What is Amortization?

By |2017-06-09T10:00:37+00:00June 9th, 2017|Blog, Buying|

When you’re taking out a mortgage loan to buy a home, you’ll have to become familiar with all the terms lenders use—and one of them is amortization. What is Amortization? The term amortization describes what happens when you pay off a debt (in this case, a mortgage loan) over time by making regular, equal payments. [...]

Common Real Estate Contingencies

By |2017-05-24T16:00:30+00:00May 24th, 2017|Blog, Buying|

Whether you’re buying a luxury home for sale in Aspen, a ranch in Basalt, or a condo for sale in Snowmass, your Aspen Realtor® will build contingencies in your real estate purchase contract to protect you during the deal. What Are Contingencies? Contingencies are an “if this, then that” scenario. If something happens that would [...]

Making an Offer? Avoid These 3 Big Buyers’ Mistakes

By |2017-04-24T10:00:10+00:00April 24th, 2017|Blog, Buying|

You found your dream home, and now it’s time to put in an offer. The seller will be able to accept your offer, reject it, or counter-offer. But sometimes buyers make big mistakes when it comes to offers. Fortunately, you don’t have to. Your Aspen Realtor® will be there to help guide you. Still, though, [...]