5 Tips When Considering a Reverse Mortgage

If you’re in your 60s and own your home, chances are you’ve heard about reverse mortgages—or will soon. Reverse mortgages allow you to tap the equity in your home. But they have risks and can be costly. Here are five tips to consider:

Report: Singles Make Up Quarter of All Buyers

(courtesy of Realtormag, August 30, 2013) More Americans are opting to live alone, with single buyers making up a quarter of all home purchases last year, according to the National Association of REALTORS®. In the U.S., there are 33 million one-person households, and...

Foreclosure Crisis Near Its End?

(courtesy of Realtormag, AUGUST 30, 2013) Foreclosure inventories nationwide fell 32 percent in July compared to a year ago, another sign that the foreclosure crisis may finally be over, according to CoreLogic’s latest foreclosure report released Thursday. In...

Pending Home Sales Rise in October

courtesy of NAR, Media Contact: Walter Molony WASHINGTON (November 29, 2012) – Pending home sales rose strongly in October with mixed regional results, according to the National Association of Realtors®.     The Pending Home Sales Index,* a...

Old Walls, New Uses

Location and a wide array of public financing sources make reuse a great niche. Not everyone has the eye or the interest to sell or develop adaptive reuse, but if you’re passionate about it, “it’s a labor of love,” says Sandra Jarvis, president of...