29 Smart Ways to Furnish Your New Home for Less

29 Smart Ways To Furnish Your New Home For Less

29 Smart Ways to Furnish Your New Home for Less Becoming a homeowner is an exciting journey, and it’s natural to envision your home’s look and feel. It can be tempting to go out and start purchasing furnishing and decor for your new home; however, before you embark on a shopping spree, pause and consider […]

September Home Maintenance Tips

September Home Maintenance Tips

September Home Maintenance Tips September Maintenance Items: Gutters HVAC Systems Fall Lawn Care Roof Landscaping Indoor Checklist Items In the world of real estate, we often marvel at the beauty and functionality of homes, admiring their architectural finesse and the comfort they provide. But behind the scenes, there’s a silent hero that deserves the spotlight—home […]

How to Buy a House While Selling Your Own

For Sale Sign

The Ultimate Real Estate Balancing Act How to Buy a House While Selling Your Own We all hear the news about the real estate market – inventory remains at historic lows making buying a new home difficult for buyers.  What happens when you currently own your home but want to buy a new one?  This […]

The Lenders Lounge: Mortgage Interest Rates and Buying a Home with Morgan Mayer Wise

Bridgewater Capital mortgage broker Morgan Mayer Wise

The Lender’s Lounge with Morgan Mayer Wise Get mortgage lenders’ perspectives on mortgage interest rates and where they see the market going. Seems like interest rates are constantly in the news these days! With another rate hike this week many are left wondering what the outlook for mortgage interest rates and what their home buying […]

The Lenders Lounge: Mortgage Interest Rates and Buying a Home with Christian Sanson

Mortgage Interest Rates discussion with Mortgage Lender Christian Sanson

The Lender’s Lounge with Christian Samson Get mortgage lenders’ perspectives on mortgage interest rates and where they see the market going. What is happening with mortgage interest rates these days?  The real estate market has been a roller coaster over the past few years.  Low inventory, low-interest rates, bidding wars, and multiple offers have given […]

Data Privacy Week

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Protect Your Online Data! It’s Data Privacy Week   We all know that it is essential to be careful with our information online, but we don’t always use best practices when it comes to protecting ourselves online.  During data privacy week, let us share some best practices to help you protect your online data! 13 […]

Home for the Holidays: How To Stretch Your Budget
in a Season of Inflation

How to stretch your budget in a season of inflation

You don’t have to break the bank to celebrate the holidays in style—even in this season of inflation. Prices may be higher on everything from food to gifts to decorations, but there are still plenty of opportunities to eke out extra savings. For example, according to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), you can save […]

Buy Now or Rent Longer? 5 Questions to Answer
Before Purchasing Your First Home

Rent vs Buy

Deciding whether to jump into the housing market or rent instead is rarely an easy decision – especially if you’re a first-time homebuyer. But in today’s whirlwind market, you may find it particularly challenging to pinpoint the best time to start exploring homeownership.   A real estate boom during the pandemic pushed home prices to […]

8 Strategies to Secure a Lower Mortgage Rate

  Mortgage rates have been on a roller coaster ride this year, rising and falling amid inflationary pressures and economic uncertainty. And even the experts are divided when it comes to predicting where rates are headed next.1 This climate has been unsettling for some homebuyers and sellers. However, with proper planning, you can work toward […]