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Considering selling your home this year?  You might want to think twice!

Considering selling your home this year? You might want to think twice!

If you haven’t given much thought to selling your home this year, you might want to think twice! Real estate information company Trulia commissioned a survey of more than 2,000 U.S. adults, conducted by Harris Poll, to get a feel for expectations and plans for […]

Calyx Software Promotes Bob Dougherty to EVP, Business Development

Calyx Software Promotes Bob Dougherty to EVP, Business Development

Economist from the mortgage industry Bob Dougherty has been promoted to EVP for business development at the Calyx Software, taking over the rudder after his predecessor Dennis Bogs, retired on June 30 after 27 years in the company. "On behalf of everyone at Calyx, I […]

“Moving is not stressful.” – No one ever said

“Moving is not stressful.” – No one ever said

Hiring furniture is not a new concept. In fact, it is quite stagnant. Most people associate furniture with home furnishings, corporate flats as a motel or as an alternative for people with limited financial resources.Fernishseeks to redefine the way the market sees furniture rental by […]

The Week Ahead: Spotlight on Monetary Policy

The Week Ahead: Spotlight on Monetary Policy

On Tuesday, July 17, Jerome Powell, President of the Federal Reserve will give Congress its six-month tentative statement on monetary policy. The hearing will be held by Committee on Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs in an open session. During his first presentation at the congress […]

Can You Save Taxes By Treating Your Home As A Rental?

Can You Save Taxes By Treating Your Home As A Rental?

The taxpayer asks: Dear Taxgirl, My husband told me that if we reclassify our home for renting and renting it, then we could avoid the 10,000 leva charge because the real estate tax, mortgage interest and other related costs will fall in the D schedule. […]

Best ways to use a spare room

Best ways to use a spare room

If  you have extra space in your home in the form of unused spare room, then turning it into a multipurpose space that can still accommodate overnight visitors is a great way to show off the versatility of your home.  This spare room may have […]

First-time Home Seller? Get the Facts!

First-time Home Seller? Get the Facts!

“This is a real-estate-driven economy from top to bottom.” Christopher Thornberg If you are a first-time home seller and looking forward to determining a sale in today’s competitive real estate market, there is important to know that this is a complex process, and by having […]

Tips when you are ready to sell your home…

Tips when you are ready to sell your home…

You love and cherish your home. You want the next owner to fall in love with it, too..through photos, through words, and through the experience of walking through your front door. But, perhaps most, you want to get the price you want. This isn’t a […]

How Win on a Bidding multiple offers War

How Win on a Bidding multiple offers War

Successfully home buying is tough when you’re competing against multiple offers, but it’s also very likely that your offer could stand out to win if you have the right strategy. Here are some tips: Make a strong offer In a multiple offer situation, don’t low […]

Acquisition debt vs. Home Equity debt: What you should know? 

Acquisition debt vs. Home Equity debt: What you should know? 

For starters, it’s important to understand the concept of “acquisition debt” versus “home equity debt.” Acquisition debt is a loan to buy, build, or improve a primary or second home and is secured by the home. That phrase “buy, build, or improve” is key. Most original […]