Buying a Home

Feb. 15, 2016

Down Payment Assistance -- What's Out There?

In this episode, Marine explores the options for those who cannot come up with a down payment. He explains the qualifications, requirements and walks you step-by-step through the process. This is not restricted to only first time homebuyers! If you have any questions, we refer you to Dave Clems, from ...

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Jan. 25, 2016

Radon -- Should You be Worried?

Radon levels in a home are a major factor and concern where it is present, but people do not know about this major danger in the homes. Speaking the expert, Bill Kneebone of BK Home Inspections, he explores what Radon is, why you should test for it, and what to ...

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Jan. 18, 2016

What Exactly is a Home Inspection? Interview with BK Inspection

Marine, with special guest Bill Kneebone of BK Home Inspections, explore what the home inspection entails. He assists clients to find potential problems that could arise and instructs clients on how to maintain the household. He identifies the importance of home inspections before you buy or sell your home.

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Dec. 28, 2015

Giving Back to Our Community Champions - a Lending/Realtor program

Marine, along with Lender Ryan Smith from Waterstone Mortgage, discuss a special program called Community Champions. This programs give back to Military members, Law Enforcement, Firefighters, First Responders, Educators, and Medical Professionals. We want to give back to all active or retired members of these communities. The program gives a ...

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Dec. 14, 2015

First Time Home Buyer Loan Programs - Madison, WI Area

There are many options for home buyers in regards to mortgage options. Lender from Waterstone Mortgage, Ryan Smith, explores a few choices for the average home buyer. He explains the normal processes with lending. He tries to give the client clarity, simplicity and the best possible experience for his clients ...

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Dec. 7, 2015

The Team Approach in Lending, with Ryan Smith

Waterstone Mortgage lender, Ryan Smith, describes important characteristics when searching for lending. He speaks of his company’s unique differences from other lenders. He, and other lenders, work as a team to make the Mortgage process as simple and as stress-free as possible for you. He and his team go the ...

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Nov. 30, 2015

Are You Ready for Winter?

Winter weather in Wisconsin can be very unpredictable. Marine found some not-well-known tips on how to save energy and money for you this winter. If you are staying in the area, he has some tips for you. Even if you are leaving the area, Marine has information for to save ...

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Nov. 23, 2015

Why Should I Get a Will? With Special Guest Jeff Mayer, Mayer Lorenz Law

People always say, “You should get a will when buying a home”. Marine, with special guest Jeff Mayer, attorney for Mayer Lorenz Law Offices, discover why it is important to have a will for estate planning. Mr. Mayer illustrate the processes in creating and finalizing a will for new homebuyers ...

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Nov. 9, 2015

Renting Your Home

In this episode, Marine describes the pros and cons about renting out your home versus selling it. He explores the costs of preparing and marketing your home as a rental property. Renting properties has a lot of benefits, but there are also cons to this situation. You should be aware ...

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Oct. 26, 2015

The Art of Compromise

Relationships and compromise undoubted go hand in hand. This is especially important when deciding your future home. Using personal experience, Marine describes some tricks of the trade to reach a harmonious compromise between couples. Working together with your spouse is a must to find the perfect home for you, your ...

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