Location, location, location. It’s the first rule of real estate and it’s usually the first thing people consider when looking to buy a home. Next might come the square footage, the number of bedrooms and bathrooms and so on. While these are all important factors, they don’t tell the whole story of your potential new home. Even homes in the best neighborhoods can come with tons of hidden — and often costly — maintenance issues. Yes, you’ll have a home inspection to help catch anything that doesn’t meet standards, but that comes at the end of the home buying process. Here is what to look for when buying a home.
When most people think of beginning the home buying or selling process, it tends to begin during the spring season. However, we know people relocate for many seen and unforeseen reasons, and they may need to buy or sell a home during the winter season. There are some things to consider when buying or selling a home in the winter. It can present challenges, so here are some tips on how to get it done and save money with Hero Rewards®.
The holidays can be a difficult time of year for military families who have loved ones deployed overseas or stationed on a base across the country. Military members who are fortunate enough to come home for the holidays often stay with family, while others may spend the holidays in rental housing near base. Many military members dream of owning a home and starting their own traditions, and Homes for Heroes is here to help you do just that. With our Hero Rewards®, military members can receive valuable savings to make the dream of homeownership and holiday joy come true.
Homes for Heroes wants to thank every military member for their service. That’s why we provide military discounts on homes, whether you’re buying, selling or refinancing. We also look to maximize the money you save by leveraging other benefits. For example, in addition to the military discounts on homes we provide, you can also take advantage of your VA home loan benefits. You qualify for the military discounts Homes for Heroes provides if you are an active military, reserve or veteran member of any branch of the armed forces. Here’s how we do it.
If you wanted to buy a home, and someone said to you, “We will help you find the home you want, and when we’re done, we will mail you a hero savings check in the amount of $2,000 simply because you serve the community,” would you believe them?
It’s no joke. Homes for Heroes has done this nationwide for tens-of-thousands of heroes like you. It’s what we do and we do it well. Here’s a look at our process and how easy we make it to get your hero savings.
Buying a home is a big achievement, and one worth getting excited about. But the costs and other issues that come with a home purchase can sometimes leave homebuyers feeling overwhelmed and stuck behind the financial eight ball. Thankfully, Homes for Heroes offers Hero Rewards® savings and unmatched personal service to help our heroes overcome those obstacles. Here are five common challenges homebuyers face and how the savings and services provided by Homes for Heroes can help homebuyers get ahead.
Buying a home is such a complicated process that sometimes it feels like it would take a whole team to get everything done. We know our heroes aren’t afraid to go it alone, but Homes for Heroes is here to be your trusted partner in the home buying process. The benefits of working with Homes for Heroes — both in terms of simplifying the home buying process and saving money with Hero Rewards® — are simply too good to pass up. Let’s look at how Homes for Heroes is elevating the home buying process with qualified specialists working on your behalf who provide heroes with significant Hero Rewards savings.
Long hours, disgruntled patients, and the daily stress of managing life-and-death situations. At Homes for Heroes, we realize some of the challenges faced by doctors, nurses, technicians and other medical healthcare professionals. You have a difficult and often thankless job. But your contributions to your community do not go unnoticed. We want to thank you for your dedicated commitment and hard work by saving you money on your next home purchase. Whether a first-time homebuyer or an experienced homeowner, here are five ways Homes for Heroes can help healthcare professionals buy a home.
Teachers are more than just educators. They’re counselors for students going through hard times. They’re role models for young people trying to find their way. They’re cheerleaders helping celebrate successes big and small. But teachers have another skill they may not even recognize themselves: Teachers make great homebuyers.
The homebuying process can be extremely complex, but teachers are prepared for the journey because of the skills they’ve developed in their profession. From emotional intelligence to more practical skills, here are the top characteristics that make teachers great homebuyers.
Taking on a home renovation project can feel incredibly daunting, not only because of what it means for your house, but also what it means for your wallet. You want to increase the value of your home, but at what cost? Thankfully, heroes who work with Homes for Heroes to buy, sell or refinance a home are rewarded with incredible savings they can put back into their home improvement projects. Here are a few ideas on how to use your Hero Rewards® to fund a home renovation that adds value without breaking the bank.