Monthly Archives: January 2011

7 Steps to Take Before You Buy a Home

Here is a great article from the national association of Realtors: 7 Steps to Take Before You Buy a Home By: G. M. Filisko By doing your homework before you buy, you’ll feel more content about your new home. 1. … Continue reading

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Cold weather tips for your house

We’ve had some extremely cold weather lately.  Today is the first day above 0 in Anchorage in over a week!  Here are a few good cold weather tips for your house: 1)  To keep frost off your windows, add 1/2 … Continue reading

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Home Buyer 10 Commandments

Most home buyers rely upon a bank or mortgage company to provide a home loan.  In the past few years, this process has become more difficult as lenders and the federal government are restructuring the loan process in reaction to … Continue reading

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This Month in Real Estate, January 2011

January 2011  Market Update The housing market is recovering. As more home buyers are taking advantage of the improved affordability conditions. With mortgage rates hovering around recent record lows and home prices having generally stabilized, economists are expecting an upward … Continue reading

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