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Insurance FAQs for First Time Home Buyers

First Time Home Buyers

Buying your first home is stressful and complicated enough on its own, but then you discover that you have to have homeowners insurance lined up as well. Ideally, your real estate agent has been preparing you for this all along, … Continue reading

5 Features That Make a Home Great for Entertaining

5 Features That Make a Home Great for Entertaining

Some homes are just made for entertaining. If you love the idea of having guests join you in your space for an evening of food, drinks, games or other activities, you really need to choose a house that has amenities … Continue reading

Home Security Tips for First-Time Homeowners

Home Security Tips for First-Time Homeowners

As a first time homebuyer, there is a ton of information out there about how to keep your new home safe. The problem is that you’re already stressed out about choosing a house and getting to closing, so you probably … Continue reading

5 Things to Know As You Wait for Closing Day

The final days leading up to closing can be really intense. Afterall, you’re about to spend a lot of money and take a major step toward the next phase of your life. Even if you are moving within a city … Continue reading

How to Handle Long-Distance House Hunting Like a Champ

How to Handle Long-Distance House Hunting Like a Champ

Long distance house hunting can be a particularly stressful experience. First, you have to decide which areas you want to live in without being able to experience them first hand. Then you have to narrow down the houses you want … Continue reading

Why Families are Buying New Construction in the Florida Panhandle

Why Families are Buying New Construction in the Florida Panhandle

There are plenty of reasons that families from all over are moving to the Florida panhandle these days. Many of these families are choosing to buy new construction once they arrive. So what is it that is making this area … Continue reading

Why Live in a Whitworth Home Community

Whitworth Homes Community

Whitworth Builders has been serving Florida with beautifully constructed homes for more than 45 years. In that time, residents have come to know and love the many conveniences and features that are included in any Whitworth home community. If you … Continue reading

Landscaping a New Construction Home

Landscaping A New Construction Home

One of the great joys of building a new home is the opportunity to bring your own vision to life when it comes to every aspect of the house and landscape. New construction really leaves you with a blank slate … Continue reading

What First Time Homebuyers Should Avoid When Buying a Home

buying a home

You’ve finally saved up enough money for a down payment, and now you’re ready to shop for your very first home. Lucky you, the MLS is full of affordable houses that say they are “great for a first time home … Continue reading

5 Facts Home Buyers and Sellers Should Know About Credit

5 Credit Facts

Understanding how credit works is a very complicated matter, but home buyers must be well versed in credit matters if they hope to secure a home loan. There are a wide variety of factors that impact your credit score, and even … Continue reading