Home Staging Tips and Tricks

Whether you are only just considering listing your home, or it’s been sat on the market for a little while, many homeowners consider home staging to entice viewers. However home staging is a little more complicated than just selecting a neutral color palate for your walls, so here a few tips and tricks to make […]

Get Set for Spring Cleaning

Spring has arrived and with it one of the most popular times of the year for buying and selling houses, whether you are considering listing your home or it just needs a freshen up after winter, a spring clean could be just what you need.  A good spring clean can help to fully air out your […]

What Do Home Buyers Really Want?

While every homebuyer is different, there are some common themes among those that are looking for a new home. Every buyer wants a quality home that they will be proud to live in and won’t fall apart within months or even years. Most homebuyers are focusing not only on quantity in the way of square […]

Why Photographs for Your Listing Are Important

To market your property, you are going to need to have some choice photographs. Before whipping out the camera, however, you need to give some thought to the process. Why Photographs for Your Listing Are Important One of the most important things that will set your property out from others is photographs. When a buyer […]

What Is a Final Walk-Through?

The notion of a “final walk-through” seems to confuse both buyers and sellers of homes. Here is an explanation of a walk-through. Walk-Throughs What is a walk-through? What is its purpose? Is it important or just a formality? Can it be used to re-negotiate the terms of the contract at the last minute? Let’s look. […]

Why Buy Pre Foreclosures?

Have you ever heard of the term pre foreclosure? Do you think that this means the same thing as a foreclosed property? If you answered yes to these questions you are not alone. But at the same time, if you answered yes you are not familiar with the advantages of buying pre foreclosures. Pre foreclosures […]

Warranty Deed vs. Quit Claim Deed

When you’re in the process of selling (or purchasing) a house, you will most likely, encounter several kinds of documents: all with different names and with different uses and functions. Two of the most misunderstood documents are the warranty deed and the quit claim deed. Many think that these two forms are alike, but they […]

Are FSBO’s Worth The Time & Effort?

Many people have asked whether or not FSBO’s are really worth the time and effort involved in the sale. The simple answer is, Yes! It stands to reason that the FSBO industry is based on some amount of success or else it would never have grown to the size it currently is. And the industry […]

Why Would a Lender Do a Short Sale?

There are many ways to lose a home but signing away ownership in a manner that destroys credit, embarrasses the family and strips an owner of dignity is one of the hardest. For owners who can no longer afford to keep mortgage payments current, there are alternatives to bankruptcy or foreclosure proceedings. One of those […]

Advantages to Shopping for Real Estate Online

The real estate market is one of the most complex markets in the entire world due to the fact that it is in a continuous change, thus making it a very dynamic market. The internet has a lot to offer consumers regarding real estate and as a result it is a great place to start […]