How Much Should I Spend on a House? 4 Steps to Follow

Published on September 27, 2021 by Ryan Castillo Shopping for a mortgage, you might encounter lenders who pre-qualify you for a higher loan amount than you expected. Many lenders work with standard debt-to-income ratio calculations which don’t take into account other...

Painting Brick: To Paint or Not To Paint Your Home

Published on October 20, 2021 by Ana de Guzman There are lots of mixed opinions when it comes to painting brick homes. Some homeowners love the idea of sprucing up their classic brick house with a fresh coat of paint, while others wince at the thought of covering up...

Is There a Lien on My Property? How to Check

By Julie Ryan EvansSep 9, 2021 (maybefalse/iStock) “Is there a lien on my property?” If this is something you’re wondering about, then you’ll definitely want to find out, pronto. You might think you already know about any liens on a property you already own,...