As a HUD 203k consultant, I keep getting calls from people, needing a 203k consultant but it’s at a time of either the client already has a lender and contractor or the client was told by the lender that they need a 203k consultant once their contractor quote comes in. Once I explain to the

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In an ongoing effort to make the “Home Inspection” process easier, my web site is undergoing a spring cleaning. During the next few weeks, you will see a completely “redesigned website”. The purpose of the redesigning the website is to better educate the consumer on the value of having a home inspection done by PPT

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Editor’s note: Part 3 of this article was suppose to be release in the Fall of 2014 (I know I’m late) but the content is still relevant today. So if you want to do a refresher on Part 1 and Part 2, please click on the highlighted links. Part 3 – The answer is… Okay,

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In an ongoing effort to make the “Home Inspection” process easier for you (the consumer) to understand, my web site is undergoing “Web Site Reconstruction”. The first thing you notice is the increasing numbers in “Credentials”. The Home Inspection business is highly competitive so increasing my knowledge base will only make you the consumer the

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In an ongoing effort to make the “Home Inspection” process as smooth as possible for you, the consumer, I became “Infrared Certified” by the International Association of Certified Home Inspectors (InterNACHI).  .          Infrared (thermal imaging) is an advanced, non-invasive technology that allows the inspector to show homeowners things about their homes that

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In an ongoing effort to make the “Home Inspection” process as smooth as possible for you, the consumer, I now have the ability to do “Termite Inspection”. In addition to being a “Certified Member” of the International Association of Certified Home Inspectors (InterNACHI), I am now certified to do “Termite Inspection”. This added value will

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In an ongoing effort to make the “Home Inspection” process as smooth as possible for you, the consumer, I am now a “Certified Member” of the International Association of Certified Home Inspectors (InterNACHI). Joining this organization will help improve the Home Inspection process. Also continuing to educate myself will make me a better inspector. For

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First off… HAPPY NEW YEAR (2016)… Secondly, one of the reasons for the long hiatus blogging was because of my self improvement. Additional education never hurt anyone so I’ve been getting more educated on new knowledge and technologies and the good news is that I will pass that know how to you. Coming soon, more

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The Neighborhood Assistance Corporation of America (“NACA”) is a non-profit, community advocacy and homeownership organization. NACA’s primary goal is to build strong, healthy neighborhoods in urban and rural areas nationwide through affordable homeownership. NACA has made the dream of homeownership a reality for thousands of working people by counseling them honestly and effectively, enabling even

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How to define a “Neighborhood”? The Webster dictionary terms it as A: the people living near one another and B: a section lived in by neighbors and usually having distinguishing characteristics When a house gets strip or gutted, it affects more than just the property value. It affects the community and the City surrounding that

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Part 2 – More Q & A’s: In Part 1 – Introductions and Q & A’s, we asks three questions in order to see whether or not you should hire a HUD 203k Consultant for assisting you in a Streamline 203k mortgage? The first question was can the mortgages do his/her inspections and/or repairs? The

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Part 1 – Introductions and Q & A’s: As potential home buyers, you have an opportunity to purchase the home of your dreams thru a variety of different ways. From a traditional home buying process (FHA, VA, etc…) or thru a home that was foreclose or a HUD home or a Real Estate Owned (REO). The second thru forth

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