The Cost of a Mortgage

The Cost of a Mortgage

The cost of a mortgage involves many different factors, including more than just rates, fees, and points. In our current market—dubbed a “hot seller’s market” by many experts—mortgages have seen historically low rates, extreme lack of inventory, and an incredible...
Home Equity Loans: Do’s & Don’ts

Home Equity Loans: Do’s & Don’ts

Money; Getty Images   HOME EQUITY LOANS: DO’S AND DONT’S Home equity loans are an attractive borrowing choice because you get the best of both worlds: the freedom to use the funds for anything you want, just like you would with a personal loan or a credit...
Practical Steps to Creating the Perfect Home Office

Practical Steps to Creating the Perfect Home Office

Practical Steps to Creating the Perfect Office for Your Home Business More and more entrepreneurs are catching onto the fact that they can manage pretty much all of their business tasks from the comfort of their home. And lower overhead costs, no commute, and more...
6 Things To Know Before Buying a Historic Home

6 Things To Know Before Buying a Historic Home

6 Things To Know Before Buying a Historic Home The amount of work and money required to maintain a historic home can vary, depending on the condition it’s in. However, if you go in prepared, this labor of love can be less laborious. Here are six things to keep in mind...
Transforming Your Home Office: Shed, Spare Room, or Garage

Transforming Your Home Office: Shed, Spare Room, or Garage

Creating a home office in an unused space — like a shed, garage, or spare room — can be the very thing to elevate your work. Each space comes with its own unique challenges, but they are all opportunities to stay focused on growing your passions and pursuing your goals.

Magazine Feature

Magazine Feature

Alexandra Schrank and Heather Hines are co-owners of the Mountain Star Team are a homegrown real estate team that emphasizes reliability, experience, professionalism, and customer service under the umbrella of RE/MAX Executive, #1 RE/MAX in the Carolinas.