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Category: Housing

5 December 2016, 07:03
Between down payments and closing costs, many would-be homeowners become frustrated with the process and put off their dreams of buying a home. But homeownership can be more affordable than you think. If you’re looking for ways to save on your home purchase, you may want to: Explore other property...
16 November 2016, 08:00
Converting Your Home into a Rental Property When you move, you have to decide what to do with your old property. For most homeowners, the simple answer is to sell it and use that money as a down payment on your new house. But what if you don’t want to,...
6 September 2016, 08:00
  1. Trying to do things yourself that you know you shouldn’t be doing. 2. Not getting the necessary permits (even for the small and easy projects). 3. Spending a lot of money on renovations that won’t add any value to your home (or may even take away from your...
13 June 2016, 08:00
  1. Your landlord drives you absolutely freaking nuts. via GIPHY   2. Just like your last landlord, and the landlord before that one…. via GIPHY   3. All in all, you’re ready to call the shots. via GIPHY   4. You’re a very private person and really hate the...
10 June 2016, 08:00
  1. You don’t have much (or any) privacy. via GIPHY 2. You’re still told to “clean your room” on a daily basis. 3. And if your parents are still cleaning up after you, you’re not really sure that’s any better… via GIPHY 4. …and basically, you still feel like...
28 May 2016, 08:00
    You don’t have to worry about someone else constantly being a slob…. via GIPHY 2. ….Or you can be the slob without getting yelled at. via GIPHY 3. No weird, annoying, or downright creepy roommates to worry about dealing with on a daily basis... via GIPHY 4. …Or...
12 May 2016, 08:00
You love the quirkiness of your old home, but has it gone from charming to downright creepy? Sometimes, it can be difficult to know when it’s time to make some big changes. The following are some signs that you might want to invest in some home renovations: 1. Your house...
29 April 2016, 08:00
Moving across town is one thing, but how do you know if it’s time for a big change? The following are some signs that now might be the perfect time to relocate: 1. Jobs are scarce. via GIPHY     2. So are friends. via GIPHY     3. In...
8 April 2016, 04:15
  1.        2.       3.         4.       5.       6.       7.       8.       9.   Do you need cash to fix up a home or to buy a new...
4 April 2016, 08:00
The decision to move out of your home or apartment is rarely an easy one, and it's only made more stressful by the costs associated with transferring all of your possessions from one place to another. Here are seven tips to keep these costs as low as possible and save...
29 February 2016, 08:00
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15 February 2016, 08:00
If you’re looking to buy a home in the near future, you’ll likely visit at least one open house during your house search. An open house is a great way to explore what different options are available in the area you’re interested in, and can give you a better idea...
10 February 2016, 08:00
Many people don’t need to think twice about the benefits of owning a home, because there’s one huge advantage that’s pretty obvious: It’s your home. Even if you’ve financed your purchase, a chunk of your monthly payments puts equity in your home and brings you one step closer to owning...
13 January 2016, 07:37
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14 September 2015, 08:49
The decision to buy a home or to continue renting is usually one of the key financial decisions most folks make in their lifetime. Unfortunately, far too many people still rush into buying a home without taking into account all the factors that accompany such a "big ticket" purchase. Here...
25 June 2015, 08:24
If you think quality home repair work can only be done by a professional, think again. Here are five home-improvement DIY tips that will make you feel like you hired a professional – at a fraction of the cost. 1) Don't replace – retouch The first instinct when faced with...
2 June 2015, 06:55
If you're tired of getting enormous electric bills every summer, today's blog is for you. It contains five easy recommendations for keeping your AC costs down without suffering through summer's hottest days. Following these quick tips will keep you cool and comfortable – while also keeping your monthly expenses on...
19 May 2015, 12:58
If you are a new college graduate out on your own, renting that first apartment can be a challenging, if not a downright scary, process. Not only is there a legal contract that commits you to twelve months of payments, but for most folks each month's rent check can also...
2 December 2014, 11:19
With cold fronts sweeping the country, we thought we could help out our fellow penny-pinchers out there looking to stay warm this winter without also setting fire to their hard-earned cash. Here are eight tips from JG Wentworth on heating your home on a budget. 1) Replace your air filters...
31 July 2014, 11:00
Whether you're a first-time home buyer in a fixer-upper, or a long time house dweller in a property that clearly needs an upgrade, the potential cost of home repairs can send shivers of dread down just about every homeowner's spine. J.G. Wentworth, the nation's leader in purchasing future structured settlement...
8 July 2014, 11:00
With meteorologists predicting another hot summer ahead, we thought it would be a great time to offer some tips on how to keep electricity costs low without sacrificing too much in comfort. If there's one thing J.G. Wentworth knows after over 20 years in the future payment purchasing business, it's...
18 July 2013, 04:03
Hi folks, J.G. Wentworth here, continuing our previous blog discussion on how to make the right choice when it comes to renting or owning a property. Here are six absolutely essential tips and strategies we recommend to anyone considering their first property purchase: 1) Take into account how long you...
16 July 2013, 02:00
Hi folks, J.G. Wentworth here.  Today we would like to discuss one of the most important financial decisions you'll make in your life: whether to stop renting and instead purchase a home. While buying your first home is, without a doubt, a truly momentous event, it is also a decision...
21 June 2013, 11:20
Hi folks, J.G. Wentworth here. With summer just days away, and temperatures already soaring around the country, today we thought we'd take a look at some great ways to control the costs of running your air-conditioning unit. Here are five ways to reduce air-conditioning bills this season. 1) Raise your...