Monthly Archives: May 2014


Buying vs. Renting

Even in the face of rising home prices in many areas and increasing mortgage rates, it’s still an amazing time to be purchasing a home. This is never more true than for the first-time home buyer. If you’re in the “first-time home buyer club”, you may be conflicted over whether […]


Soon, You Too Can Own the Smartest Home on the Block

  Thanks to our high-tech society, our homes may soon be smarter than we are. Technology is already connecting our smartphones to appliances and programming robotic butlers to do routine household chores. Besides making household tasks easier, many “smart” home innovations also make our homes safer and more energy efficient. […]


Success Story: Kris & James

Congrats to Kris & James of Fox Lake!  They used the Federal VA loan to purchase a home of their own!!  I wish you the best of luck in your new home! If you know of any Veteran that has VA eligibility AND is interested in buying a home, pass […]


What Were You Thinking? How Great Ideas Are Born

Dell’s popular 2014 marketing campaign, Beginnings, highlights the genesis of some the great ideas of the last 40 years. From Skype’s birth in a high-rise apartment to Dropbox’s eureka moment on Interstate 95, the computer giant suggests that good ideas can come from anywhere. It’s a great concept, but is […]