Home for Sale


Prepping Your Home for Sale? Spruce it Up!

Home for Sale

Selling a home in today’s market takes more than enlisting the help of a realtor. Careful planning and sprucing up your home before you put it on the market will go a long way when it comes to making an impression on potential buyers. Consider these sprucing suggestions to get your home in top selling…Read More

How to Increase the Resale Value of Your Home

Resale value

If you’re ready to put your house on the market, it’s important to pause and consider what home improvements could help to increase the resale value of your home. The quickest way to increase value is by creating a strategic plan with intentional, well thought out upgrades. Home improvement projects will cost you roughly $0.20-$0.25…Read More

Get Ahead in a Competitive Homebuyer Market

Homebuyer Market

Spring and Summer are the busiest times for home sales, so anyone in the market for a new home right now has joined a competitive pool of hopeful homeowners. Pacor Mortgage Corp. offers solutions of how to navigate the busy home buying season: Get Pre-approved Getting pre-approved for a mortgage should be the first step…Read More

How to Get Pre-Approved for a Mortgage

mortgage pre-approval

When it comes to buying a new home, people often underestimate just how competitive today’s real estate market can be. Don’t be fooled by what you see on popular shows on the HGTV network; in most cases, purchasing the home of your dreams isn’t as simple as touring a house, telling your agent you want…Read More

Do’s and Don’ts of First-Time Home Buying and Selling

Home Buying and Selling

Buying or selling a home can be an exciting time in a person’s life but there are some common mistakes people tend to make. As the real estate market heats up again, understanding the housing market may help you make your decision on when to buy or sell. While it can seem like a daunting…Read More

Your Spring Home Buying Checklist

Homebuyer checklist

Purchasing a new home can be exciting for everyone involved. Working together to house hunt and find the perfect home takes a lot of hard work, but will pay off in the end with your new forever home. Before you start your home buying process, make sure you check these items off your checklist. Get…Read More

How to Avoid Paying PMI (Private Mortgage Insurance)

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PMI, or private mortgage insurance, is required when purchasing a home when a buyer’s down payment is less than 20%.  Pacor Mortgage Corp. shares five ways to avoid paying PMI below: 20% Down Payment The first option is to pay 20% or more for a down payment on the house. With 20% equity, PMI does…Read More

A First-Time Homebuyer Checklist

Homebuyer checklist

Buying your first home can be an exciting time. You’ve finally decided that you’re ready to go from renting to buying, but what types of things should you prepare for before you take that big step? Here are a few things to keep on your first-time homebuyer checklist. Pre-Approval Getting pre-approved means that you’re getting…Read More

The Many Benefits of FHA Home Financing

FHA home financing

If you’re trying to buy a new home, but aren’t sure where to start when it comes to looking for a home loan, an FHA may be a good place to start. This is a great option if you’re having trouble getting approved through traditional lenders. Here a few benefits of FHA home financing. Smaller…Read More

Home Improvement Projects to Finish Before Winter

Home Improvement

If the upcoming winter months stress you out because of the current state of your home, you’re not alone. Many people scramble to get home improvement projects done before the cold weather hits, and if you don’t get a certain project done in time, you could be in some serious trouble. Here are a few…Read More