The nuts and bolts of reverse mortgages

The nuts and bolts of reverse mortgages

Reverse mortgages are presented as useful financial tools that could help the elderly in times of financial crisis. Why the elderly? Because you’d have to be at least 62 to qualify for a reverse mortgage loan. This type of mortgage is designed to help retirees get back on their feet […]

How to fix a fixer upper

how to fix a fixer upper

Thinking of buying a dump? Whether you plan on flipping the house for profit or fixing it so you can move in, there’s a certain checklist homeowners must go through when figuring out how to fix a fixer upper. Buying a rundown home has its pros and cons. On one […]

3 Keys to A Successful & Permanent Timeshare Exit

3 Keys to A Successful Permanent Timeshare Exit

For many, timeshares offer a once-in- a-lifetime chance to own a thin slice of paradise 1- 2 weeks each year. Just as often, however, that paradise can slowly turn into a financial nightmare as maintenance fees, special assessments, and other timeshare-related costs continue to spiral out of control — making timeshares […]

Living in a tiny house: pros and cons

Living in a tiny house advantages and disadvantages

Tiny houses became increasingly popular over the last few years. Although living in a tiny home comes with pros and cons, the concept of extreme downsizing sounds appealing to many. Minimalism went from ‘trend’ to a real lifestyle choice, which makes many people want to join the tiny house movement. […]

4 Steps to Reduce Home Costs with Energy Efficiency

4 Steps to Reduce Home Costs with Energy Efficiency

A lot of people worry about how they’re going to be able to pay their energy bills during the winter months – particularly as each year it seems to get much colder. If you’re wondering how you’re going to be able to afford the latest expenses, then you might find that switching […]

How to flip a house for profit

How to flip a house for profit

How much do you know about flipping houses to make money? Real estate investing is an ever growing market with great potential for profit. There are many ways one can build wealth with real estate: becoming a landlord, making money with AirBnb, flipping houses, etc. The latter, although in need […]

Hidden expenses homeowners often forget

Hidden expenses homeowners often forget about

Have you ever wondered why real estate experts insist you don’t buy more house than you can afford? Could it be because of the hidden expenses homeowners often forget? Buying real estate is great and kind of exciting. Becoming a homeowner comes with a lot of responsibility, but how great is […]

How to Cover the Costs of your Emergency Home Repairs

How to Cover the Costs of your Emergency Home Repairs

If you’re a homeowner, and you find that something goes drastically wrong within your home, from a boiler malfunction to a huge leak, then you might not have the money sitting around in your bank account to pay for the essential repairs you need. After all, a lot of people in today’s […]

How to save for a down payment on a house

How to save for a down payment on house

How to save for a down payment on a house is a legit concern for anyone thinking of becoming a home owner. Going into debt, regardless of the reason, is generally a bad idea. Without certain loans though, some goals would be impossible to achieve! One of them is becoming […]