The Porter Davis Blog

10 Mortgage Misconceptions - 05/30/2013

Misconception No. 1: Your interest rate reflects the true cost of your mortgage Your annual percentage rate (APR) is actually the figure that represents the true cost of your mortgage. It is inclusive of your interest rate, points, mortgage insurance … Read More >>

Fatten Up Your Wallet This Summer - 05/21/2013

As you finalize your pricey summer vacation plans, you may be looking for ways to put money back in your pocket to help subsidize the costs. Here are some suggestions that you likely haven’t considered. Refinance Still haven’t gotten around … Read More >>

DIY Kitchen Remodels for Investment Properties - 05/16/2013

If you are… an investor who is buying rental properties are a do-it-yourself type want to renovate your kitchen… … there are many things you can do to reduce your costs on doing some updating. Note that most renovations run way … Read More >>

Rental Perks You Might Get … If You Ask - 05/01/2013

Most apartments will never come with the same perks as hotels. No room service. No wake-up calls. No daily housekeeping. No fancy soap in the bathroom or mint on your pillow. But while your typical apartment lacks these instant-gratification niceties, … Read More >>