Fannie Mae Buyer Incentive

They are once again bringing back the buyer incentive.   Don't Miss out for information on the program or to search for homes that are offered in the program visit -  www.HomePath.com

Habitat for Humanity

JURUPA VALLEY: Veterans housing closer to reality Habitat for Humanity Riverside’s 26-home tract would be open to low-income veterans across Riverside County. From PE.com 4/15/15 Habitat for Humanity Riverside’s plan to build a housing development for military veterans in Jurupa Valley could get a major boost this week when the proposal goes before the City … Continue reading Habitat for Humanity

Shop Your Mortgages Around

Fannie Mae Encourages New Mortgage Borrowers to Shop Around From The MReport.com 4/13/15 When it comes to shopping around for a new home, buyers should also shop around for the right mortgage lender, say Fannie Mae economists Qiang Cai and Sarah Shahdad.In the latest Fannie Mae National Housing Survey, studying the mortgage shopping experience homebuyers navigate these … Continue reading Shop Your Mortgages Around

10 Popular Upgrades

Don’t Waste Your Money on These 10 Popular Home Upgrades From Money Talks 4/8/15 The economy is reviving, and so is our appetite for spending on home improvements. By 2014, remodeling had nearly returned to the levels of early 2007, when the housing market hit a peak, according to researchers at Hanley Wood, publisher of … Continue reading 10 Popular Upgrades

Mortgage Loan Approval

How Long Does It Take to Get Approved for a Mortgage? From Credit.com 4/13/15 Three days. That's the fastest loan officer Scott Sheldon has ever seen someone get approved for a mortgage."He had every single iota of possible documentation you could imagine upfront," said Sheldon, who's a senior loan officer in Santa Rosa, Calif., and regularly … Continue reading Mortgage Loan Approval

Don’t make these 5 mistakes

5 Mistakes That Delay Mortgage Approvals (and How to Avoid Them) From YahooHomes.com 4/8/15 One of the hardest parts of getting a mortgage is interpreting advice from all the parties involved: mortgage lender, real estate agent, insurer, attorney or escrow officer, tax adviser, financial adviser, plus your family, friends and colleagues. Since your mortgage lender is … Continue reading Don’t make these 5 mistakes

Boost Your Home Value

6 Ways to Boost Your Home Value to Sell in Spring   From Pro.com for YahooHomes 4/7/15 Are you planning to sell your house this spring? Here are some smart moves that can help you boost the value of your house. Spring buyers are more likely to pay full price for your property with tax refund … Continue reading Boost Your Home Value

The State of American Well-Being in 2015: Where Does Your Community Rank?

Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario ranked 59 out of 89. Not bad but not great. What do you think? Take a look at the article  

Your Smart Home Will Be Hacked. Here’s How to Stop It.

From Yahoo Tech 4/6/15   Photo: Thinkstock Some day, we will all live in smart homes. Automated gadgets running on the “Internet of Things” will manage our lighting and heat, keep our appliances humming, and free us up to do more important things, like play Candy Crush Saga 24/7. Before they do all that, though, … Continue reading Your Smart Home Will Be Hacked. Here’s How to Stop It.

Spring Remodeling

Spring Remodeling: Trends in Kitchens and Baths From USNews.com 4/6/15 An open-plan kitchen with Caesarstone countertops and an island with a breakfast bar. Considering any home improvement projects this spring, like renovating your kitchen or bath? It's worth looking at some data first. In today's marketplace, you may not fully recoup your remodeling costs at … Continue reading Spring Remodeling