Friday, February 18, 2011

Bankruptcy seasoning requirements for FHA and Conventional loans


Even with my 20 years in the mortgage business, I double check all guidelines because they are continually changing.  I had a call from someone yesterday who had just passed his 2 year anniversary since a Chapter 7 Bankruptcy and did the following research and thought it was good info for a Blog post.  It’s a crazy mortgage world right now…

Tuesday, February 15, 2011

It's springtime: Top 12 low cost DIY Home Improvements: Return on Investment

Cleaning and De-Cluttering for a $200 cost which has an increase in home value of $1700 for a whopping 872% Return on Investment!

Landscaping $320 cost, $1500 return on home value, 473% ROI.   Does updating electrical makes sense if you are contemplating selling?  How about lightening and brightening?

See what 1000 Realtors recommend:  Top 12 home improvements survey