January 28, 2013

What's Homeowner's Insurance Got to Do With it?

                New homeowners can be surprised with lots of different expenses that they don’t really think of when dreaming of their first home. One of these expenses can be homeowner’s insurance. What it is, what it covers, and how much it costs can vary wildly. You can legally own a home without having insurance on it, however if you use a mortgage to purchase your home, most lenders require insurance. I will try and answer some of the big questions and guide you to people who will know more than me!

January 21, 2013

Homebuyer Education for Everyone!

We are proud to now offer homebuyer education! We offer several different options to fit your schedule and educational needs. There are three basic types: Homebuyer Clubs, Homebuyer Education (eight-hour) courses, and Fast Track Education (four-hour) classes. The pricing for each of the three class types is the same. It is $60 per person per course and $75 per couple per course. Additionally, we are currently offering a $10 off coupon! You must be pre-registered for all Homebuyer Education courses. Keep reading for descriptions on each of the three types and the schedules for each!

January 14, 2013


It seems that this winter season will be a true Western New York winter, complete with snow, winds, and bitterly cold temperatures. If you are struggling to stay up to date with your heating bills and you are worried there is a chance that you will be shut off, I encourage you to learn more about HEAP – Home Energy Assistance Program.

January 7, 2013

January is National Radon Action Month

            January is National Radon Action Month. What does this mean? Well, it means that the EPA wants to get the word out about radon in the home and the health issues it can cause.