Why Bother With A Home Inspection?

  Buyers should invest in a whole house inspection, for the same reasons you would take a used car for a test drive and have it carefully examined by a trusted mechanic before buying it. The purchase of a home will be the largest investment you will ever make, so why not have a professional, […]

FHA Insured Mortgages & Minimum Habitability Standards

  Today’s Mortgage Market and How It Has Changed Currently, home buyers have far fewer types of mortgage products from which to choose, as compared to just two or three years ago. This reduction in choice is reflective of the increased federal regulations, which occurred soon after the subprime bust and the collapse of the […]

The Anatomy of a Short Sale

The Anatomy of a Short Sale   The following story is a true account of a short sale transaction in which I was both the listing and buyer’s agent. While every short sale  is not a nightmare, my experience is offered as an example of what can occur. Buyers should also be aware of the […]