Hurricane season and a tax-free holiday kick off Friday

Hurricane season and a tax-free holiday kick off Friday

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – May 29, 2018 – Those with still-fresh memories of Hurricane Irma will want to take advantage of...

What Does Contingent Mean?

What Does Contingent Mean?

What does contingency mean? Find out, plus see which are the most important to include in your contract. Anyone thinking...

Mortgage Terms

Mortgage Terms

Mortgage Terms Mortgage terminology can be confusing. This guide explains the most common terms A through Z. The world of...

Your Guide to the Fair Housing Act

Your Guide to the Fair Housing Act

You’re protected by the Fair Housing Act if you plan to rent or buy anywhere in the United States. Fair...

Mortgage rates hit 7-year high: – 30-year at 4.61%.

Mortgage rates hit 7-year high: – 30-year at 4.61%.

WASHINGTON (AP) – May 17, 2018 – Long-term U.S. mortgage rates jumped this week, marking their highest levels in seven...

Study: Amendment 2 failure would spark $700M tax increase

Study: Amendment 2 failure would spark $700M tax increase

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – May 16, 2018 – Florida TaxWatch released a study on Tuesday projecting that property taxes could increase...

Battle of the Countertops: Granite vs. Quartz

Battle of the Countertops: Granite vs. Quartz

Read about the pros and cons — and see great examples — of these popular kitchen countertop materials If you’ve...

Fact or Fiction? 6 Down Payment Myths You Should Stop Believing Immediately

Fact or Fiction? 6 Down Payment Myths You Should Stop Believing Immediately

WHYFRAME/Shutterstock If you’re thinking about buying your first home, that pesky down payment has probably kept you awake more than...

How to Refinance a Home

How to Refinance a Home

Refinancing a home can result in savings for homeowners—but you have to know when and how to do it. Refinancing...

Is It Better to Get a Brand New House?

Is It Better to Get a Brand New House?

If you’re debating between buying a previously owned home or new construction, it helps to know the benefits of buying...