It’s not easy buying a house, let’s talk about the common mistakes made by home buyers. Most people only buy or sell a house every 7 years so it is easy to forget all the lessons learned the previous time. For first time home buyers, they are learning everything new. Luckily, we have experts at […]
It is a common misconception that a down payment is the only expense when buying a home. There are additional expenses paid at closing commonly referred to as “closing costs”. When buying a home, the closing costs need to be paid by the buyer or negotiated to be paid by the seller. Whether or not […]
If you’re looking to sell your home, you should first look into ways to increase your home’s value to get the biggest bang for your buck! Let’s walk through our top 5 tips on how you can achieve this: 1) Paint Your Walls Neutral Colors Prior to selling your home, make sure that your walls […]
First time home buyers are often surprised at the amount of money needed to buy a home. It is not just the down payment. The additional costs (called “closing costs”) can add up to anywhere from 2-6% of the home’s purchase price depending on where you live. Some areas have higher taxes or recording fees […]
Being in real estate for multiple decades, we see a lot of cycles. We get asked by everyone “Is this a good time to buy”. If you want a different home, it is always a good time to buy. With limited numbers of homes for sale, it may take longer to find that dream home […]
Buying a house can be one of the most stressful events in your life. You have legal contracts, bidding wars, money, and long-term commitments. And all of this under strict deadlines with serious consequences if something is missed. There is no doubt this can be stressful. By following the 5 items below, you should make […]
If you’re thinking of becoming a homeowner, the best time to buy is NOW! There are plenty of reasons why you shouldn’t wait to buy your next home, but let’s go over the top 5: 1) Avoid Increasing Prices It’s important for all of us to be smart with our money, which means buying a […]
Home buying is a major life step, whether you’re a first-time homebuyer or an experienced buyer. Over the last century, home buying has become increasingly difficult. Many people carry financial burdens such as student loans, medical bills, and other financial responsibilities which make it almost impossible to purchase a home. In fact, 52% of adults […]
If you are looking to buy or sell a home, you should work with a Realtor that you can trust. What makes a good Realtor? Let’s walk through some of the characteristics of a good Realtor!
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