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The Most Common Homebuying Mistakes

The Most Common Homebuying Mistakes

In the market for a new home? You’ll want to avoid these common mistakes made by first-time buyers – and even those who already have purchased a home or two before.   Shopping Before Getting Pre-Approved Without consulting with mortgage

Apr 08, 2015 | First-time Homebuyers Home Buying or Selling

The Benefits of a 203K Home Renovation Loan

The Benefits of a 203K Home Renovation Loan

Have you heard about the FHA 203K home renovation loan? This innovative loan program is designed to make it much easier to purchase a home in Salt Lake City that needs a lot of repair work or updating. With a 203K loan, home buyers are abl

Apr 05, 2015 | FHA Loans Loan Programs Home Improvement Home Buying or Selling Refinance

Rebuilding Your Credit and Buying a Home

Rebuilding Your Credit and Buying a Home

Have you faced some financial difficulties in recent years but still want to buy a home with a mortgage in Utah? Here are some tips: Order your credit report. Under federal law, you are entitled to one free credit report each year from all three credit-r

Mar 31, 2015 | Credit and Debt Home Buying or Selling First-time Homebuyers

Insulate Your Utility Bill

Insulate Your Utility Bill

Your heating bill doesn’t have to get as extreme as the weather. You can increase your home’s energy efficiency by following proven methods — and save money doing it. Did you know that heating and cooling make up more than half of the e

Mar 26, 2015 | Home Improvement Saving Money

Home Improvements that Really Add Value

Home Improvements that Really Add Value

When it comes to home improvements, not all upgrades pay off when you sell your Utah property. Trying to decide how to spend your home improvement dollars? Here is some great guidance from the U.S. Appraisal Institute: Don’t neglect ‘green&rs

Mar 26, 2015 | Home Improvement

VA Loan: Great Benefit for Those Who Have Served Their Country

VA Loan: Great Benefit for Those Who Have Served Their Country

The VA home loan program is an incredible benefit for those who have served our country. This flexible financing option offers competitive interest rates and is one of only a few sources of no down payment home loans available today. Here’s somethin

Feb 17, 2015 | VA Loans Loan Programs