Conqueror at Heart – The Joe Maez Story

Joe Maez, of The Maez Group is a conqueror at heart. Whatever he’s doing, he isn’t satisfied until he’s reached the peak. He’d just finished a 13-month tour in Iraq when he was introduced to real estate by his wife, Rosie. After house hunting, she thought it would be a good fit for her returning veteran. “You like helping people,” … Read More

How Student Loans Affect Getting a Mortgage When Buying a Home

How Student Loans Affect Getting a Mortgage When Buying a Home One topic that has been highly discussed in the mortgage and real estate industry are student loans. If you’re trying to buy a home and have student loan debts, you’ve likely experienced a high level of scrutiny from mortgage lenders and have had to answer several questions. Student loans … Read More

Tips on Buying Land on a Budget

Tips on Buying Land on a Budget First things first, time to make a list… The first thing you need to do is decide how much you can afford. Your budget is a big decision! Be realistic about how much you can afford. Many people purchase land and then slowly pay it off before building a house on it. Some … Read More

Remodel, New Construction or Fixer-Upper? Finding the Right Home

Remodel, New Construction or Fixer-Upper? Finding the Right Home If you’re just beginning the home search process, you’re probably starting to realize that it can be overwhelming. There are many decisions to be made and it’s easy to get sidetracked or discouraged. One simple way to set yourself up for success from the beginning is to be very clear about … Read More

How a Messy Neighbor Can Hurt Your Home’s Value

How a Messy Neighbor Can Hurt Your Home’s Value For homeowners who try their best to keep their property clean and well maintained, it can be frustrating to see that their messy neighbors have enough junk outside to fill up a landfill. It’s embarrassing to the neighborhood to have to live near someone like this is. But the wont part … Read More