Combine energy savings, go green with the 203k loan. THE ENERGY EFFICIENT MORTGAGE means comfort and savings. When you are buying, selling, refinancing, or remodeling your home, you can increase your comfort and actually save money by using the Energy Efficient Mortgage (EEM). It is easy to use, federally recognized, and can be applied to […]
I found this article and thought it did a great job of explaining how Universal design can benefit you. Paul (203k) Universal design, which requires accessible surroundings for people of all ages, sizes, and abilities, is making its way to America’s collective remodeling wish list.
The 203k loan program is used to buy anything up to $365,000. In other parts of the country the program will lend up to $700,000, as in California. Minnesota and most places are lower based on the average house costs. Single family, duplex up to a 4 plex properties are eligible, but they must be […]
203k loans in the Twin Cities What is a 203K loan and why should you care? A 203k loan lets homeowners and buyers finance the purchase, remodel or even refinance if they have an existing home loan through a single mortgage. Simply this, want to buy a home and remodel the kitchen right away, want […]finance, MN, Twin Cities
Wood cabinets – “tree” facts you should know By Kelly Morisseau One of the interesting things about the next generation of home buyers is they appear to have very little knowledge of wood and its properties. I thought of writing this post when our young office manager, who has a degree in interior design, asked […]cabinets, kitchens, MN, tree facts, wood cabinets
By: The Associated Press The New York Times Washington (AP) — Experts call it the home of the future: wider hallways, nonslip floors, bathroom grab bars and adjustable shower seats — all for the comfort and convenience, too, of aging baby boomers.AARP. aging, accessibility, aging, remodel, senior