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3 Steps to Prevent Loan Default

3 Steps to Prevent Loan Default   As I reflect back on my work experience in the mortgage and construction industry, I would have to say the most uncomfortable position I have ever held was working in collections for a manufactured home lender. My company coined the position as ‘Financial Counselor.’ I think that term makes [...]

3 Ways to Avoid Home Buying Scams

3 Ways to Avoid Home Buying Scams With We Buy Houses signs at seemingly every intersection, motivated sellers needing to sell their house fast for cash have many options. The We Buy Houses industry attracts many scams and imposters. Reality shows and free weekend seminars promise quick riches in flipping houses. Theoretically, investors are trained […]

3 Ways to Invest Your Tax Refund

3 Ways to Invest your Tax Refund It’s no question that most people would rather own a home than rent. You can choose your own paint colors, have all the dogs you want, and not have to worry about sharing walls with another family. So what’s keeping you from buying a home? MYTH: There’s a [...]

How to Determine a Fair Cash Offer for your Home

How to Determine a Fair Cash Offer for your Home When planning to sell your house for cash, it's important to determine a fair offer for your home. You don't want to price the home too high, but you also don't want to price it too low. So, what factors can help you determine a [...]

4 Things You Can Do With an Inherited Property

4 Things You Can Do with an Inherited Property Typically, one receives an inherited home from a deceased relative. Inherited homes can be a great opportunity for the inheritor, but sometimes the home can also pose a problem. Many inherited homes have not been taken care of and need many upgrades. When money needs to [...]

How to find a reputable home cash buyer

How to find a reputable home cash buyer The rise of “house flipping” reality shows such as “Flip or Flop” and “Desert Flippers” has led to an increase in house flippers. These shows make the idea of flipping a house seem simple, but in reality, it takes a lot more work. And, not just anyone [...]

Your Guide to the Tri-Cities TN Region

Tri-Cities, TN You’ve heard it said many times before: “Bristol is a good place to live.” And it’s true! It’s so true that it hangs over the train tracks, serving as a gentle reminder to every Bristolian as they travel home from work that the place they live truly is good. Throw in Kingsport and […]

Your Travel Guide to Fredericksburg VA

Fredericksburg, VA Located in Northern Virginia, just west of the Potomac, sits a town packed with Colonial and Civil War History by the name of Fredericksburg. This Virginia town is the perfect spot for anyone looking for a quiet weekend getaway, and it is also a lovely place to settle down. Fredericksburg is home to [...]

Your Travel Guide to Chattanooga

Chattanooga, TN The New York Times has named Chattanooga one of the “Top 45 Places to go” in the world. And we believe that it is so true! Chattanooga, internationally known for the song “Chattanooga Choo Choo” by Glen Miller and his orchestra, is a perfect mix of outdoors, artsy, and college-town feel. There are [...]

Knoxville TN Travel Guide

Knoxville, TN There is something for everyone in Knox County! Whether you are into sports, outdoor activities, arts, music or food, Knoxville has you covered. It is home to the University of Tennessee and there is a reason they are the Volunteers. The people of Knoxville are very giving and there is always a way [...]