The $265 Billion Wave That’s About to Crush Homeowners

From Credit.com 6/4/15 Millions of consumers will have to absorb a major hit to their household budget in the coming months. About $265 billion in home equity lines of credit (HELOCs) will enter the repayment period in the next few years, according to a study from Experian, and consumers may see their monthly payments spike … Continue reading The $265 Billion Wave That’s About to Crush Homeowners

Don’t Buy Into These 5 Homebuying Rules

5 Homebuying Rules You Shouldn't Buy Into From Credit.com 6/5/15 Buying a home can be complicated, and it is likely the biggest financial decision you will face in your life. The housing market is changing all the time, and there are lots of antiquated sayings or supposed "rules" that you will hear about. If you are … Continue reading Don’t Buy Into These 5 Homebuying Rules

30 Rising Vacation Rental Destinations in 2015

Take a look at this article and remember that Riverside is only about 1 our away from Big Bear.

Don’t Pay For These Simple Fixes

From Yahoo Makers and Bob Vila Great Tips take a look

CBU Ranked 4th For Best Intramural Sports School

From Seizing our Destiny Newsletter 5/29/15 (This article contains excerpts from the article published in CBU News & Events on May 26, 2015.) Photo Credit: CBU News & EventsAlmost 1,300 California Baptist University students participated in intramurals during the 2014-15 academic year. Thirty teams – 19 men’s and 11 women’s – competed in flag football. … Continue reading CBU Ranked 4th For Best Intramural Sports School

Millennial Magnet Cities

Ten Cities That Are Magnets for Millennials Las Vegas is among the U.S. cities with the fastest-growing millennial populations by Patrick Clark June 2, 2015 — 9:16 AM PDT   The millennial population of the Riverside, Calif., metropolitan area increased by 39 percent from 2010 to 2013, according to data compiled by Bloomberg, making the southern California … Continue reading Millennial Magnet Cities

Want to Save Money? Buy a Home Now

$217,726: That’s What You’ll Save (Give or Take) If You Buy a Home Now From Realtor.com 5/28/15   AMC Network Entertainment Buying a home costs money. Lots of money. There’s the down payment and the monthly mortgage payment and the maintenance and taxes and the insurance and… Are you overwhelmed yet? It might seem like so … Continue reading Want to Save Money? Buy a Home Now

9 Home Repairs You Should Never Put Off

From Yahoo Spaces 6/1/15  All homeowners have a lengthy list of improvements they’d like to take care of when they have the extra money or time off from work. That’s when they’ll start taking care of them, but there’s no real hurry. On the other hand, some household repairs can’t be postponed because they put … Continue reading 9 Home Repairs You Should Never Put Off

4 Tips for Summer House Hunters

From Credit.com 5/29/15 Making the decision to buy versus rent is a big step. A home will likely be the largest single purchase you make. Summer is often the big season for real estate; many families with children hope to be settled by the time school starts. In particularly hot real estate markets, houses can … Continue reading 4 Tips for Summer House Hunters

First-time homeowners choose the ease of condos and townhouses

~What do you think? Are you a First Time homebuyer looking at only condos and townhomes?~ From MainSt 5/28/15 Dan Collins has never regretted his decision to purchase a condo instead of a house in Baltimore, because it absolved him of having to shovel snow or mow a lawn. Since he purchased a two-bedroom condo … Continue reading First-time homeowners choose the ease of condos and townhouses