With Veteran’s Day approaching, Homes.com wanted to find ways to honor our nation’s military. One simple and fun way to show appreciation to a service member is with a care package! With just a few items and a little creativity, you can express gratitude and love from any distance.
My husband is the Navy, and despite our two years of marriage, I still consider myself new to the military wife life. When he deployed this summer for the first time, I wanted to send a meaningful package to let him know how much I missed him. The problem was – I didn’t even know where to begin. So I’m going to break down the process and show you my completed care package.The [...]
There’s no shortage of swanky real estate in Crystal Bay, Nevada. After all, this exclusive little enclave is known as a haven for the wealthy. And who can blame them? The idyllic lakeside atmosphere is enough to put anyone’s mind at ease, and if that’s not enough, then the business-friendly Nevada tax laws don’t hurt, either.
Yes, there are plenty of beautiful homes in the Crystal Bay area, but none can really hold a candle to the estate at 580 Gonowabie Road. So what’s so special about this home?
Well, just look at it. For starters, this striking residence is a work of architectural art. From the vantage point on the street, [...]
Decorating your home can be a fun and rewarding experience, but if you’re not sure which direction to take, then the process can also be a bit daunting.
Of course, the furniture that you choose will have a huge impact on your home’s overall design aesthetic, so it’s important to select pieces that make sense in your home and ones that fit your personal style. After all, your goal is to create a living space that you’ll be happy to spend time in and proud to show off, and it all starts with the furniture.
If all of this sounds a bit intimidating, don’t worry. Homes.com is here to help! In collaboration with both Home Depot and [...]
Mortgage market giants Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac have responded to a strong housing market by adjusting several key underwriting guidelines. Things are getting a little bit easier as of August 15, 2015. The three primary underwriting guideline areas addressed were:Unreimbursed Business Expenses Using Tip Income Departure Residence Debt
Let’s dive into the changes and they will affect borrowers going forward.Unreimbursed Business Expenses
Unreimbursed business expenses have been an underwriting nightmare since 2008 when underwriting got strict about deducting them from qualifying income. Starting August 2015 that will no longer always be the [...]