You’ve probably heard people throw around the word “equity” when they’re talking about homeownership. You might have heard someone say that owning a home helps you “build equity” or perhaps you heard someone talk about “borrowing against equity.”
But what exactly is equity? And why does it matter?
What Is Equity?Equity is what you own, minus what you owe. It’s the percentage of your home value that belongs to you free and clear.
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Everything you need to know to prepare for an easy moving day.
Posted by Natalie Arnold on February 21, 2017 in
Guest Post by Co-Founder NorthStar Moving Company Laura McHolm
Just thinking about the process of moving can put you in a panic but don’t worry, there is no need for it. Unlike the popular perception, it doesn’t need to be a stressful and overwhelming process. A bit of planning ahead and the to-dos of moving are very manageable.
Okay, so what are the to-dos and when do I do them? Here you go, use this expert two-month moving calendar to keep you organized. Simply follow these steps and ... read more