Difference Between a Variable and Fixed Mortgage

Difference Between a Variable and Fixed Mortgage

Obtaining a mortgage can seem overwhelming if you don’t understand the difference between a variable and fixed mortgage.  If you’re getting ready to buy a home or refinance your current home, knowing what variable and fixed mortgages are will help you make the right decision.  Variable Mortgage A variable mortgage, also known as an adjustable-rate … Continued

Selling a House Partially Furnished in Colorado Springs

Selling a House Partially Furnished in Colorado Springs

Selling a house comes with a lot of decisions. Should you sell it furnished? Partially furnished? What about the asking price?  Is it normal to ask more for a house that’s partially furnished? There are so many considerations that play into these decisions.  When is Selling a Home Partially Furnished a Good Idea? Selling furnished … Continued

What is Mortgage Forgiveness?

What is Mortgage Forgiveness?

It’s safe to say nobody buys a home while expecting to need mortgage forgiveness. Sadly, sometimes it’s unavoidable.  Job losses, medical bills, divorce, or other unexpected events can put a wrench into your financial plans and make it difficult to pay your mortgage.  Falling behind on mortgage payments can be stressful. But fortunately, there are … Continued

What is Buy for Cash and is it Beneficial in Colorado?

What is Buy for Cash and is it Beneficial in Colorado?

There are so many terms to keep track of in the real estate world. Closing, escrow, as-is, buy for cash. The list goes on and on.  Knowing what these terms mean is important to making good decisions when it comes to buying or selling real estate. Buy for cash is a common term you might … Continued

5 Tips to Selling a Home Quickly in Colorado Springs

5 Tips to Selling a Home Quickly in Colorado Springs

Selling a home quickly eases the stress of keeping your home in mint condition for extended periods and allows you to move on with your life. Looking to sell your Colorado Springs home?  These five tips will help you sell your home fast! Declutter and Deep Clean A clean house will always sell more quickly … Continued

Colorado Residents: Should You Fix Up Your Home or Sell?

Colorado Residents: Should You Fix Up Your Home or Sell?

The decision of whether to fix up your home and continue living there or sell and move on to a new one has been explored by countless homeowners.  It’s even the topic of many television shows. While many people feel comfortable in their house and don’t want to deal with the hassle of moving, often … Continued

What is a Short Sale? Is It Advisable in Colorado?

“Short sale” is a term that refers to the sale of a home for less than the amount that is currently owed on the mortgage.  For example, a homeowner who owes $300,000 on their home and falls behind on their mortgage payments might sell their house for $275,000 to avoid going into foreclosure. This is … Continued