Category Archives: Consumer News

What Do Homeowners Say About Homeownership?

Many people still believe that owning a home is the way to acquire wealth for retirement.  However I have a few caveats: You will have to find a home and stay there for a long time.  Hopping around will not … Continue reading

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Real estate: It’s time to buy again – Fortune Finance

Forget stocks. Don’t bet on gold. After four years of plunging home prices, the most attractive asset class in America is housing.  The number of new homes in the pipeline nationwide is quite low. From his wide-rimmed cowboy hat to … Continue reading

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7 Things You Should Know About Moving To Greater Palm Springs

7 Things You Should Know About Moving To Greater Palm Springs Whenever you buy a home in any area, don’t you wish someone would tell you some of the very key things you need to know about the area, be … Continue reading

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Why You Should Sell Your Home With An Internet Connected Realtor

Does that make sense?  I hope it does because the Realtor you choose to sell your home should have access to market your home on all the major websites not just the Multiple Listing Service. Yes the MLS is seen … Continue reading

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5 Things Home Buyers Do That Turn Sellers Off (and Kill Deals)

The market in Palm Springs is strong with great values.  The demand is such that a foreclosure or short-sale home that is priced right and in good condition will go for full price or more.  Following these tips and the … Continue reading

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Safe and Careful Banking With Your Smart-Phone

Safe Ways to Bank With Your Smart Phone Follow these steps to lower the risk of having your personal information stolen. By Cameron Huddleston, Kiplinger.com Using your smart phone to check your bank account balance or deposit a check is … Continue reading

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