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Mortgage Rates See Biggest Plunge in Over a Decade

Posted by Morin Okuyiga // April 2, 2019

Mortgage Rates See Biggest Plunge in Over a Decade

INMAN announces Mortgage rates see biggest plunge in over a decade as the 30-year-fixed rate fell from 4.28% to 4.06%. Home sales jumped as buyers rushed to take advantage resulting in the biggest single-week decline in rates since 2008, according to Freddie Mac’s latest Primary Mortgage Survey released on Thursday. Freddie Mac chief economist Sam Khater […]


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A Rehabbed Home or a Fixer-Upper

Posted by Morin Okuyiga // April 1, 2019

A Rehabbed Home or a Fixer-Upper

Now that mortgage interest rates are back down, you can look to being a buyer. You will certainly come across a rehabbed home or a fixer-upper. Should you bite? Can you save any money buying a fixer-upper? According to Zillow, you can save about $11,000. The real-estate service found that homes described as fixer-uppers or […]


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A Very Limp Duck

Posted by Morin Okuyiga // March 29, 2019

A Very Limp Duck

A woman brought a very limp duck into a veterinary surgeon. As she laid her pet on the table, the vet pulled out his stethoscope and listened to the bird’s chest. After a moment or two, the vet shook his head and sadly said, “I’m sorry, your duck, Cuddles, has passed away.” The distressed woman […]


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5 Reasons that a Home Has Not Sold

Posted by Morin Okuyiga // March 28, 2019

5 reasons that a home has not sold

Sharon Paxson at Realty Biz News offers 5 reasons that a home has not sold. “Selling a home can be very challenging unless there is a strategy in place to sell. There are many steps to take before you list it for sale to ensure a quick sale and a few days on the market.” […]


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Fixing a Flooded Home

Posted by Morin Okuyiga // March 27, 2019

The National Flood Insurance Program

It wasn’t a hurricane, but, according to VOX, “A massive deluge of rain and melting snow from a “bomb cyclone” inundated several Midwestern states including Iowa, Illinois, Missouri, Kansas, South Dakota, Minnesota, and Nebraska.” There will bepelenty to do fixing a flooded home. “The flooding has killed at least three people and caused at least $3 billion in damages […]


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How I Earn High And Passive Income From Rental Properties

Posted by Morin Okuyiga // March 26, 2019

How I Earn High And Passive Income From Rental Properties

Jussi Askola writes in Seeking Alpha, “Rental properties are very popular among income investors and retirees. How do I know? All my rental-related articles receive a lot of comments and attention. Especially in 2019, as the stock market is still hovering near all-time highs and bonds are yielding very little – I believe that rental […]


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Dangers of Unpermitted Improvements

Posted by Morin Okuyiga // March 25, 2019

Dangers of Unpermitted Improvements

Do I really need a Building Permit? We have asked that question many times. When planning alterations to your home, you are just rolling the dice if you don’t pull building permits. Not applying for building permits exposes you to dangers of unpermitted improvements. Dangers of Unpermitted Improvements Some homeowners are finding when they try […]


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Friday Humor

Posted by Morin Okuyiga // March 22, 2019

Friday Humor

A fighter pilot and a cargo pilot are flying around, talking trash to each other on the radio. The fighter pilot goes on about how much cooler he is than the cargo pilot and says, “Watch this, brah!” hits the afterburner, does a barrel roll and then a loop. “Top that!” he shouts to the […]


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Three High Technology Products for Your Home

Posted by Morin Okuyiga // March 21, 2019

Three High Technology Products for Your Home

Three high technology products for your home that you can’t do without says BEN SHEPARDSON  at Reality Biz News. Amazon Alexa Named for the ancient library of Alexandria, Alexa is Amazon’s voice control system–and a seminal player in the market.  It’s one of the most comprehensive smart home ecosystems available, with over 7,000 third-party integrations–the most of […]


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Sell Property Fast Houston

Posted by Morin Okuyiga // March 20, 2019

Sell Property Fast Houston

One measure of your happiness is to sell property fast Houston. Usually, a need to sell comes under the heading of Death when you inherit a house. You and your siblings may decide to sell rather than deal with fixing it up, living in it, or renting it out.  Divorce when you want to get […]


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