Archive for April, 2012

Determine Your Budget

Friday, April 13th, 2012

Can I afford this home? This question is asked by most during the home shopping process. It’s important to determine what you may be able to afford long-term. The calculators below will provide an idea of what your range could be: •   Affordability Calculator •   Monthly Mortgage Payment Calculator •   Amortization Calculator •   Refinancing Calculator Although there are many…Read More »

Home Buyers Tip #13 | Ask Questions

Thursday, April 12th, 2012

When you have found the one, ask a lot of questions.  Buying a home is a huge financial decision, the more questions you are asking, the less surprises you’ll have. Tip provided by:                                    Tiffany Pech-Williams, Sales Associate Cell:  712-898-3638 Email: website:    

Mortgage Interest Rates

Wednesday, April 11th, 2012

Some lenders are willing to negotiate on both the loan interest rate and the number of points. Most established lenders set their rates like large corporations set the prices on their goods. However, it pays to shop around for loan rates and know the market before you talk to a lender. You should always look…Read More »

Home Selling Tip | Brighter Home

Tuesday, April 10th, 2012

Put higher wattage bulbs in light sockets to make rooms appear brighter and larger.

21 Reasons to Choose CENTURY 21 ProLink for your Career

Monday, April 9th, 2012

CENTURY 21 ProLink is taking a new approach to real estate. We’ve created a progressive technology-driven real estate brokerage focused on helping our agents connect with their Buyers and Sellers. We are a team of hardworking, ethical, and successful agents who utilize the Century 21 System to work Smarter, Bolder, Faster. Be apart of the…Read More »

Now is the time to find your way in Real Estate

Friday, April 6th, 2012

As I was reading a recent WSJ article about housing the author made the comment that well over 40% of the real estate agents in selected markets across the country have left the business. While that may sound like a profession on its deathbed I think it means there are increased opportunities for those that…Read More »

Home Insurance

Monday, April 2nd, 2012

Protecting your new home with insurance is a must. How well you do that depends on the details of your policy. And while you are not legally required to have homeowners’ insurance, mortgage lenders stipulate that you do.    A standard policy will suffice in most instances. It protects against several natural disasters and catastrophic…Read More »

Featured Home by Vanessa Lefler-Larned – $118,000

Monday, April 2nd, 2012

3319 Jones St, Sioux City, IA