add style and function to your home, attract more potential buyers, and enable you to sell your home at a higher price.

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