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    Top 5 Kitchen Staging Mistakes to Avoid When Selling Your Home

    By Angel Ella | February 1, 2023

    Kitchen staging is a crucial aspect of home selling as it creates a lasting impression on potential buyers. A well-staged kitchen can highlight its best features and make it feel spacious, warm, and welcoming. However, kitchen staging is not always a straightforward process and some common mistakes can detract from the overall appeal of the... Read More

    Buyer Tip: Avoiding Common Mistakes in this Housing Market

    By Angel Ella | February 1, 2023

    The housing market has been one of the bright spots of the economy in recent years, with record-low mortgage rates and high demand for homes driving prices up and creating a competitive environment for homebuyers. While this may seem like a good thing for those in the market to purchase a home, it has also... Read More

    Switching from a Fixed-Rate Mortgage to an Adjustable-Rate Mortgage: Pros and Cons

    By Angel Ella | January 26, 2023

    A fixed-rate mortgage is a type of loan where the interest rate stays the same for the entire term of the loan, typically 15 or 30 years. An adjustable-rate mortgage (ARM), on the other hand, has an interest rate that changes over time, typically based on a benchmark interest rate such as the U.S Treasury... Read More

    What Is an Interest-Only Mortgage? An Affordable Home Loan, at Least at First

    By Admin | January 6, 2023

    By Daniel Bortz An interest-only mortgage is a type of home loan where you start off paying only the interest for a certain time period, followed by a time where you pay back both the interest and principal. Most interest-only home loans are adjustable-rate mortgages, or ARMs, says Scott Sheldon, a senior loan officer and consumer advocate in Sonoma... Read More

    What Happens If I Have a Lien on My House?

    By Admin | January 4, 2023

    Many sellers may already be aware of liens filed on their property, but some may come as a surprise, says Barbara Carrollo-Loeffler, director of consumer and residential lending at Provident Bank in Jersey City, NJ. Read More

    New Year, New Home? 9 Myths About Buying a New-Construction House That Actually Aren’t True

    By Admin | January 3, 2023

    Many first-time homebuyers might shy away from the prospect of buying a brand-new home, assuming: It will cost too much. It will take too long. Read More

    Buying Your Home: A Step-by-Step Guide

    By Angel Ella | June 17, 2022

    Buying Your Home: A Step-by-Step Guide For a first-time home buyer, the buying process may seem overwhelming. With lots of documents and requirements to review and submit, people to talk to, houses and towns to research, etc. That’s why we are here for you, we’ll make things easier to understand, and navigate, and we’ll work... Read More

    How to Qualify for a Mortgage?

    By Angel Ella | April 15, 2022

    How to Qualify for a Mortgage? Aside from bank statements to pay stubs to tax returns and W-2s. that you need to gather, here are the essentials you need to qualify for a mortgage. If you wanna know more, hit us up! Read More

    Daylight Saving Time: Facts and Nuggets

    By Angel Ella | March 11, 2022

    Ever wonder why we have Daylight Saving Time? How did it start? Where and when did it begin? Here are some facts and nuggets you should know about Daylight Saving Time: It is used to save energy and make better use of daylight. Thunder Bay, Canada is the first city to use it in 1908.... Read More

    7 Ways to Celebrate the Fourth of July in the Sacramento Region

    By Angel Ella | July 2, 2021

    BY:  CURTIS YEE, ANDREW WARNER After going dark last year due to the pandemic, Fourth of July celebrations are ramping up around the region. Whether you stack up at a pancake breakfast in Lincoln, catch a Sacramento Philharmonic & Opera concert while sitting on the field at Sutter Health Park, or get all shook up when... Read More