Tips For Buying A House

Should You Buy a Home or Keep Renting? How To Decide in 7 Steps

Should You Buy a Home or Keep Renting? How To Decide in 7 Steps   marchmeena29/Getty Images   It’s a big question with no easy answer: Should you keep renting, or is it time to think about buying a home? One of the major benefits of being a homeowner is building equity with each mortgage […]

Jack Jenkins Homes | Mar 13, 2021

Ty Pennington Designs a Whole New Kind of Kitchen That Takes the Cake

Ty Pennington Designs a Whole New Kind of Kitchen That Takes the Cake   HGTV   Ty Pennington has designed many a chef’s kitchen, but in the latest episode of “Ty Breaker,” he tackles a whole new beast: a baker’s kitchen. In the episode titled “A Baker’s Perfect Kitchen,” Pennington and guest designer Sabrina Soto […]

Jack Jenkins Homes | Feb 7, 2021

What Is Title Insurance, and How Much Does Title Insurance Cost?

What Is Title Insurance, and How Much Does Title Insurance Cost? barisonal/iStock.com Buying a home often entails also buying various types of insurance to protect your property, and one type you might need to get is called title insurance. When you buy a home, you “take title” to it and establish legal ownership. A title insurance policy protects […]

Jack Jenkins Homes | Jan 17, 2021

Virtual Real Estate Services In Northern Virginia

Northern Virginia Virtual Realtor Services These are unusual times, no doubt, but people are still in need of real estate services throughout Northern Virginia. With these changing times, I am proud to announce that I am offering virtual home buying and selling services for my clients. The need to sell homes and buy homes in […]

Jack Jenkins Homes | Apr 12, 2020

Should You Buy a Home If a Recession Is Imminent? Answers Ahead

Should You Buy a Home If a Recession Is Imminent? Answers Ahead Updated March 20, 2020 Between the coronavirus pandemic, the shutdown of nonessential businesses in outbreak areas and a plummeting stock market, many may wonder: Are we headed for a recession? Anyone hoping to buy a home anytime soon would probably like to know […]

Jack Jenkins Homes | Mar 21, 2020

6 ‘Dream Home’ Hopes That Are Completely Delusional

6 ‘Dream Home’ Hopes That Are Completely Delusional erng99/iStock; realtor.com Many home buyers start out starry-eyed when they first embark on shopping for a house, with visions of a big backyard, a home office, a cute coffee shop down the block—and much, much more. The problem? If budgets are tight (as they usually are), then […]

Jack Jenkins Homes | Feb 28, 2020