A Quick Q&A About USDA

Achieving the dream of homeownership could be more attainable than you have anticipated. If you are concerned about the affordability of purchasing a home, it is important to know you have options when it comes to loan programs. One popular government loan is USDA Rural Development. The program was originally created to boost the development … Continue reading A Quick Q&A About USDA

What Do You Ask a Home Inspector?

Why Do You Need a Home Inspection? Home inspections are an essential part of the home buying process. Why are they so important? Home inspections provide home buyers with piece of mind. During a home inspection, which is only a few hundred dollars, an inspector checks the purchase property to determine if the home is … Continue reading What Do You Ask a Home Inspector?

Mortgage Q&A

1. Why buy, instead of rent?  Answer – A home is an investment. When you rent, you write your monthly check and that money is gone forever. But when you own your home, you can deduct the cost of your mortgage loan interest from your federal income taxes, and usually from your state taxes. You … Continue reading Mortgage Q&A