Category Archives: General

  • Are You Aware of Your Home Mortgage Options?

    BY Raul & Mary Beth Viruete

    Have you considered refinancing your home lately? If so, you are not alone. According to the Freddie Mac Quarterly Refinance Report, many homeowners throughout the United States lowered monthly mortgage payments, shortened... 

  • Take a Look at Your Home – It’s National Homeownership Month

    BY Raul & Mary Beth Viruete

    June is National Homeownership Month, giving you an excuse to fall in love with your home all over again or find ways to revive it! What advice would you share with young buyers on purchasing a home? What do you wish you... 

  • How Will You Move Your Home

    BY Raul & Mary Beth Viruete

    When it comes time to move from your home, do you have a plan? Does the traditional method of boxing up rooms and stacking furniture to be loaded on a truck appeal to you?  Prefer professional movers to coordinate the move?... 

  • Your Home and Potential Buyers

    BY Raul & Mary Beth Viruete

    Buyers for your home may be interested in more than just the number of bedrooms and baths, reported the National Association of Realtors® in their just released survey results. The 2013 Profile of Buyers’ Home Feature... 

  • Brighten Your Home Through Backsplash Design

    BY Raul & Mary Beth Viruete

    It’s the little things that turn your house into your home. The color of your walls, the hardware on your cabinetry, and your choice of flooring all create a sense of belonging inside the space you call your home. A... 

  • Technology and Your Home Needs

    BY Raul & Mary Beth Viruete

    As a home buyer or home seller, when it comes to your home, you expect your real estate agent to be up to date on the latest technology. You want us to have an active web presence and list your home on social media so that... 

  • Buying Your Home – Is the Time Right?

    BY Raul & Mary Beth Viruete

    Wondering about the possibility of buying your home in the current housing market? The National Association of Home Builders/Wells Fargo Housing Opportunity Index (HOI) released this week confirmed other recent reports of... 

  • Selling Your Home When Inventory is Low

    BY Raul & Mary Beth Viruete

    If there is even a slight chance you may want to sell your home, now is the time to act! Housing has definitely shifted to a seller’s market, with inventory at a 13 year low. The National Association of Realtors (NAR)... 

  • Your Home and Asteroid Insurance

    BY Raul & Mary Beth Viruete

    News of an asteroid touching down in the Chelyabinsk Ural region of Russia last week may have you wondering if your home is insured against such a calamity. If you haven’t heard about the incident that demolished glass... 

  • Sell Your Home with an Open House

    BY Raul & Mary Beth Viruete

    If you are looking for a way to sell your home, you’ll want to stage an open house. Less inventory in the housing market means more exposure for your home so now is the prime time to show it off! Broker previews and...