…You can get an estimate of closing costs within three days of applying for a mortgage loan? If you get them from several lenders you may find that closing costs vary from lender to lender.
…A quality home exterior paint job lasts from 6 to 8 years? Bright colors may fade faster and need more frequent painting.

..At least 6 inches of insulation in the attic and under floors is recommended? Weather stripping and caulking around windows will also help make your home air-tight and save fuel.
…First impressions can sell a home. A bad first impression may send prospects scurrying away elsewhere. Investing some time in manicuring the lawn and painting the exterior will add to its curbside appeal and help you sell the home sooner and more profitably.