Real Estate News and Reviews
From Derek Wood
Derek Wood, Castle Real Estate / BRE #: 01046552
1418 J Street, Modesto, CA 95354
(w) 209.606.0402

5 Credit Habits to Break In 2016

If your New Year’s resolution includes boosting your credit score, make sur
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Hidden Defects: 9 Home Inspections That Save Buyers Money

Don’t skip these specialized home inspections if you’d rather not encounter
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How To Make One Extra Mortgage Payment This Year

The quicker you can save and contribute to repayment goals, the quicker you
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If you’ve ever accrued a late fee after losing a bill, thrown away spoiled peaches you forgot to eat, or bought yet another pai... CHECK OUT MORE
Staging your home is one of the few factors you have some control over during the home-selling process, and, luckily, it can pl... CHECK OUT MORE
With the recent news of homes blowing up due to broken gas lines or vanishing below ground after a massive sinkhole opened up u... CHECK OUT MORE
Follow these seven strategies to get the most financial gain on your kitchen remodel. Homeowners spend more money on kitchen remodeling than on any other home improvement project. And with good reaso... CHECK OUT MORE
OK, we’ve said it time and again, but it bears repeating: Buying a home is a very big expense—and once you’ve kicked off all th... CHECK OUT MORE
Make an outdoor living area comfy long after the sun sets or the leaves turn with outdoor lighting, a patio heater, and a glowi... CHECK OUT MORE
Your home may never be a castle, but it can definitely be a haven -- your own private refuge (at least after the kids are asleep) from the mayhem outside. Creating a stress-free and soothing home env... CHECK OUT MORE
Missed tax deduction? Overlooked tax credit? Get what’s coming to you by am... CHECK OUT MORE