THREE OPEN HOUSES TOMORROW 2-4pm!!

THREE OPEN HOUSES TOMORROW 2-4pm!!

Three Open Houses TOMORROW, May 1st, from 2-4pm! Two New Construction homes located in Englewood Manor, One ADORABLE Home located in Chelsea Station! See pictures and details below. 13200 Englewood Lane Edmond, OK 73013 2,117 SQFT/MOL 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms $274,777 Charming new construction home! Neutral colors, granite, and oil rubbed bronze fixtures throughout. Kitchen is open to living and dining with stainless steel appliances. Master suite with jetted tub, walk in shower, double sinks and walk in closet. Lots of windows in the home create wonderful, natural light. Small, one street neighborhood creates a community with your neighbors. Secondary bedrooms upstairs with full bath and separate sink areas. Great location! High Efficiency energy saving heating...

May Events Around the Edmond/OKC Metro!

May Events Around the Edmond/OKC Metro!

April showers bring May flowers! We hope you have a wonderful month pack with fun events! Here is a schedule of what’s going on around the Edmond/OKC Metro Area: Downtown Edmond Arts Festival April 30th: 10am-8pm, May 1st: 11am-5pm Shopping and food Free event! Located North of Broadway & 2nd Street   May Fair Arts Festival April 30th: 9am-6pm, May 1st: 11am-5pm Stage entertainment, a 5k run, visiting artists-in-action demonstrations, children’s art activities, a student art show, great food and special events. Variety of food Free admission Located in Norman at Andrews Park   Space Day at the Science Museum Oklahoma May 6th Special hands-on activities Live demonstrations Mercury Capsule Simulator Special pricing for groups of 10 or more...

Mortgage Basics!

Mortgage Basics!

Mortgage Memo Today’s Topic: Big 3 Mortgage Program Refresher It’s always a good idea to review the basics!  Conventional (Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac) 3% down for 1st time home buyer. 5% minimum down for everyone else. PMI rate moves with % down and credit score. PMI goes away once you have 20% equity. Option to buy-out PMI with a 1-time payment Gifts are allowed Interest rates are slightly higher than FHA/VA, but comparable. FHA (Federal Housing Administration – part of HUD) 5% down. UpFront funding fee of 1.75% and Annual PMI of .85% on the vast majority of FHA loans. FHA will always have an annual MIP – usually lifetime but can be 11 years with a lot down and 15yr loan. Can only use for primary residence. Can’t have two FHA loans in the same area code –...

The One Item to Keep Your Home Organized

The One Item to Keep Your Home Organized

  Its hard to keep your house free of unnecessary clutter and putting things back in their place after you are done, especially with kids! Decorative baskets are cute, easy ways to store the clutter in and they help make your home look more organized. You can purchase them in pairs or multiples. It is also a quick clean before guests arrive if you just throw things in the baskets! You can keep the baskets stored away in a cabinet, or you can place them anywhere to give your home more character. If you do not like woven baskets, you can always try something else to store those random items that seem to get misplaced throughout the house, boxes and plastic containers like these: What has helped you to keep your home...

Life Cycle Around Your Home

Life Cycle Around Your Home

What is the average longevity of basic essentials around your house? Investments such as windows, air conditioning, paint and furniture transforms a house into a home, so it is important to know the life expectancy! Check out the timelines below.   In The Bedroom Plastic Frame Windows: 20-30 years Mattress: 8-10 years Interior Paint: 7-10 years Wood Floors: 25-30 years Bathroom Clean Grout: 5 years Bath: 25-50 years Linoleum Floors: 20-25 years Sink: The lifespan varies on the type of sink, but the average is 15-50 years Toilet Bowl: 50 years Cabinets: 20-50 years Kitchen Counter Tops: The longevity of your counter tops will vary depending on what kind you have! Microwave: 5-10 years Gas Oven: 15-20 years Dishwasher: 10-15 years Refrigerator: 10-20 years...