home buying snacks


I never realized that "realtor" could mean different things. And also, (at least here in Massachusetts) the term doesn't seem to be used all that much.  Here's a break down: Realtor can mean: Selling agent: the seller's realtor. Also called listing agent. In the home buying process you will be in contact (indirectly) with this person… Continue reading “Realtor”

home buying snacks

get prequalified, and then some!

So! Now that you've decided that you want to start looking at houses, you are going to want to get preapproved for a mortgage.  Wait, you said "prequalified" in the title? What is that? Don't worry, we'll get to it.  As I've said before, prequalification and preapproval should t be your first or second step in… Continue reading get prequalified, and then some!

home buying snacks

Laughed off of the phone: a personal story

back in May of 2015, i left my job at a beauty retail store. about a month later i started working for a cosmetics company directly. i was making more money (something i found i needed to do to be able to afford a house). i gave myself a year from the start of my… Continue reading Laughed off of the phone: a personal story