As summer approaches, ask yourself one question: Can your home take the heat? If not, there are a number of ways that can help keep your house cool and energy efficient, and taking out a home equity loan is a quick and easy way to finance summer improvements.
First impressions are everything when it comes to selling a home, especially if you’re hoping to get the best possible price in the shortest amount of time. And while you may aspire to have a listing worthy of an HGTV renovation reveal, it may be smarter to focus on small steps that have the most impact.
Summer is the most common time to move for many American’s around the country. For those with school-aged children, it can be less disruptive to relocate. Also, because the spring home-buying season is the busiest time of the year – most of those resulting home sales will require summer moves.
The costliest year on record for natural disasters in the United States was 2017. According to the National Oceanic and Atmosphere Administration, 16 separate natural disasters totaled more than $306 billion dollars in damage.