A home inspection is a standard part of any home sale. Whether you’re the buyer or the seller, a thorough inspection is vital to your agreement. But sometimes, the home inspector your lender uses does a less-than-stellar job. As the seller, you might notice that they’re in and out in a surprisingly short amount of […]

When you buy a new home, you don’t expect any problems. You expect all its major systems, such as the electrical system and plumbing system, to work without problems. You expect the homebuilder to conduct quality control checks and ensure that your new home is perfect. That being said, new construction homes still benefit from […]

In a world that seems to be obsessed with all things shiny and new, there’s a lot to be said for buying an older home. Homes built in the early 1900s have a character and charm that simply can’t be matched by the ones that have been built in the last 50 years or so. […]

The dream of almost every American is to one day become a homeowner. There are many inherent financial benefits to owning a home instead of renting, but there’s also something to be said for the sense of pride that swells in a person when he or she owns a residential property. While thousands of homes […]