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Coronavirus homeowner relief resources 2020. How lenders are helping homeowners who can’t make their mortgage payments because of the coronavirus. Coronavirus Homeowner Relief Resources 2020 This week, the government took steps to try to ensure millions of Americans wouldn’t lose their homes, cars, and credit due to the Coronavirus pandemic. Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac, [...]
What to do when your home is overvalued by your homeowner’s insurance company. Hint: You may want to consider changing companies. Q: Every year, I get a renewal notice from my homeowner's insurance company and it indicates the value of my home. The insurance company lists my residence value at over $700,000. I understand that [...]
A mild fall is one thing, but if you don't prep your home for winter, you could be putting your home value at risk. Prepping your home for winter means more than just digging out the shovels and filling a bucket with salt. A cold winter season can cause damage to your home and property, which translates [...]
If you’ve ever thought about starting a home-based business, you know what an attractive idea it is. Plenty of profitable companies start out this way, but it’s not as simple as just having a great product or service. Even if you’re only using your home (or maybe even the garage) to launch the company, you’ll [...]