Topic Homebuyers

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Oct 14, 2020

Beginner's Guide to Title & Closing

Title insurance is insurance to protect real estate owners and lenders against any property loss or damage they might experience because of liens, encumbrances…
Aug 13, 2018

4 Tips for Selecting the Right Mortgage Lender

You may want to select a lender before beginning your process.  If you need help finding a great lender in your area, please contact our office at…
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May 21, 2018

What Does Title Insurance Cover?

If you are in the process of buying a home or plan to buy one in the next year, it’s important to understand what title insurance is and what it covers.…
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May 18, 2018

5 Factors Homebuyers Should Consider Before Flipping Houses

Being a house flipper is very similar to running your own business. It takes a full-time commitment to be successful. Without the knowledge of the business and…
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May 10, 2018

3 Things to Look for During Your Home Buying Journey

Everyone's home buying experience is different depending on what you're looking for and to what extent you're willing to go to make compromises. Before you…
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Jan 30, 2018

Wire Fraud: How to Help Home Buyers Protect Their Money

Criminals are targeting home buyers across the country, stealing money meant for the purchase of homes. Wire fraud is becoming more common and has cost some…
Jul 10, 2017

Protecting Your Investment: Importance of Title Insurance

Unlike property and casualty insurance, such as auto or homeowner's insurance which protects against potential future events, title insurance protects the…
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Sep 30, 2016

Types of Homestead Exemptions in Alabama

A Homestead Exemption is a tax break a property owner may be entitled to if he or she owns a single-family residence and occupies it as his or her primary…
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Sep 30, 2016

Alabama Homestead Exemption

Under Alabama law, a Homestead Exemption is a tax deduction a property owner may be entitled to if he or she owns a single family residence and occupies…
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Sep 30, 2016

Alabama Homestead Exemption by County

Property owners may be entitled to a homestead exemption if he or she owns a single-family residence and occupies it as their primary residence on…
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Feb 01, 2014

Best Home Improvements To Increase Home Value

Maybe you just got a great tax return and want to use the money to invest in your home and increase its value.  Perhaps you are looking to sell soon and…
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Nov 19, 2013

Best Towns Near Birmingham For Young Families

When you are trying to decide where to plant roots and raise your family, lots of factors go in to your decision.  Schools, job opportunities, cost of…