Reminder: It takes 30 days to get flood insurance

Reminder: It takes 30 days to get flood insurance

WASHINGTON – Aug. 30, 2017 – As massive floods from Tropical Storm Harvey sweep Texas, you might be wondering how...

Should Sellers Get a Home Inspection?

Should Sellers Get a Home Inspection?

If there’s any doubt about the condition of your house, double down and pay for a professional opinion. It’s easy...

Seven things international investors should consider

Seven things international investors should consider

NEW YORK – Aug. 28, 2017 – If you’re going to purchase foreign property to grow your wealth, the U.S....

Fla. housing market: Sales, median prices up in July

Fla. housing market: Sales, median prices up in July

ORLANDO, Fla. – Aug. 24, 2017 – Just like the weather, Florida’s housing market was hot in July with more...

FHA mortgage insurance: What buyers should know

FHA mortgage insurance: What buyers should know

  WASHINGTON – Aug. 22, 2017 – When deciding between an FHA mortgage and a conventional mortgage, the most important...

Study: FSBOs net ‘significantly’ lower profits

Study: FSBOs net ‘significantly’ lower profits

NEW YORK – Aug. 21, 2017 – For-sale-by-owners (FSBOs) tend to sell their homes for lower prices than homes sold...

More buyers putting less down on a home

More buyers putting less down on a home

NEW YORK – Aug. 21, 2017 – A 20 percent downpayment is no longer the norm. In the past year,...

Cash no longer king for S. Fla. homebuyers

Cash no longer king for S. Fla. homebuyers

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. – Aug. 21, 2017 – Cash deals are by no means dead, but they aren’t dominating the...

What Is a Real Estate Agent’s Commission?

What Is a Real Estate Agent’s Commission?

It’s your money. Why not try to keep as much of it as you can? Where does 6% of your...

How to Make an Offer on a House

How to Make an Offer on a House

When all of your house hunting leads you the the perfect home, it’s time to get down to business. To...