Monday, March 28, 2016
One of the many great things that come with the arrival of springtime in Massachusetts is an abundance of homes for sale. Then again, as with any major purchase, you want to make sure you know what you're doing and that you're getting your money's worth prior to investing. Following some well-established advice will help ensure that you make the right choices during your purchase.
Wednesday, March 23, 2016
Unless you have millions in cash just lying around, you probably won't buy a home and pay for it upfront with cash. Instead, you’ll be applying for a mortgage to be able to buy the property. Banks offer mortgage loans that allow you to purchase real estate and which you make payments for 15 to 30 years or so. You will be paying the mortgage amount as well as the interest that accumulates on that loan. If you qualify for a lower interest rate, you'll pay less over the terms of your loan. Here are some basic tips to qualify for a lower rate.
Tuesday, March 1, 2016
A real estate transaction can be one of the biggest, most complicated financial undertakings you will go through in your life. If you have no experience in the industry, then partnering with a real estate agent is an imperative move that will help you navigate the entire home selling or buying process with ease. But how can you tell if a real estate agent is a good one? Here are the qualities to look for: