4 Signs of a Bad Real Estate Agent in Newark

Both buyers and sellers need (or, at least, could benefit from) the services of a real estate agent. The process of buying/selling real estate can be more than a little intimidating, especially for first-timers. But using a bad agent can make matters even worse, and that’s something you want, no doubt, to avoid.  So to … Continued

6 Signs of a Great Real Estate Agent in Newark

When you’re selling your house (or any other real estate), you don’t want just any old agent – you want a great real estate agent. But what characteristics, traits, and skills – exactly – make the difference between average, good, and great? If you have little real estate experience, it’s hard to know and easy … Continued

6 Agent Secrets to Help You Buy or Sell Your House in Newark

Buying or selling a house is a big financial step, and you want to get it right. The problem, though, is that even experienced buyers and sellers don’t always know all the tricks that make for success. But you don’t have to go through this months-long process only to have an outcome that doesn’t fully … Continued

The Pros and Cons of Reverse Mortgages for Homeowners in Newark

You’ve probably seen and/or heard all those ads for reverse mortgages with all their nearly irresistible appeal. A reverse mortgage can indeed provide some much-needed financial relief for older homeowners struggling to meet expenses. There are, however, some drawbacks, and they aren’t always the best cure for retirement money problems. If you’re considering a reverse … Continued

Pros and Cons of Hiring Movers in Newark

Now that you’ve come down to it, you have a decision to make: Should you take care of the moving yourself, or should you hire professional movers? But you’d better hurry because that move is looming. There are pros and cons to each, and that’s often what makes the decision so difficult. To help you … Continued

5 Packing Tips to Help You Move To or From Newark

Some things like going to the dentist we dread and put off as long as possible, but they eventually have to be done. Packing for a move is one of those things. But packing, if approached with a plan and in an organized way, can be made far less unpleasant and more manageable (while having … Continued

How to Refinance Your Newark Home Without any Closing Costs

Homeowners, for a variety of reasons, sometimes need to finance their homes, often in order to stay financially afloat. The barrier for many of them is the closing costs, which can be a pretty hefty sum. There is, however, a way to refinance without having to pay closing costs – a no-closing-cost refinance. To determine … Continued

5 Things to do Right Now to Secure a Home Loan in Newark

Applying for a home loan is never simple and always causes a lot of anxiety. No one wants to spend months searching for that dream home only to find out late in the process that they can’t get sufficient or any financing. The best thing you can do, then, is to do everything possible to … Continued

5 Benefits of Owning a Newark Home That Have Nothing to do With Your Finances

No doubt, you’ve heard all the financial benefits of homeownership: equity-building potential, substantial tax breaks, set monthly payments, and more. But there are probably even more intangible and non-financial benefits of owning a home – benefits that may actually outweigh the ones that affect only your finances. Not convinced? Well, here are 5 benefits of … Continued