pre-approval vs pre-qualification

Pre-Approval vs Pre-Qualification: What’s the difference?

The words pre-approval and pre-qualification are sometimes used interchangeably. But here we’ll break down a general overview of the terms pre-qualification and pre-approval, as they are typically defined. Pre-Qualification vs. Pre-Approval The term pre-qualification is typically used to describe the first step in the mortgage process. This is usually less of a hassle and can […]
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is the writ of possession an eviction

What is a Writ of Possession?

What is a Writ of Possession? When the judge rules in favor of the property owner, they may be tempted to believe that this now gives them the right to evict the tenant. This is not so, the ruling is just another step in the eviction process and evicting the tenant, after the ruling […]
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how long does the closing process take

How Long Does A Closing Take?

How Long Does a Closing Take? The process never seems to end when it comes to buying or selling your home. From preparation, to listing, house showings and negotiations…   But once you’ve agreed to sell your home and have a signed contract, how long does a closing take? Closing alone can take an average of […]
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does a finished basement add value

Does a Finished Basement Add Value?

Does a Finished Basement Add Value? For the short answer, yes, finishing your basement will add value to your home. Unfortunately, as per everything in life, the answer really isn’t that simple; because after this question comes a barrage of other questions: how much is my home worth after finishing the basement? Is it worth […]
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Heat Pump vs Air Conditioner Central Air

Heat Pump vs. Central Air

What’s the difference between a Heat Pump and a “Central” A/C? Heat Pumps and Central Air Conditioners are essentially identical as to how they cool a house, but entirely different as to how they heat a house. For cooling the home, they both pump heat outside of the home with compressed refrigerant. In fact, they […]
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