Surprising Things That Can Derail A Closing

Surprising Things That Can Derail A Closing

Once you and the seller have negotiated an offer and you’ve been pre-approved for a mortgage, you might think that you are definitely in the clear as far as closing goes. However, that is not always the case. Many surprising things can put a halt to closing. Some may ultimately stop the closing while others … Continued

Home Appraisals: Why You Want a Real Estate Agent to Value Your Home

Home Appraisals: Why You Want a Real Estate Agent to Value Your Home

While there may be instances when a homeowner must sell a property and move regardless of market conditions, there are other times when the value of the property will be a deciding factor in whether a homeowner moves or remains in the home for a longer period of time. Some homeowners will attempt to determine … Continued

What to Look for When Hiring a Real Estate Agent

What to Look for When Hiring a Real Estate Agent

Whether you’re purchasing or selling a home, you’ll want to make sure you have a [city] real estate agent with years of experience and plenty of expertise. Below are a few guidelines to follow when hiring the perfect property professional.   Find out if they are full-time or part-time REALTORS. You want a full-time REALTOR … Continued

5 Tips When Looking for Homes for Sale

5 Tips When Looking for Homes for Sale

It’s a great time to buy because there are still quite a few homes for sale now and interest rates have continued to stay low. Whether it’s your first time purchasing real estate or you’re a seasoned professional, here are a few tips to make shopping for a new house more pleasurable.   1. Get … Continued

Selling Isn’t Easy: 4 Reasons Why You’ll Want a Real Estate Agent

Selling Isn’t Easy: 4 Reasons Why You Will Want a Real Estate Agent

Are you listing your home for sale this year? If so, you may be wondering just why you need the services of a real estate agent. Sure, it is theoretically possible to handle the entire process yourself and be successful. However, if you’re inexperienced, you may end up stumbling. Let’s explore four reasons why you … Continued

3 Reasons Why You Won’t Want to Handle the Sale Yourself

3 Reasons Why You Won't Want to Handle the Sale Yourself

Are you thinking about selling your home? If so, you may be weighing the pros and cons of working with a professional real estate agent. Let’s take a quick look at three great reasons why you won’t want to handle the sale yourself.   You Won’t Save As Much As You Think Let’s start with … Continued

Selling Your Home? 3 Secrets to Getting the Best Price

Selling Your Home? 3 Secrets to Getting the Best Price

Are you ready to sell your home? Whether you’re just starting to make your plans or you’re ready to list now, you likely want to know how you can get the best price. It’s going to take more than just throwing up a high price on the listing and waiting for a buyer to show … Continued

3 Ugly Truths About Buying a Home Agentless

3 Ugly Truths About Buying a Home Agentless

Many people, whether they are new to the market or have purchased a home before, consider investing in a home without the help of an agent. While there are benefits involved with going it alone, there are also a few drawbacks that can significantly impact the success of your home sale. If you’re wondering about … Continued