02/27/2018 - 4:57pm | 55 and over, retirement, buy, Sell, active adult community, relator
What To Know When Looking At Active Adult Communities READ MORE >
01/29/2018 - 5:17pm | new construction, homes, For Sale, warranties, Home owners association, relator
Questions to Ask When Buying New Construction Buying a new home is exciting. Buying a brand new home can be even more so with the realization of being the first owner and possibly being able to choose your own layout and finishes. The prospect of owning new construction is definitely exciting, but... READ MORE >
12/29/2017 - 1:04pm |
COMMON MORTGAGE MYTHS For most Americans, being able to buy a home or property with cash is not a reality. Because of this, banks and other lenders offer mortgage loans to those that qualify. A mortgage loan isn't a bad thing - for millions of Americans, it's a way for them to have their own home.... READ MORE >
10/30/2017 - 7:46pm | home buyer, real estate agent, new home

What Not to Compromise on When Buying

Buying a home can be a laborious task, especially when all the little details are considered. If the search is taking forever, or multiple offers fell through, it can be very tempting to compromise on certain wants and needs in order to finally secure... READ MORE >

09/30/2017 - 7:38am | Real Estate, relator, downsizing, buying a home

The Benefits of Downsizing

07/31/2017 - 12:32pm | closing, home, Real Estate, Realtor, buying a home, Selling

Closing Day Surprises

For many buyers, closing day can't come fast enough. Once the offer is made and accepted, the time between can seem like eternity. For many, closing day goes smoothly. For others, there may be some unexpected surprises that pop up. While closing day problems are not... READ MORE >

07/07/2017 - 11:53am | home, Real Estate, Negotiate, For Sale, first time buyers, Sell My Home

When it comes to a real estate transaction, whether you're a buyer or a seller, everything is negotiable. For many couples and individuals, a house or property will likely be the largest asset they ever own, which is why when it comes to the actual transaction, negotiating is incredibly... READ MORE >

06/07/2017 - 9:27am |

Open houses are an excellent way to view a property on a whim. They provide an opportunity to look through the property, and they give buyers a chance to get up close and personal, to glean as much information as they can about the property. If you're on a search for a new home, and you are... READ MORE >


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