• Even with the most careful movers, accidents can happen. Though you're paying hundreds or thousands of dollars to get your stuff to your new home, typical moving insurance pays about 60 cents per…   Read the Article

  • It's hard enough reconciling yourself to the reality of paying the monthly principal and interest on a new home mortgage. When you realize all the expenses that will be added to that price tag, it…   Read the Article

  • Here are three strategies: 1. Who ya gonna call? If and when something in your house breaks, leaks or otherwise fails - anything - call your home warranty company FIRST. If you call Roto Rooter to…   Read the Article

  • When you buy a condo or co-op, the HOA usually bears responsibility for maintaining and repairing the buildings' exteriors. However, if your HOA has a fairly small reserve account, and the…   Read the Article

  • When you own a home, your homeowner's insurance policy covers both the building and the personal property inside the building, like furniture, computers, clothes, etc. When you buy a condo, though,…   Read the Article