Spouse In A Wheelchair And Purchasing A New Home? Changes You May Have To Make

Posted on: 25 July 2016

If you are purchasing a new home and your spouse is in a wheelchair, the home is likely not already set up to accommodate your spouse. Fortunately, you can make modifications to the house you purchase to turn it into a wheelchair accessible home. Below are some things you will need to change. Doorways One of the main things you will have to change is the width of the doorways. To meet the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), doors for wheelchairs must have a clear width of at least 32 inches.
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Four Common Obstacles To Avoid When Selling Your Home

Posted on: 15 July 2016

Homes for sale in a competitive market need to be up to par with other houses in the area, but should also bring something unique to the table. While renovations and upgrades are important, putting some energy into the actual selling process can entice potential buyers as well. As a seller, here are four common obstacles you should try to avoid during the selling process. 1. Research Home Pricing If you bought your home a few years back at a high asking price, this might not be a realistic ask in the current market.
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Faqs About Balloon Mortgages

Posted on: 6 July 2016

For many homebuyers, a balloon mortgage is the ideal method of obtaining the finances needed to buy a home. The mortgage type has many benefits, but there are some drawbacks to consider. If you are interested in a balloon mortgage, here is what you need to know.  What Is a Balloon Mortgage? With some mortgage types, when you purchase a home, the monthly payments tend to remain the same throughout the course of the loan repayment period.
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4 Reasons To Hire A Real Estate Agent When Buying A Home

Posted on: 27 June 2016

When it comes to purchasing a home, you will want to rely on professional advice.  Looking at homes for sale can simply be overwhelming and being capable of having an agent by your side is ideal. The challenges that accompany making the right home purchasing choice are many. By knowing some of the common reasons to rely on a real estate agent, this may be the encouragement you need to do so.
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