Your Property Wish List

What does your future home look like? Where is it located? As you hunt down your dream home, consult this list to evaluate properties and keep your priorities top of mind. Neighborhoods What neighborhoods do […]

What’s a Home Warranty?

What’s a Home Warranty? A home warranty is a service contract, normally for one year, which helps protect home owners against the cost of unexpected covered repairs or replacement on their major systems and appliances […]

How to Improve the Odds of an Offer

Price it right. Set a price at the lower end of your property’s realistic price range. Prepare for visitors. Get your house market ready at least two weeks before you begin showing it. Be flexible […]

10 Ways to Prepare for Homeownership

Decide what you can afford. Generally, you can afford a home equal in value to between two and three times your gross income. Develop your home wish list. Then, prioritize the features on your list. […]

8 Reasons Why You Should Work With a REALTOR®

Not all real estate practitioners are REALTORS®. The term REALTOR® is a registered trademark that identifies a real estate professional who is a member of the NATIONAL ASSOCIATION of REALTORS® and subscribes to its strict […]

Buying More Affordable Than Renting

In the majority of U.S. housing markets, buying is more affordable than renting.  While housing values have been on the decline in recent years, rents have been on the rise as the demand for rental properties […]

When Do Most Real Estate Closings Occur?

The most common days for real estate closings are Fridays and the last working day of the month. Here were the most popular days in 2014: •June 30th (Monday) •May 30th (Friday) •August 29th (Friday) […]

Reasons to Buy a Home Before Spring

•Prices will continue to rise •Mortgage rates are projected to increase •You are paying a mortgage either way •It’s time to move on with your life

Tips for Selling Your Home

•Don’t overprice – This will only lead to disappointment and your house will get “market worn”. •Take care of needed renovations – In today’s market most buyers are looking for a move-in ready home and […]