Make the Most of a Spare Room

Make most of spare room

If you’re lucky enough to have extra space in your home in   the form of an unused spare room, then turning it into a multipurpose space   that can still accommodate overnight visitors is a great way to show off the versatility of your home to potential buyers, as well as improve your living arrangements by […]

When Home Becomes A Business

when a home becomes a business

Your home becomes a business if you decide to rent it out and move to another one.  The costs of running the property are subtracted from the rent to determine the net income from the operation – just as in any other business.  Among the expenses that can be charged off are interest on the […]

Buying a Home in the Offseason

Buying Home In Off Season

As temperatures drop and the weather chills during the winter, it may not seem like the ideal time to buy a home, but if one can bear the cold, then there are many advantages for buyers to consider if they are in the market for a home.For example, there are typically fewer buyers during the […]

Motivations For Buying A Home

Motivations for buying a home

Strong forces are keeping the single home market very much alive despite the less than booming economy in past years.  A probe of the motivations behind current sales has found that buyers are convinced that home ownership is worth the financial sacrifice for environmental reasons.  A better place for their children to live and the […]

California Housing Market Is Expected to Be Up in 2014

House values rising

The California housing market had a decent performance in 2013 so far. For the first nine months of 2013, sales of existing single-family detached homes were down 3.2 percent when compared to the same period of last year. This decline in sales was attributed partially to the hike in interest rates in recent months, as […]