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What You Need To Know Before Moving
Moving homes is stressful, no matter if it’s to a different state or just a neighborhood over. There are a lot of moving pieces that need to be checked off the list. Make your move much more simple by being completely prepared in terms of what to expect from your move and what to do … Continue Reading
How Do Real Estate Agents Set Property Values?
Property values, depending on the economy and other outside factors, are often a moving target. In a healthy market when supply and demand are aligned, it can be relatively easy for real estate agents to determine a home’s value. When something is out of balance, such as when the market experiences low inventory and buyer … Continue Reading
Is Buying A Fixer-Upper Worth It?
Home buyers often start their search looking to score a deal on a fixer-upper, hoping to transform it into their dream home. Though it sounds like fun, the reality is that the overhaul process—full of decision-making, unexpected headaches, and constant budget changes—can be very overwhelming. To really make a renovation work, it’s essential to … Continue Reading
Things To Look Out For When Viewing A Property
When you are in the market for a new home, there are a lot of factors to consider when you start looking at potential properties. Sometimes you need to think about what is missing as much as what is there. The great thing about viewing homes is you can start to narrow down what you … Continue Reading
Signs That You Should Sell Your Home
Each home you live in will serve a different purpose. Some are meant to be forever homes while others are just a resting point for a few years. It’s normal to simply outgrow a home whether you’re in need of a scenery change, job opportunities or even a growing family. Wherever you are in … Continue Reading
Types of Mortgages
Are you in the process of buying a home? Or just flat out confused about mortgages? It’s all about understanding the lingo, and it may be easier than you think. Some of the most common types of mortgages are relatively straightforward. Keep reading to learn about common mortgage types. Conventional Loans A conventional mortgage … Continue Reading
The Perks of Holding an Open House
Holding an open house is a great tactic for people in the process of selling their home. Not only do they give a home much-needed visibility, they also bring would-be customers directly to the doorstep. In competitive markets, it’s imperative for sellers to host an open house. If you’re thinking of selling, read about some … Continue Reading
Tips On Relocating To A New Neighborhood
When you are moving to a new neighborhood there are many factors you will want to consider and checklist items to accomplish. Besides the obvious of finding homes within your budget, relocating means weighing commute times, transferring the necessary utilities, local hang-outs, etc. Moving is always more stressful than we think it will be, no … Continue Reading
FAQs Answered! For First Time Homebuyers
Buying a home is one of the biggest investments a person will make in their lifetime. With the decision to buy a home comes a lot of questions. It’s important to do your research to make sure you’re ready to buy a home. Our team meets a lot of first time buyers who, understandably, … Continue Reading
Seller’s Market vs Buyer’s Market – What’s The Difference?
Is it a buyers market or a sellers market? Understanding your local housing market can help get the best price for your home, whether you are the seller or the buyer. While these trends change over time, interpreting the difference of each will help you navigate your next real estate venture to get the optimal … Continue Reading