Home Buying Tips

What Does Sale Pending Mean in Real Estate? Don’t Give Up on Your Dream Home

What Does Sale Pending Mean in Real Estate? Don’t Give Up on Your Dream Home Getty Images So you’re perusing listings and finally you find it: Staring back at you from your laptop screen is the perfect house that’s in the right location, has the amenities you’re looking for, and still, somehow, fits in your budget. There’s just one […]

Jack Jenkins Homes | Jul 30, 2022

8 Things First-time Homebuyers Need After Moving In—and Always Forget

8 Things First-time Homebuyers Need After Moving In—and Always Forget Getty Images First-time homebuyers are no doubt excited when they move in, and eager to furnish their new digs with all the essentials. But here’s the rub: While they may be thrilled to buy the perfect coffee table and ottomans—and those things are certainly nice […]

Jack Jenkins Homes | Jul 30, 2022

Opulent Oasis: $3.5M Palm Springs Home With Mesmerizing Moroccan Flair Realtor.com A unique two-story home in Palm Springs, CA, looks a bit like a riad you would find in the Moroccan desert. Listed for $3,498,000, this Wallace Neff–designed home dates to the 1930s. “It used to be part of the Singer sewing machine estate. This […]

Jack Jenkins Homes | Jul 29, 2022

Makeup Maven Lists Glamorous Hollywood Hills Home for $9M

Makeup Maven Lists Glamorous Hollywood Hills Home for $9M Realtor.com If we solely judged by previous owners, this lavish mansion in the Hollywood Hills would be certified glamorous with a capital G. Entertainment icons Christina Aguilera and Liza Minnelli have lived, loved, and paid the mortgage here. Now, buyers with serious style can add it […]

Jack Jenkins Homes | Jun 7, 2022

Massachusetts First-Time Homebuyer 2022 Assistance Programs

Massachusetts First-Time Homebuyer 2022 Assistance Programs masshousing.com / Getty Images If you’ve started thinking about buying your first home in the Bay State, you might have already hit your first big roadblock: money. Perhaps you’ve crunched the numbers and discovered a monthly house payment would be less than a rent payment. But when you pile […]

Jack Jenkins Homes | Jun 4, 2022

The Home-Buying Process in 10 Simple Steps

The Home-Buying Process in 10 Simple Steps monkeybusinessimages/iStock Wouldn’t it be great if buying a home were as simple as it is in a game of Monopoly? All you’d have to do is find a desirable neighborhood, hand the bank a few bucks, and you’d receive a house. Of course, the home-buying process is a bit more […]

Jack Jenkins Homes | May 30, 2022