The clock is ticking for
buyers and homeowners who want to grab a low mortgage rate in 2014. But if you
stay on top of your game, keep your finances in order and act quickly, you can
still grab attractive mortgage deals.
These 10 mortgage tips
can help you with your mortgage decisions in 2014.
1. Document your
finances. Lenders will be extra diligent when underwriting home loans in 2014,
The new “Homeowner Flood Insurance Affordability Act,” HR
3370 passed earlier this year should resolve most
of the unintended consequences due to implementation issues with the
Biggert-Waters Act of 2012.
Repeals FEMA’s authority to raise flood insurance rates
at the time of property sale.
Coldwell Banker Prime Properties has been award the "Best Realtor Website" by the Capital Region Builders & Remodelers Association for the second consecutive year.The association assembles ad panel of experts to review realtor websites in the Capital Region to make this decision. Be sure to visit us at
Angie Hicks of Angie’s List has suggestions
for that part of your home that offers the best of indoor and outdoor living.
The screened-in porch offers home experiences approaching paradise - like an
afternoon curled up in a wicker rocker, reading a good book, or an evening of
al fresco entertaining with your favorite folks.
But if you think of a screened-in porch as just a home add-on, you might ...
There's a lot of information available online for the prospective home buyer - a lot! Increasingly, buyers are using the Internet as their first step in the home search process. The percentage of buyers who purchased a home they found on the Internet has increased steadily since 2001 - from just 8% - to 43% in 2013. However, the percentage of buyers who used a Realtor to purchase a home has remained ...
Purging belongings can be an arduous task for anyone, but it's especially so if you are getting your home ready for sale. Here are 13 tips to help make the task of decluttering less daunting.
1. Study the entire house. Don't tackle every room in one fell swoop. Go room-by-room, starting at the front door. Pretend you are seeing each room for the first time, says Kammie Lisenby, ...
RISMEDIA, Monday, December 16, 2013— The nationwide financial and economic challenges in recent years have upended millions of consumers' retirement plans, and dreams of transitioning into a new or smaller dwellings to age in place.So the recent news from the National Association of Home Builders was well received. Builder confidence in the 55+ housing market continued to show improvement in ...
Coldwell Banker Prime Properties is once again an official drop-off point for The U.S. Marine Corps "Toys for Tots" program ~ you can drop off new, unwrapped toys at our CLifton Park location in Parkwood Plaza, behind Dunkin's Donuts. Please help us support the U.S. Marine Corps in this annual program. All donations must be received by December 16.
MISSION:The mission of the U. S. Marine Corps Reserve ...
RISMEDIA, Wednesday, November 06, 2013—
A small group of borrowers might profit from refinancing with their current lenders — the firm they pay each month. Most borrowers, however, will do better refinancing with a new lender.
Your existing lender is ambivalent about refinancing you. You are already a client, and your current lender would like to keep it that way. They know that many ...
December 31, 2013 is the final day you can re-register for the NYS STAR exemption for 2014. It's quick, it's easy...