Monthly Archives: July, 2011

The Right Place

Many people walk into a home and just have that feeling that it is going to be the right place.  They move in get all settled then realize their neighbors don’t mix well with them, or a school isn’t close enough, a commute to work takes 30+ min because of the traffic or the house …

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Prep Work

Currently Quad Cities Realty is working to update one of our rentals.  Meaning new paint colors, new doors and a more modern touch and feel to the overall outside of the home.  Now going into this job we made a plan of what was to be done and what we needed to get the job …

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6 Questions to Refinancing

Many people have been hopping onto the refinancing train recently; but how do you know if you are in the right state to refinance?  Sure a lot of people will tell you that you will be able to get ahead in your financial situation, but how can you be sure?  From MSN Real Estate and …

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Money Talks

Working through financial jargon with a mortgage lender can be confusing, but you can make the process easier if you clarify queries up front. Real Estate ABC and About.com offer a few tips for talking to your lender and finding what home loan best fits your needs.      Don’t be afraid to ask about the …

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