Stylish Suggestions for a Pet Friendly Home

They may have feathers or paws, but for many of us, our pets are family. Why not then create a functional space for them that still meshes with your sense of style? According to David Beart, a Canadian in the process of building the world’s most pet friendly home, “When we build homes for our family, we work around the pets later. Why not include the pets’ needs as well when building the home?” “Over half of all homes have pets living in them, but animals are still an afterthought when it comes to home improvements.”*** And if that hasn’t...

WORD OF THE WEEK- AMORTIZATION OF A LOAN

  Congratulations! You just bought a home, or are considering doing so? It can be a bit daunting when you are faced with a life changing investment and a vocabulary lesson at the same time. We are here to break down some of these foreign words for you. Today we are taking on Amortization of a loan. Amortization is just a fancy way of saying “spreading out”. When you hear this term, it is referring to spreading your payments out over multiple periods. Fear not! You’ve more than likely done this before with phone plans or big purchases of some...