Category: House and Home
5 Ways to Green Your Home and Save Money
Many of us are looking for ways to save money, as well as be greener in our habits….
What is a Second Mortgage? Advantages and Disadvantages
A second mortgage is an additional loan on your home subordinate to the primary mortgage on the property….
When is the Right Time to Refinance Your Home?
With the Federal Reserve doing everything it can to keep interest rates low in the United States, mortgage…
Buying a Home? How to Get the Best Mortgage Rate
With home prices still fairly low in many markets, it is little surprise that some think that now…
Why Tenants Need to Buy Renter’s Insurance
Tenants often forgo renters insurance under the assumption that either they will be covered under the landlords insurance,…
How to Find the Best Mortgage Rates and Refinancing Options
Whenever you are trying to improve your debt situation, whether you are trying to pay down credit cards…
Why We Choose to Live in a Smaller Home
Not too long ago, unhappy with our rapidly deteriorating carpet my husband announced that he was thinking that…
How Much House Can You Afford to Buy?
Mortgage interest rates are at historic lows as a result of one of the worst global recessions in…
5 Fall Tasks to Get the Most Out of Your Garden Next Year
As cool weather approaches, all but the most avid gardeners begin thinking about putting our gardens to bed…
Is It Time to Start Thinking of Buying a House?
The Federal Reserve just announced an open-ended quantitative easing program that will pump $40 billion a month into…