Don’t Accidentally Curse Your Credit

If you’re planning to purchase a home with financing soon, then it’s important that you understand what you can and can’t do with your finances—if you want to qualify for a solid mortgage as quickly and as smoothly as possible, anyway. Here are six things to avoid directly prior to and during the loan approval process:

Debunking 3 Appraisal Myths

#1. The Appraiser Works For the Buyer. The appraiser is hired by the lender to evaluate the property. The lender needs to ensure the property isn’t worth less than what the buyer’s paying; they don’t want a loan on an asset that will make the buyer upside down as soon as they close.

How Much Does It Cost To Buy A House In Fort Wayne?

Our average sale price is around $185,000-$190,000 here in Fort Wayne. I’m visiting one of the properties that we are rehabbing for one of our seller clients today. Learn more about our fix and list program here. I thought it would be a great example because it’s an average house in this area. It’s a … Continued

5 Reasons Why You Can’t Buy A House In Fort Wayne

1. Don’t Rely On Zillow or Other Portals People are voicing frustration because they aren’t seeing houses to buy online. There’s not a lot out there, but if you’re relying on portals like Zillow or for your conclusion on the inventory in Fort Wayne, then I would not advise you to do that. As … Continued


More homebuyers are coming into the market to take advantage. 33% more mortgage applications were made last week than the same time last year. A study from Lending Tree found that 67% of the people who planned to buy a home within the next year were going to do so in order to take advantage … Continued


It’s a great time to either sell or rent out your house to tenants. Have you ever considered renting your house out for passive income? Now is a wonderful time to sell your property, but it’s also an excellent time to rent it out to tenants. I frequently receive the same three main questions about … Continued


Read this before preparing your home for the market. Does it make sense to renovate your home before you list it for sale? Most often, the answer to this question is no. Right now, you’re probably not going to get all your money back if you renovate your home. The reason is that ours is … Continued

Top 8 Best Neighborhoods in Fort Wayne Indiana

We are going to jump straight into the North side of town and talk about some neighborhoods in the Northwest Allen County School District. Let’s start with Longwood… Longwood is not a very large subdivision, but it has probably a couple hundred homes. It’s right by Parkview Regional Medical Center, which is a huge hospital … Continued