Understanding Mortgage Escrow Accounts

Hello and Happy Friday!  Today, let’s discuss a mortgage escrow account.  If you currently have a mortgage, you may already know what an escrow account is and if you are buying a home right now and have been talking to a mortgage professional, you may be learning about one.   What is an escrow account?  AnContinue reading “Understanding Mortgage Escrow Accounts”

Local Restaurant Insight – Wrightsville Inn Grill & Draft House

Being a local resident myself, I always love trying a new restaurant and today I thought I would give a little insight on a local favorite, Wrightsville Inn Grill & Draft House located at 601 S. Front Street, Wrightsville, PA.  While this restaurant may not be a “new” one, it currently is a favorite forContinue reading “Local Restaurant Insight – Wrightsville Inn Grill & Draft House”

How Are You Represented?

Are you buying a home or maybe thinking of selling your home?  Should you use a Realtor or do it on your own?  Here are a few things to know about your representation.  Why Use a Realtor: A Realtor will have the negotiating skills that are needed in today’s competitive market A Realtor has accessContinue reading “How Are You Represented?”

4286 Myers Rd, Glen Rock, PA

We have received the honor of listing a very unique property and wanted to share some insight on the home and just a few of its features.  This 1925 old colonial home is like no other.  The current homeowners John and Jennifer have spent over 30 years remodeling and loving this gem—and the home hasContinue reading “4286 Myers Rd, Glen Rock, PA”

DIY Inspiration: Outdoor Grill Surround

The weather is getting warmer and that means we can all enjoy some additional time outside with friends and family.  I thought it would be a perfect time to get the patio ready for our grilling needs.   I am constantly on Pinterest looking for new ideas on DIY projects I can try.  I truly enjoyContinue reading “DIY Inspiration: Outdoor Grill Surround”

Mortgage Knowledge

You have a ratified offer and now you need to finalize the mortgage application for your money to complete the purchase of your new home.  What do you need to know? My background as a mortgage processor gives me some inside knowledge I can share.  Let’s take a look into getting a mortgage.  What NOTContinue reading “Mortgage Knowledge”

It’s Spring

It’s Spring, what does Spring make you think of?  Flowers, warmer weather?  For me it makes me think home maintenance and maybe that is the Realtor coming out of me.  I wanted to provide you with a quick list of Spring home maintenance items.  If you make a habit of doing these items, I promiseContinue reading “It’s Spring”

Homeowner’s Insurance – What do you know?

Insurance: what is it and do I need it when I own or buy a home?  Some people confuse homeowner’s insurance with a home warranty.  Insurance is not going to fix your furnace when it dies or replace your stove when it won’t heat anymore.  Insurance covers your home against perils, that is fire, snow,Continue reading “Homeowner’s Insurance – What do you know?”

Selling A Home

Are you on the fence about selling your home? Has your family size outgrown your current home?  Maybe you are looking to downsize because retirement is around the corner or maybe a new job is on the horizon which requires you to leave the area. Whatever the reason may be there are many things toContinue reading “Selling A Home”

BUYING TIPS IN A SELLER’S MARKET

A quick definition of a seller’s market, this is when the demand for homes exceeds the supply of homes.  Currently interest rates are at a record low and many individuals are taking advantage of these low rates to purchase a home.  Most are finding that the monthly mortgage payments on a home purchase are lowerContinue reading “BUYING TIPS IN A SELLER’S MARKET”