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By Keith Loria [su_quote] “More than ever, homebuyers are relying on real estate agents and brokers to help them with their home purchase regardless of whether the home they are buying is a foreclosure, short sale, or even a FSBO sale because they need a real estate...

By Keith Loria Searching for a home can be a frustrating process. You might love the kitchen but hate the bathroom. The master bedroom might not have the walk-in closets you desire, or maybe you were hoping to install a home theater room, but none of...

By Dan Steward Those who missed taking advantage of the first-time buyer tax credit but who are still planning the purchase of their first home, continue to have a wealth of opportunities in today’s marketplace. A few smart steps can save first-time buyers thousands of dollars....

If you are buying or selling a home, the chances are good you struggle with the meaning of descriptive real estate terms. They can get confusing, we know! That's why we decided to breakdown some popular lingo used in real estate listings.   “Dormer Window” [su_frame align="right"][/su_frame] A window...

Zero down home financing is about getting rid of the obstacle of closing costs. You can trade in your rent payment for a house payment without paying thousands at closing. Before you start enjoying the benefits of home ownership, make sure you follow these tips...

Pre-Qualification vs. Pre-Approval: What You Need to Know before the House Hunt Begins By Keith Loria Planning ahead and being prepared is the name of the game when it comes to finding real estate success. Therefore, before you begin seriously shopping for a home, it’s always a good...

"What the heck are foreclosure properties and how do I find them?" For most people, finding the right property is only half of the goal of a real estate purchase. It’s also very important to most buyers to find homes that offer a big potential for...

December and New Year's Day give you the perfect occasion to buy real estate. Not only can you pick up a bargain property from a motivated seller, you can save on your purchase expenses. 1. Home shoppers put off looking for a home because of holiday...

10 Ways to Cut Costs while Having a Truly Joyful Holiday Season You know “stuff” isn’t what makes the holiday season truly fulfilling. Yet each year, despite your best intentions, you end up shopping too much, rushing too much, stressing too much…and savoring the moment too...

Living with debt can be extremely stressful as it prevents you from living with financial freedom. While it may sometimes seem impossible to break free from your debts, there is a light at the end of the tunnel. This infographic from Mint.com is an excellent...