Home Buyer Insurance Checklist

Home Buyer Checklist Check on insurance early. When buying a home, the sooner you check with an insurance company or agency to price a policy and find out if you can insure that property, the smoother the process will be. Check the claims-filing history of properties you are selling and buying. Get a copy of… [Read More]

Retailers Unhappy With Consumer Spending in February

Retailers Unhappy With Consumer Spending in February Spending at U.S. retail stores fell for the third straight month in February, which could signal an economic slowdown in the first quarter. February Retail Sales fell 0.1 percent last month versus the gain of 0.3 percent expected after declines in December and January. The three straight months… [Read More]

Rent vs Buy

Rates are going up, rents are going up and the cost of purchasing a home is increasing.  “SmartAsset” has an integrative map that shows where buying a home, or renting, makes the most sense.  Scroll down to see where your state is.