3 Things That Affect Your Mortgage Payment

If you are looking for a house to purchase, the best thing you can do to help yourself is to get pre-underwritten. I’ve written another post speaking to pre-qualification, pre-approval, and pre-underwriting. The reason pre-underwriting is important is the contract can be affected. The contract has two approval processes built into it. The first is … Continue reading 3 Things That Affect Your Mortgage Payment


5 Minor Home Repairs You Can Do Yourself

Every homeowner will tell you that it takes a lot to maintain a home. When it comes time to thinking about selling your home, there are some things you can do quickly and inexpensively to make your home more attractive to prospective buyers. Five Things To Consider New Plantings. Curb appeal matters. People will be … Continue reading 5 Minor Home Repairs You Can Do Yourself

3 Reasons Your House Won’t Sell

The real estate market is very active in the Dallas/Fort Worth area. It’s possible that it could continue to be a seller’s market for quite a while. It’s also possible that the market could slow or even retract into a buyer’s market. With houses selling in record numbers, new construction homes being built in all … Continue reading 3 Reasons Your House Won’t Sell

5 Types of Financial Roller Coasters

There are many reasons people get in trouble with their finances. If any of these describe you, reach out for help. There are solutions to each of these types that anyone can implement in their lives. Take a look. Feast or Famine Have you ever met those people who are on an extreme rollercoaster ride … Continue reading 5 Types of Financial Roller Coasters

Personal Finance Can Be Scary

Learning about Personal Finance I learned a lot of what I know about personal finance in the 1980’s while serving in the United States Navy. While stationed overseas, I had the opportunity to take a college course. The course I chose was Personal Finance. Most people don’t learn anything about personal finance growing up. Either … Continue reading Personal Finance Can Be Scary

How’s The Real Estate Market?

The First Question “How’s the real estate market?” is one of the most common first questions people ask a Realtor®. There are generally two ways to answer that question. The first way is to say that the market is AMAZING! It’s a truthful statement from the Realtor’s perspective. Honestly, it doesn’t matter if the market … Continue reading How’s The Real Estate Market?