Monthly Archives: February 2020

    • Dealing with Sellers

      Buying a home isn't a business — it's personal. That's why dealing directly with sellers, rather than through a real estate agent, can be tricky and uncomfortable for people who are on the hunt for a new home. For starters, going it alone and se...
      Written by InTouch
    • What kind of properties are these?

      It is the way the property is used that determines the type of property it is, not what it looks like.  Based on the intent of the owner, the property could be a principal residence, income property, investment property or dealer property. A princ...
      Written by InTouch
    • The 30-year Option

      The advantages of a 15-year loan over a 30-year include the obvious shorter term, usually a slightly lower interest rate and that equity builds faster.  The disadvantages are higher payments that are required regardless of temporary personal econo...
      Written by InTouch
    • Removing a Person from a Mortgage

      When two people decide, whether they're married or not, to buy a home, they're probably considering what a great idea it is.  If later, they rethink the decision and determine to go their separate ways, simply deeding the home to the remaining per...
      Written by InTouch
    • Why Put More Down

      The least amount in a down payment is an attractive option when people are thinking of buying a home.  A common reason is to have cash available for furnishing the new home and  possible unexpected expenses. Some people don't have any option...
      Written by InTouch
    • Instant Buyers Save Time But Cost Money

      There are a multitude of companies across the Internet, referred to as iBuyers, who are suggesting that sellers can save the hassle of putting their home on the market, showings, repairs, open houses and other things by accepting their instant offer to...
      Written by InTouch

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