how much of a mortgage can you afford?

There are some mathematical formulas that can be used to help you determine how much of a mortgage you can qualify for and actually afford. Click here.

Moving Where Tragedy Struck

17 July 2017
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If you are looking for a home to buy then you may have found one that meets all your wants and needs, except for one crucial detail. There may have been a tragedy in the house that may have you wondering whether or not you should walk away from the house and continue on your search. Each state can differ with regards to the real estate laws on whether or not the details of a murder, suicide or other tragedy need to be disclosed to potential buyers. Read More …

Make Your Home Give Off A Great First Impression To Buyers

27 June 2017
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Great curb appeal can be extremely important to the selling of your home. You want your house to capture a buyer's full attention the moment they pull up in front of it. The information detailed in the article here will help walk you through some of the many things that you can do to give your yard a fantastic look. Work on the lawn A fantastic looking and lush green lawn can be one of the best parts of a yard. Read More …

Making The Most Of Open House Visits

5 June 2017
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If you are in the market to purchase a new home, frequenting home showings can be a lucrative way to see the interiors of potential properties in between visits to homes for sale with your real estate agent. If you decide to take a look at a few homes being shown via an open house platform, it is important to know what to look for as your real estate agent will not be likely to be accompanying you. Read More …

Looking For A New Commercial Office Space: What Should You Consider?

25 February 2017
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Leasing a commercial office space for your business or company does not have to be difficult. You just need to be very clear about your business requirements and how much space you will need. Selecting the space and making it work for you may require some renovation or changes in the layout to optimize it, but if you have a clear idea of what you want, you can apply your vision to the potential spaces you look at to find the right one for your business. Read More …

4 Reasons A Ceiling Fan Can Be A Great Addition When Staging Your Home

16 February 2017
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When you are selling your home, you probably don't want to spend a lot of money on home improvements that may or may not add to your house's resale value. It's smart to instead focus on small improvements that won't break the bank but that may attract home buyers because of the way they beautify your house. You may want to add a ceiling fan to your home when staging it for a showing or an open house, and here are four reasons this small improvement can leave a big impact on the imaginations of home seekers. Read More …

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how much of a mortgage can you afford?

I have saved up for a down payment on a house for the last ten years. Each week, I would take 10% of my paycheck and put it in a special savings account that I could not access. Once I finally had enough money put away, I began looking for houses in the area that I could afford. But, what could I really afford? How much of a mortgage could I qualify for? There are some mathematical formulas that can be used to help you determine how much of a mortgage you can qualify for and actually afford. My blog will teach you how to make this determination.