Most Wanted Real Estate's Blog
Provided courtesy of Cody L. Wilson, Insurance Agent, AAA MountainWest
Your claims history is one of the few factors affecting your homeowner’s insurance premiums that you can actively manage.
Aside from pride of ownership and a natural desire to make your house a home you enjoy and appreciate spending time together with friends and family, keeping your home in good condition and taking a few simple precautions to prevent accidents, theft or damage from the elements will also save you money on your home insurance rates.
submitted by Jeff Boyer, Loan Officer, First Community Bank
This program is a great way to thank our veterans by getting them into their first homes with a lower than average interest rate. There are a few rules that have to be followed but most first time home buying veterans should qualify.
We were talking to a client the other day and he made a comment about his property increasing in value because of some things that will be done in the area. Unfortunately the things that are going to be done are things that potential buyers expect to be done. While he's definitely not the first one to think that or make that comment, he got us thinking that we should talk about the value of property versus saleability.
What's the deal with Short Sales?
A Short Sale is a property that is selling for less than what is owed to the bank. With the number of homes that are upside down short sales are becoming more prevalent.