1. The Ugly House Problem: What the Government is Doing About Foreclosure in the Shadow of a Housing Crisis

    The origin of the “ugly house” can range from a death in the family, a divorce and so much more but often times it’s based on foreclosure. The moment when that house you bought, hoping it would become a home, turns into a massive burden that is putting your financial livelihood into danger is often too much of a reality check. When a house becomes an ugly house that you want nothing to do wi…Read More

  2. The Cost of Unwanted Property Renovations

    If you’ve recently inherited or tried to sell a house, you’re intimately familiar with how many things can go wrong with the initial appraisal. Houses are complicated structures that require constant maintenance and when something unexpected like a death in the family or divorce happens, things can fall through the cracks and make that renovation bill more than you can afford. But before you s…Read More

  3. The Mistakes That Make Selling Your House Impossible, Part 2

    Selling a house can be a stressful endeavor. There are so many pitfalls and details that people try to navigate on their own and then suddenly fall short of their own expectations and needs. Avoid these hiccups by recognizing them right out the door, rather than becoming a victim to the hiccups most people encounter upon entering the real estate jungle. People Avoid the Proper Insurance If you’r…Read More

  4. The Mistakes That Make Selling Your House Impossible

    Real estate sales can be actually somewhat tricky. There are quite a few different factors that go into the sale of a house, and those variables can definitely take a toll depending on when and how they strike. First-time home sellers and veteran home sellers all tend to suffer at the hands of one, or another of these potholes. The inconvenient and time-consuming process often discourages people a…Read More