Category: florida-homes

  • Home
  • Category: florida-homes
 

5 Online Tools to Help You Find the Right Neighborhood for Your Next Home

If you're looking to find the perfect neighborhood to go with your next home, there are a few excellent online tools you can use to see if the local schools, cities in the area, and specific...
Read More
 

The Best Orlando Neighborhoods

Just about everyone who already lives in the area can agree that Orlando is a wonderful place to live! With year-round sunshine, and close proximity to great shopping, attractions, entertainment, and...
Read More
 

What Are the Differences Between Being Pre-qualified and Pre-approved?

There are a lot of terms that are thrown around in the real estate world that the average person might not be familiar with. For example, the terms "pre-qualified" and "pre-approved" are two that...
Read More
 

Family-Friendly Suburbs of Tampa, Florida

Raising a family is probably one of the most important jobs anyone will ever have, and families work hard to find the perfect neighborhood in which to live. When planning to start a family, or...
Read More
 

How Often Do Sellers Pay Closing Costs?

When you close on a home, there are a lot of details to negotiate. The buyer may want the seller to take care of basic maintenance on the home before closing, or they may want the buyer to take care...
Read More
 

Are Loan Officers Financial Advisors, Too?

Loan officers and financial advisors are typically two very different people. Your financial advisor may handle many of your financial concerns, including helping improve your budget and determining...
Read More
 

Shopping for the Best Mortgage Rates

The time has finally come when you are ready to make that big step and purchase a home. It is really exciting and you want to start looking at homes as soon as possible. Step back a little! Many...
Read More
 

Don't Forget to Figure PMI Rates

Most mortgage shoppers forget to shop for PMI rates. They have scrupulously shopped for the best interest rate and sometimes included what closing costs will add up to. But, are not even aware that...
Read More
 

Determining How Much House You Can Afford

The decision to buy a new home is exciting but may also be fraught with issues. One of the most challenging issues a potential homeowner must worry about is how much house they can afford. It is...
Read More
 

How to Finance Your Home Remodeling Project

When you have owned your home for several years, you may consider renovating to give it a fresh look. The challenge most of us will face is how to pay for home renovations. Remodeling can be very...
Read More

Subscribe To Email Updates

Recent Posts

   


Buying a Home Soon?


Download our Home Buyer's Checklist

Lend Smart Home Buyer's Checklist
Lend Smart Home Buyer's Checklist Download

   


Have Questions?


Download our frequently asked questions PDF


   

 

Learn more about the home loan process