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Home Owners Insurance

In the United States, most home buyers borrow money in the form of a mortgage loan, and mortgage lenders always requires that the buyer purchase homeowner’s insurance as a condition of the loan, in order to protect the bank if the home were to be destroyed Home insurance, also commonly called hazard insurance, or homeowner’s […]

Three Events That Will Result in the Forfeiture of Your Earnest Money

An earnest money deposit is a specific form of security deposit made in real estate transactions to demonstrate that the applicant is serious and willing to demonstrate an earnest of good faith about wanting to complete the transaction. Earnest money deposits are one of the most misunderstood parts of the home-buying process. Depending on where you live, you can expect to […]

Reasons Behind Limited Housing Inventory

As spring approaches consumers are starting to plan for 2017, especially if they want to buy or sell a home. We regularly ask our clients about their home-buying or -selling journey, what motivates them—and what’s holding them back. This time of year, our pool of prospective sellers largely shifts towards those who are just starting their research but […]