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Clever Ways to Add Storage to Small Spaces

Whether the home you own is starting to feel snug, or you’re looking at purchasing a small or even tiny house, finding clever ways to add storage to small spaces is always important. Here at Academy Mortgage Western Slope, we know that sometimes homebuyers purchase smaller homes, and sometimes even large homes feel cramped as

The Dos and Don’ts of Planning a Wedding and Buying a House

Getting married and buying a home are two of the biggest milestones you’ll face in your life. At Academy Mortgage Western Slope, we know it’s not unusual to see couples thinking about achieving both goals simultaneously. If you’re thinking of planning a wedding and buying a house in the same year, you’re not crazy (well, maybe

Top 5 Grand Junction Winter Activities

Thanks to the region’s high desert climate, there are so many options for Grand Junction Winter activities. Even if you’re not a fan of winter sports Grand Junction has options for you. Honestly, we love everything Grand Junction. It’s why we do what we do. It’s what makes Academy Mortgage Western Slope such a great

What to Expect During Closing

Ever wondered just what to expect during closing? If you’re about to close on a house, congratulations! Here at Academy Mortgage Western Slope, we know it wasn’t easy getting here. And we know how overwhelming the process can be, but we are here to help you every step of the way. In an effort to

Protect Your Credit Score This Holiday Season

Tis the season…to be spending. If it’s beginning to cost a lot like Christmas in your world, you’re not alone. That’s why we here at Academy Mortgage Western Slope thought we would take the time to give you a few tips on how to protect your credit score this holiday season. Chances are you’ve made

Hygge: Embrace the Nordic Love of Comfort This Holiday Season

On Colorado’s Western Slope we’ve been known to see some harsh winters. It’s with the idea of combating that winter chill in mind, that those of us at Academy Mortgage thought we would share with you a little bit about Hygge, (pronounced hue-guh). You’ve probably heard this word before, but what is it, what does