Do you owe more than your house is worth?

Do you owe more than your house is worth? If so, that means your mortgage balance is higher than the value of your house, this is known as an “upside down mortgage” or “underwater mortgage”. Many homeowners find themselves lost in a situation like this. It may seem like a hopeless situation How do you … Continued

How Much Does Flood Water Damage Repair Cost?

Flood Water Damage It’s a well known fact that water can cause a lot of damage in a house. When it comes to flooding, the flood water damage repair costs are even more expensive! There is a difference in the type of water damage you may experience, for example: a roof leak, pipe burst or … Continued

What is the property value after flooding?

What is the property value after flooding? That is the big questions for everyone in the post Hurricane Harvey world. The fact is, no body really knows right now. At the time of this post, no flooded homes have been fixed up and sold yet. Determining Property Value After Flooding To help guide us, we … Continued

What Will FEMA Pay for In a Disaster?

If you didn’t’ have flood insurance and your house flooded, then you most likely applied for FEMA’s disaster assistance program. This is a great program for those affected by the flooding. However, you should not base all your hopes on FEMA and here is why: What Will FEMA Pay For? FEMA’s maximum allowable grant to … Continued

Selling Your Flooded Home to Investors

If your home flooded in Houston during Hurricane Harvey and you decided to sell your home to investors, then you need to keep these things in mind. In times of disaster, many people band together to help each other. A home investor can be someone that helps you but unfortunately there are many people posing … Continued

Can I sell my flooded home in Houston?

The recent devastation and flooding brought on by Hurricane Harvey will have many Houston homeowners asking “Can I sell my flooded home?”. The short answer is “YES!” But, before you decide to sell your flooded home you should consider if it’s the correct decision for you. Once your home is flooded,  there are several steps … Continued

How To Avoid Running Into Trouble for Houston Homeowners

You may think it’s only the tenant who has a hard time paying the mortgage, but as a real estate investor or landlord, there may be times when it’s hard to pay the mortgage on your end as well. Here are some things you can do to avoid facing difficulty in paying your mortgage each month. Keep … Continued