July 2011

Found 2 blog entries for July 2011.

Right now is a great time to purchase a new home. If there was one good thing that came from the economic downturn several years ago, it’s that house prices have dropped significantly and opened up the market to people who couldn’t previously afford to buy homes. While this is great news for people who have the means to buy a home now at the new, lowered prices and dramatically lower interest rates, what about the people and families that saved and spent much more on their homes when prices were at an all time high? How can they benefit from the changes in the mortgage and housing markets?

People who purchased homes several years ago when housing costs were at an all-time high may be feeling like they bought at the wrong time. Prices were inflated,

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Home InspectionWhen purchasing a home, it is easy to get overwhelmed by the entire process. Not only do you have to find a qualified real estate agent to assist with the process, but you will also need to work with a number of other professionals throughout the purchasing process.

One of these experts is the home inspector. In order to ensure you get the most out of your home inspection, however, it is important to learn more about the process and how it might affect your home purchase.

What is a Home Inspection?

As the name implies, a home inspection involves reviewing the condition of the home in order to determine what types of repairs might be necessary. Items that are typically inspected as part of the process include:

- Attic
- Basement

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