Friday, September 3, 2021 / by Steve Ticknor
Thursday, August 26, 2021 / by Steve Ticknor
Home Appraisal Prep List
We all grow used to how certain things operate in our Havasu homes over time. The front doorknob rattles. You need to lift the sliding glass door handle slightly in order to open it. The faucet drips from time to time. While you overlook these things, an appraiser will not. Don't forget to fix any problem areas around your home.
A Little Spackle. ...
Friday, August 13, 2021 / by Steve Ticknor
Originally posted on our Lake Havasu real estate blog here: http://www.sunstonerp.com/lake-havasu-market-report-july-2021/. ...
Thursday, July 29, 2021 / by Steve Ticknor
How Does Equity Work?
What Is It?
First of all, it helps to know what it is. Basically, experts define equity as the difference between what you owe on your mortgage and your property's current market value. When you originally purchased your property, you included a down payment. That ranges anywhere from 3% to 20%. Let's say you paid $120,000, with 10% as your downpayment. At the time, you bought your Lake Havasu home for the fair market value of $120,000. That means that your equity at that time was $12,000.
As time went on, your mortgage balance went down as your fai. ...
Tuesday, July 20, 2021 / by Steve Ticknor
Originally posted on my Lake Havasu real estate blog here: http://www.sunstonerp.com/lake-havasu-market-report-june-2021/. ...