Buying A House Vs Renting

Posted by Mrs C // August 3, 2016

If money is not an issue, is it better to rent or buy? I personally preferred to buy, regardless of the situation; career, relationship status, which state you reside, etc. Of course there are pros and cons in owning a home versus renting it, but I still think the pros trump the cons. Real Estate […]

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Home Loans 101

Posted by Mrs C // July 27, 2016

While the top 1% of population can afford to buy home with cash, majority of the people buy a home with a mortgage loan. There are a lot of different kind of loans with different kind of rates. Get some understanding on the qualification, description, interest rate and your monthly payment before jump in to […]

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Buy Vacation Rental Property

Posted by Mrs C // July 20, 2016

For most people, buying a second home means owning a vacation home. When you go to a beautiful place, don’t you ever have a thought, gosh, wouldn’t it be great if I own a place here and my whole family can come enjoy it every time? Or maybe, one day I would like to retire […]

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Low Water Landscaping Ideas

Posted by Mrs C // July 13, 2016

Water drought issue in California has made me browse through xeriscaping or also knows as low water landscape design. Some of our neighbors have changed their front yard with very minimal grass and plants. Where we live currently, there’s an incentive reimbursement program from the water company to change our landscape into a low water style […]

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How To Conserve Energy At Home

Posted by Mrs C // July 6, 2016

Nowadays, lots of people are looking for ways to conserve energy at home. Not only it saves money, it is also good for environment. There are also lots of incentives for people to make improvements in their home to save energy like rebate programs. So, it is definitely worth it to look into it. Here […]

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Buying A House Guide

Posted by Mrs C // June 29, 2016

If this is your first home, you might want to create your house buying checklist. If you want to really make a difference on the market so you can purchase the perfect home, then you will need to possess attention to detail to pull things off. There are quite a few ways you can work […]

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Childrens Bedroom Designs

Posted by Mrs C // June 22, 2016

I love looking at childrens bedroom designs. When designing a room for kids, fun and full of imagination are parts of the requirements. But from practical standpoint, and my view as a mom, I care more about their safety and how easy it is to declutter/clean the room.   Here are the list of things […]

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Tips For Downsizing Your Home

Posted by Mrs C // June 15, 2016

Moving into a smaller house can be quite overwhelming, especially when you need to give up some of your belongings. You don’t simply get rid of your stuff. How do you decide what to bring with you and what to leave behind?  What to do with the excess stuff? These questions may put a lot […]

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Countertop Material Options

Posted by Mrs C // June 8, 2016

Whether you’re renovating a kitchen or bathroom, you have to choose from different kinds of countertops. Which one should you choose? So many different countertop material options with different price range and qualities. Below are the pros and cons among the popular choices of countertop materials: Butcher block This countertop is made of wood with […]

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Real Estate Vs Stock Market

Posted by Mrs C // June 1, 2016

There are ways to capitalize on investing your hard-earned money and turning a major profit, the popular ones are real estate and the stock market. The question is which investment avenue is more reliable? A Tangible Investment Unlike stocks, investing in real estate is investing in something tangible: a house, an apartment complex, land, property, […]

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