Category: Home Owners

NAR: Home Ownership Matters
June 3, 2020

Home Ownership Really Does Matter...... Since its inception, Home Ownership Matters has been used by millions of current and future homeowners to learn about and take action on policies that impact homeowners and homeownership in general. Find Your State! Explore Topics! Stay Informed! Take Action! www.HomeOwnershipMatters.Realtor          
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Kitchen Remodeling
July 30, 2016

7 Smart Strategies for Kitchen Remodeling Follow these seven strategies to get the most financial gain on your kitchen remodel. Read Visit for more articles like this. Copyright 2016 NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS®
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HouseLogic: Seven Home Remodel Trends
March 16, 2012

Is There Lasting Value in Remodeling Trends? When you’re spending thousands to remodel a kitchen or bath, you want those updates to last a while. Read   3 Hot Trends for Kitchen Remodeling in 2012 Mulling a kitchen remodel but want to keep costs low? You’re au courant with today’s trends that emphasize ...
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Home Insurance A to Z
January 24, 2012

The Cost of Umbrella Insurance for Homeowners The surprising thing about the cost of umbrella insurance is that it can be influenced as much by your driving record as it can be by your record as a homeowner. Read   Compile a Home Inventory with the Right Tools A home inventory of ...
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Energy Saving Tips for the Home
May 4, 2011

Energy Efficiency in the Home! Money Saving and Energy Saving Tips! With the high cost of energy in maintaining a home and the concern for saving our nation's energy resources, wouldn't it be prudent to take advantage of paying attention to home owning tips that can, and will, save money? Doesn't ...
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Cleaning Air Ducts in a Home, Is It Necessary?
March 21, 2011

Cleaning Air Ducts in a home
PROS AND CONS OF DUCT CLEANING Have you ever wondered whether you should be having the duct work in your home cleaned?  Have you questioned this type of home maintenance? The following information is provided by HouseMaster and DBR Franchising, LLC. According to the (NADCA), National Air Duct Cleaners Association, a professional association ...
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Be Equipped Like a Pro: Home Toolbox Must Haves
January 22, 2011

As a Homeowner, there is nothing wrong with trying to do things yourself and saving money! Take a moment to see what your toolbox is missing! (New!) Must-Have Drywall Tools The correct drywall tools will easily repair the cracks and holes that inevitably appear in your walls. Here’s a look at the ...
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Real Estate Values: A Buy Now Scenario For Home Buyers: Favorable Home Prices
July 26, 2010

Why is the current real estate market a buy now scenario for home buyers? Two important reasons: Mortgage Interest Rates and Favorable Home Prices!    * Mortgage Interest Rates: Take a look at the 5 Year History of Average Mortgage Interest Rates! (Discussed in previous Blog post)    * Favorable Home Prices: So ...
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What are the Benefits in Obtaining a CMA?
March 21, 2010

CMA: Comparative Market Analysis Simply worded, it is a real estate agent's opinion of market value of real estate as detailed by recent sales of similar properties. It is not a written real estate appraisal. Homeowners should stay in touch with the real estate market and continually be aware of the current ...
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Factors That DO NOT Affect the Value of Real Estate_Part IV
May 8, 2009

How Much The Seller Needs Whether a home owner has owned their home for 30 years and has paid off their mortgage, or is one who has owned their home for only a few years and has an equity loan on top of the original mortgage, the market value of their ...
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Factors That DO NOT Affect the Value of Real Estate_Part III
May 6, 2009

Actual Cost of Repairs and Improvements While it is true that that the condition of a home has a definite affect on its market value, and that a well maintained home will sell for more than a home in need of updating and repair, the actual cost of making repairs and ...
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Factors That Do NOT Affect the Value of Real Estate_Part II
May 5, 2009

When the Home Was Purchased Whether a home was purchased twenty five years ago, three years ago or just last year, the purchase price was the value when it was purchased, and has nothing to do with it’s current market value when being sold, whether you are selling a home in ...
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