House-Hacking Rental Property

House-hacking refers to buying a multifamily property on an owner-occupied mortgage, living in one unit and renting the others.  If you’re thinking about becoming a rental mogul, starting early is an advantage.  Not only will you have longer to accumulate a larger portfolio, you can increase the leverage on the first acquisitions if they are…Read More→

Preapproval = Confidence2

If you’re planning on buying a home in the next 3-6 months and isolating at home, now may be a good time to get pre-approved. You can do it online or over the phone.

Why have a mortgage during retirement?

You don’t have to watch TV for long before Tom Selleck, Henry Winkler or Robert Wagner will tell you why seniors should consider a reverse mortgage.  However, there are a seniors who are resisting the conventional wisdom of having their home paid for and opting for a mortgage with payments on their home. In some…Read More→

Lint Screen

The lint screen in clothes dryers should be cleaned after each cycle to improve its efficiency and reduce fire risk.