3 Ways to Protect Yourself When Buying a Home

When you sign your offer/contract, you should make sure you construct your offer so it is written in such a way that you are protecting your own interests.  Here are 3 suggestions: 1. Get a home inspection. Make your offer contingent upon having a whole house inspection conducted by a professional inspector registered in the state […]

Your nine minute showing drill

Occasionally, you will receive a call to schedule a showing to take place within the next few minutes.  THE FOLLOWING IS A CHECKLIST FOR THIS TYPE OF PANIC: SOUND:  Turn off the television and radio. SIGHT:  Turn on every light in the house and open all drapes and blinds during the day. ODORS:  Heat some […]

The Price Is Right – Your Best House Selling Strategy

You’ve decluttered the garage and repainted the kitchen, bathroom and hallways. You took your REALTOR’s advice about improving your house’s curb appeal, and the grass has never looked greener. Yet your house still has a “For Sale” sign in front, and potential clients aren’t clamoring to see the inside. What’s the problem? Probably the most […]

The Seven Steps To Finding The Perfect Home

The first simple step for you is to put into account what suits your liking and know the cost range of what you need. There is no real sense of looking at homes which don’t suit your budget and your needs Second, take a tab of the features you require in a home, whether it […]

Five Things Everyone Should Know Before Buying A Home

A few years ago, a home buyer could almost buy the first home they looked at and be assured that it would be worth more when it came time to sell. In today’s real estate market, you have to be a more savvy buyer, you need to be more selective in what you buy, and […]