Home Buying Tips

Seven Essentials for Buying a Safe Home

Written by PJ Wade Posted On Monday, 03 July 2017 13:17 Fences like these from Life Saver Pool Fences make beauty safe In dazzling summer sunshine, everything in a home looks great. But… and it’s a big but! Buyers can be distracted

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6 Shocking Things Your Home Inspector Won’t Check

By Lisa Gordon | Jun 28, 2017 SLRadcliffe/iStock Home inspectors are quite thorough. Before you buy a house, they’ll scrutinize things you never thought to look at in your many walk-throughs, from cracks in stucco to how well the toilet flushes. In fact, their checklists include

Home Buying Tips

4 things first-time homebuyers need to know

by Kathryn Vasel   @KathrynVasel May 11, 2017: 3:27 PM ET My wife and I are hoping to be first-time homebuyers this year. We’ll likely blow our savings on the down payment and closing costs. What’s the best way to handle the