5 Things To Do Before Buying Your First Home in Santee

Although buying a new home is a big step, it can be the realization of a long-held dream and the beginning of a whole new life. But it can also be, and sometimes is, a big disappointment and/or a decision you regret for many years. Still, if you do the right first things first, buying … Continued

Tax Advantages For Selling Your Santee House Before Year End

Selling your home is a big (sometimes life-changing) event and financial transaction, so why not profit from it as much as you can? When you get that big chunk of money in your hand from selling your house, you can bet the IRS won’t be far behind. There are, however, several tax deductions you can … Continued

5 Tips For Financing A House in Santee After a Bankruptcy

Although it may seem like it, bankruptcy is not the end of the world when it comes to financing a house. Still, although bankruptcy reduces or eliminates your debts, it does damage your credit . . . for a while. But it is possible to buy a house after bankruptcy if you take the necessary … Continued

5 Things You Can Do To Make Your House Stand Out In Santee

You know that when you sell your home, you have to make it as appealing to buyers as possible. But that’s not always an easy task when there are other homes in the neighborhood with similar – or even the same – features. Your job then becomes making your home stand out from all the … Continued

Buying A House in 2020? Here Are A Rundown of Your Costs in Santee

When thinking about the cost of buying a house, many people consider only the down payment and the monthly mortgage payments. There are, however, many more costs involved in buying a house, including several one-time costs (many of them upfront) and not a few recurring costs or expenses. So, in order to stay within your … Continued

5 Ways Buying A House Will Be Different In Santee This Summer

As a result of the coronavirus and COVID-19, along with stay-at-home orders and economic difficulties, life for most Americans has irreversibly shifted. And many say this new paradigm will persist and become the new normal. Real estate, while still chugging along to some degree, has also been affected – not only by health concerns engendered … Continued

5 Ways Selling A House Will Be Different In Santee This Summer

Late 2019 and early 2020 looked very promising for home sellers. But then everything slid sideways when the coronavirus came on the scene. Listings have dropped and sales have decreased, and the very process of selling a house has changed. But it’s not all doom and gloom, and, in fact, by late summer home sales … Continued