Category Archives for Real Estate


10 Terms Every Homebuyer Should Know

  Buying a home is a common undertaking for many Americans, but it’s also one of the most complicated — not to mention costly — purchases adults will ever make. It’s important to understand these 10 essential terms so you’re ready to make smart decisions with your money. Adjustable-rate mortgage (ARM): A mortgage with an […]


Core Bank Opens Banking Center in Bellevue

  Core Bank is excited to announce the opening of a new Banking Center at our existing Twin Creek – Bellevue Mortgage Center. Along with our variety of mortgage loan services, we can now serve your everyday banking needs. Get cash, open accounts, cash checks, or finance your dream home. Our knowledgeable Bellevue staff will make […]


Core Bank’s real estate team: A one-stop shop for all new home needs

  Interest rates have remained at consistent lows. Consumer confidence rose to its second-highest level in six years in May, and home inventories and median list prices were 14.2 percent and 6.2 percent higher respectively in April, 2014, year-on-year. These factors drive a sunny outlook for the local real estate market. And if you’re among […]


Outsmart Old Man Winter with Home Improvements

  Did you hear the dismal forecast? The vaunted Farmer’s Almanac is predicting a torturous mix of above-normal precipitation and below-normal temps this winter. Is your home ready for the frigid onslaught? It’s estimated 30 percent of your heat and, in turn, energy-related dollars go out the window and doors. And that stat says nothing […]