We are entering into peak homebuying season. Many across the country are looking to purchase a new home. And you may be one of them. Maybe you got a new job in another city. Maybe you feel like you’ve outgrown your current house. Whatever the reason, your head is on a constant swivel as you drive down the road, looking at the houses behind the for-sale yard signs.
Should you use your home equity for debt consolidation? This is a question that homeowners with credit card debt, car loans, and student loans often ask.
Standard or itemized tax deduction? What mistake are 18% of homeowners making? And what should you consider when it comes to wealth transfer?
These questions and more are answered in this week’s My 5 for Friday.
I have sold a few homes in my life. And so I understand that there are many potential points of stress throughout the process. One, that occurs right at beginning—choosing a real estate agent.