Real Estate Blog for Buyers & Sellers

  • March 13, 2019
  • Karen Stanko

3 Smart Ways to Use a Home Equity Line of Credit

For homeowners across the globe, home equity lines of credit (HELOCs) have become a handy way of tapping into the value of their homes. However, whe...

  • February 27, 2019
  • Karen Stanko

3 Essential Tips For New Real Estate Investors

The world of real estate investing can be both challenging and rewarding in equal measure. As such, if you are planning on diving into the industry ...

  • February 13, 2019
  • Karen Stanko

7 Reasons to Start House-Hunting in the Winter

In most parts of the country, spring and summer are the peak periods for the property market. If you're planning to buy a home, it's traditional to st...

  • January 23, 2019
  • Karen Stanko

5 Mistakes to Avoid When Buying Your First House

Buying a first home is a big step, both financially and personally. In the long run, home ownership can lead to many other investment and and financ...

  • January 9, 2019
  • Karen Stanko

Buying Your First Home: When Are You REALLY Ready?

Purchasing your first home is the dream of a lifetime and a massive investment toward your future. The process is full of hopes and aspirations but is...

  • December 24, 2018
  • Karen Stanko

How to Improve Your Chances of Being Approved for a Mortgage

For most first time home buyers, obtaining a mortgage is a crucial part of the purchasing process. However, being approved for a mortgage is often e...

  • December 12, 2018
  • Karen Stanko

Buying Your First Home: When Are You REALLY Ready?

Purchasing your first home is the dream of a lifetime and a massive investment toward your future. The process is full of hopes and aspirations but is...

  • November 28, 2018
  • Karen Stanko

The Pros And Cons Of Reverse Mortgages - A Quick Guide

No matter how carefully you plan, life can put a dent in your retirement funds. A life-altering accident or illness can turn your life upside down. Di...

  • November 14, 2018
  • Karen Stanko

3 Lesser-Known Ways to Invest in Real Estate

Investing in real estate has long been a path to wealth-building. Real estate is an asset that can provide both ongoing income and value appreciation,...

  • October 24, 2018
  • Karen Stanko

Real Estate: Four Features of Profitable Rental Property

Investing in real estate can be a frightening task for a first-time buyer. While the rewards can be huge, there are also a number of risks that you wi...