Tuesday, November 5th, 2013 at 12:19pm. 128 Views, 0 Comments.
FHA loans are getting popular as potential homeowners are not able to qualify for mortgages from traditional lenders when buying homes in Jupiter or other cities. The FHA insures these high-risk loans, in turn allowing borrowers with low down payment ability and less than perfect credit ratings to become home owners and in turn improve the housing market.
However, getting through the loan process with FHA is more difficult than with a traditional lender, and you may need to cope with some of these common loan hang-ups.
You can't buy just any property with an FHA loan. The appraiser must deem it to be livable, without any conditions that could jeopardize the health or safety. If the home has chipping paint, a leaky roof, or a…
Monday, August 26th, 2013 at 9:13am. 740 Views, 0 Comments.
If you are putting your Palm Beach home on the market, you know you want to make it irresistible to buyers. Here are five updates to consider:
1. Replace or paint garage doors. If you have an attached two-car garage, it is a very prominent feature of the front of your Palm Beach home. You probably don’t even notice the garage doors any more, but buyers will. If your garage doors are showing their age, consider painting or even replacing them for a new look.
2. Replace old windows. If your windows are single pane, this is a must. New double-pane windows will look great. They will also increase the comfort and energy efficiency of your home significantly. In these energy-conscious times, buyers are not interested in a home with drafty old windows.…
Monday, August 19th, 2013 at 10:05am. 555 Views, 0 Comments.
In today’s economy, many people are relocating to start a new career. While you may be excited about your new job, moving can be an expensive proposition. You’ll need to sell your current home, buy a new home in Palm Beach Gardens and move all of your possessions.
All of those things can potentially be expensive headaches. Fortunately, many employers will help defray the cost of your move if you ask. Even if they don’t lend financial support, you may be able to negotiate a smooth transition in other ways. Here are five tips to help you when considering relocating for your career:
1. Negotiate a relocation allowance. Ask about a relocation allowance during the interview. Some companies will already have a set relocation package. Those that…