How To Find & Evaluate Your Credit Rating

Finding your credit rating can be an intimidating task, but for anyone hoping to purchase a home it is a necessary step. Your credit rating has a huge effect on the process of purchasing a home, from the types of lenders you will approach, to the type of loan you will get, to the interest rate you will…

Five Unusual Home Insurance Benefits

While you may be familiar with common home insurance coverage areas, there are probably some benefits of your policy that will surprise you. In the past, damage caused by meteors, mold or even murders have been covered by a standard home insurance policy. Below are five more interesting areas of coverage most likely included in…

Childproofing Your Home

When it comes to decorating your home, there’s a lot more to consider than simply coordinating your window treatments with your carpet. This is especially true if you have or are expecting children in the home, which presents a whole new concern for keeping them safe and sound. Take A Look Around When you take a quick glance…

Smart Financial Moves for Women

In keeping with the theme of yesterday’s post titled “A Single Woman’s Path to Homeownership“, today I present to you another guest contribution from Farmington Hills based Financial Advisor Steve Chang. I recommend you to also visit Steve’s previous entry “Saving is Good, but it’s Not Investing” -DLH FINANCIAL FOCUS Smart Financial Moves for Women On…

A Single Woman’s Path To Homeownership

The traditional view of home ownership usually includes a married couple, but times have changed, and more and more single women are entering the housing market. In fact, according to a 2013 article from the National Association of Realtors (NAR), almost twice as many single women are purchasing homes than single men, and almost one in five homes purchased…