How does a potential home seller make his or her house stand out, so it will be the one in your neighborhood or on your street that sells? Here are seven things that will put you ahead of your competition if you do them. If you don't, you'll just be another home owner with a … Continue reading 7 Secrets to Selling Your Home in Shreveport’s Market
Loan Pre-Approval Getting pre-qualified was enough in days gone by, but not in today's market. This is the only way you will know what price range to begin looking in and the only way a seller can have confidence in your offer. Make sure you have enough in savings to cover the down payment AND closing costs. … Continue reading How Much House Can I Afford?
Today I have a guest writing for me. Marshall Graham, a local Shreveport Lender, has written an article that should help explain all the costs associated with a home loan. It's called a Good Faith Estimate, and it details the things the lender is charging you to give you the loan. Okay, this isn't light … Continue reading DeMystifying Your Good Faith Estimate
My friend, Marshall Graham, with Aulds Horn and White of Shreveport has written an information-packed article on conventional versus FHA loans. The info is of great help to people who don't know the difference between conventional and FHA loans and which would be best for them in their situation. Loans are definitely not one-size-fits-all. Marshall's article … Continue reading Should I Apply for a Conventional or FHA Mortgage Loan?