This Buyer's Guide is unlike any other! I have made the home buying process MUCH more easy by making a complete guide to home buying. The guide includes terms you should know, a flow chart of the buying process, what the buyer and seller are responsible for, and more! Check it out!
Fall is upon us and that means chilly temperatures and turning that fireplace that's been out of commission for all of those warm months! I recently had an inspection on one of my listed homes and thought it would be a great idea to film the fireplace inspection Live for you all to hear what an inspector looks for when examining a fireplace to ensure that it is safe and functional. Watch the video below to see some tips about how to keep your fireplace in tip top shape!
Homes for Heroes program puts cash in your pocket after closing! Read more below...
Can you buy a vacant lot? YES you can and this is how you go about doing it. There are a few things to watch out for when going through this process. We're here to provide you with the steps to buy a vacant lot, what to look out for, and the important things to note throughout the process.
For all of you out there who might want to build your own house, this is the video for you! How do you go about buying a house that isn't built yet? New construction can be a scary and long task, but when it's explained the right way it turned to easy and breezy!
Gift Funds. It's an amazingly generous offer when someone offers to pay for all or a portion of your house. Let me tell you, it's pretty common that a family member, distant relative, or close friend wants to pitch in on one of the biggest purchases of you life, but what are the parameters on this offering?
Private Mortgage Insurance; what is it and why do you need it? To keep it short and sweet, if you don't have at least 20% down, you HAVE to get PMI. Don't worry though, you don't need it forever! You only need four simple things to find you the lowest rate...
Interest rates are on the rise, but what does this mean for you as a home buyer? Luckily for you, it's a great time to buy a house and Dana Fox from Lake Michigan Credit Union is here to explain why! Learn how to shop for interest rates and what best suits you in the video posted below!
Loans, loans, loans! We have an FHA loan, a Conventional loan, a VA mortgage...and more, but what is the best loan for you?
Dread pulling your credit score no longer! This is just a step in the pre-approval process.
Being a first time homebuyer can be very stressful! I created a series of videos called "Buyer Bootcamp" to help walk you through the process of buying a home. I cover everything from cash deals to taking out a mortgage. I invited some of my colleagues to help me make this as simple and clear for you as possible.
I am so blessed with all of the support from the communities I am surrounded by. I made this vlog to thank each and every one of you who have helped my business grow to what it is today. I now am building a team! I can't wait to build my business even more in order to help the maximum amount of people that I possibly can reach and my team is there to help me with that. Watch this video to hear how truly thankful I am for all of you!
A few months back, Clarkston installed parking kiosks in order to make people pay for parking. At first, the kiosks were confusing as it was this new "Pay by the Plate" program that nobody had ever seen before. Just this week I saw a sign with parking rules for a specific parking lot and you will never believe what they said! Watch this video on my Andy Dirks YouTube page to see what I learned...you might be as shocked as the people in the video.
The parking in Clarkston, Michigan is a true hit or miss when it comes to finding a free parking spot. There used to be a plethora of free parking, but a couple of months ago the Village of Clarkston added in a "Pay by the Plate" method. This method can get confusing to some patrons and I wanted to get to the bottom of this and show the people how to use it. Watch this video on my Andy Dirks YouTube page to learn how to use a Clarkston Parking Kiosk! Thank you for reading my blog and watching my channel, stay tuned for more exciting information about the places you could be living in!