Why Do Short Sales Take So Long?

It’s a question many real estate agents hear from clients: Why do short sales take so long? Here are some of the reasons why this process takes so long and what can you do to speed up the wait.

Home Equity Loans Explained

If you’ve owned your own home for several years, the chances are that your property has increased in value at the same time that your mortgage has reduced. This equity in your home can be a potential gold mine because you can borrow against it to invest, allowing you to harness your home’s financial potential. Many people get nervous about ‘betting the house’, and this strategy isn’t right for everyone, but in the right circumstances it can significantly increase your wealth over the long term.