Posted on June 27, 2018 by April Strickland.
If you’ve thought about selling your home or you’re somewhere in the process, odds are you’ve heard something about staging your home. The internet is flooded with information on the do’s and don’ts of home staging and why you need to have that throw pillow perfectly placed on your couch. While there are some people […]
Posted on April 25, 2018 by April Strickland.
Tom Snogles is the owner of Sun Power Lawn Care, a quiet electric lawn care business in Gainesville, FL. Good landscaping isn’t just about making your neighbors envious. Healthy, properly maintained grass and plants can actually protect the investment you’ve made in your home. So often, the Sun Power Lawn Care team finds landscaping […]
Posted on January 3, 2018 by April Strickland.
The lending process to buy a home for many can be confusing at best and convoluted and frustrating at worst. There are a lot of misconceptions about debt and the lending process. We asked a local Lender, Brian Goldman with Leap Mortgage, to peel back the layers on some of the most common questions […]
Posted on November 27, 2017 by April Strickland.
It’s almost Spring, and that means house buying season is about to arrive! Buying a house is a big undertaking. Below are a few tips to help you find your dream home. Check Your Credit Mortgage lenders are going to take a look at your credit score to help them determine the rates they’ll offer […]
Posted on August 23, 2017 by April Strickland.
Many renters have nightmares about getting their security deposit back. If you’ve heard stories about friends or family that did all they could and they still lost their deposit, it might make you wonder if your landlord is some sort of scam artist looking to suck your wallets dry. It’s an unpleasant thing to have […]
Posted on July 31, 2017 by April Strickland.
You’re finally ready. You’ve found the home of your dreams, made the offer, and are eager to close the deal with the seller. But don’t go rushing in yet—put on the brakes! You still need to have an inspection of the home first. Why You Need a Home Inspection Some buyers just assume that the […]
Posted on July 19, 2017 by April Strickland.
There are a lot of factors to consider when showing your home to home buyers. You have to put out the listing for the house, prep it for showings, and find an agent to connect you with buyers and market the home. But one thing that most sellers forget about is the smell of their […]
Posted on July 5, 2017 by April Strickland.
No home-buyer wants to get in way over their head with monthly payments on a mortgage. You shouldn’t have to sacrifice your whole paycheck just to pay off your house each month. That’s why it is so important to know your means and plan a budget around those means, so that you’re not scraping together […]