ARCHIVED BLOG POSTS

2012 

Shopping around for credit card deals these days can seem like walking into a Moroccan bazaar: Everything is negotiable and savvy haggling can save you a bundle.   Start from a position of strength. Anyone can ask for changes, but those most likely to get the best deals are obviously preferred cu...
05/28/2012
If you're considering taking out a second mortgage or refinancing your home in order to take out some cash, here's another option. Depending on what you are planning to do with the funds, a home equity line of creditmay meet your needs. When is Mortgage Interest Fully Deductible?     In most case...
05/19/2012
You have probably seen and heard the ads on TV and radio. (click Video) For the first time in recent years serious threats are being made against some of the incentives of home ownership. One of these is the Mortgage Interest Deduction. NAR is known as one of the strongest lobbying groups in Wash...
05/19/2012
As more and more consumers get connected and with smart phones glued to our ears, the net is powering news ways for consumers to engage in a "shareable" world.  We are used to the concept of car rentals but this new collaborative trend is fueling all sorts of possibilities to rent, share and go g...
05/12/2012
Most homeowners that get a spring itch to start planting, know that proper planning is the key to successful gardening. Here are tips on saving money on watering the garden, 7 mistakes to avoid and some unknown tips on adding to your home's value by growing the right kind of trees. These resource...
05/12/2012
If you're having a tough time selling your home in today's market, one option is to convert it into a rental property. That way, you can hang in there until the local real estate market rebounds. Meanwhile, you can probably shelter most or all of the rental income with tax deductions, including d...
05/11/2012
Debt reduction is a very vocal and hot topic these days in the media and in Washington.  One target that is now in the cross hairs is the Mortgage Interest Deduction, the much cherished tax incentive provided by the government as a means to stimulate Home Ownership.  The mortgage interest deducti...
05/11/2012
When the market fluctuates wildly as it sometimes does, it may be painful to look at your portfolio in depth. But a review is needed at least annually to determine whether you are on track to accomplishing your goals.   Consider these steps to help in that process: 1. Measure the performance of e...
05/09/2012
Are you looking for a newer construction home with an in-town location for easy access to all Danbury amenities?  Take a look at this recently built home with a great location, 2200+ sq ft of living space, garage, heated work shop, Gas heat & central air conditions, large spacious rooms with lots...
05/01/2012
    Come home to “Resort Living” at this beautiful Candlewood lake community property.  This stone sided lake home is ready for summer relaxation and entertaining.  Large deck, front wraparound porch, landscaped  yard and ample parking are just the beginning.    Step inside to feel the warmth tha...
05/01/2012
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