Pete Gerardo

Pete Gerardo, contributor

Pete Gerardo is a business writer whose work has appeared in The New York Times and numerous trade magazines.

Articles by Pete Gerardo

- 4 min read

How to buy a short sale home

Buying a short sale home can get you a great deal. In fact, it should, because short sale transactions are not exactly fast or easy much of the time.

- 5 min read

How to remove your ex from the mortgage

It’s not always easy to remove your ex from the mortgage, but it’s possible. Here are several strategies you can try.

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Best way to refinance: Avoid these 6 mistakes

Refinance applicants can reduce their costs by avoiding mistakes during the application process. This is the best way to refinance.

- 4 min read

How to choose the right closing date

Your closing date can make or break your move. Consider these five items when choosing when to close.

- 6 min read

Home remodeling: How to finance your project

Home remodeling isn’t always easy, and financing home improvements can be intimidating. But it’s not that hard — you don’t even need home equity to do it.

- 10 min read

Home renovation: highest ROI remodeling projects

Home remodeling ROI tells you which projects are likely to deliver the highest payoff. The right home improvements deliver comfort, security, good looks, and additional value.