Home Buying Tips

April 17, 2018

What to Do When Buying and Selling at the Same Time

A lot of people in our market today would love to sell their home, but hesitate due to low inventory. The idea of buying a new home while listing another at the same time can be an intimidating prospect, but I’ve got some good news to share with you.

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April 2, 2018

Most Competitive Spring Home Buying Season Since the Great Recession

Spring is in the air and home buyers are starting to surface. But this spring housing market will be like no other! It has been said that this spring housing market will be even more competitive than that of the Great Recession. So grab your wallet, your realtor, and a ...

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March 21, 2017

Senior Home Buying: Resources And Tips To Make The Process Easier

                               

There are numerous considerations to work through when a senior adult is looking to buy a new home. There are a variety of reasons why older adults look to make a significant purchase like this in their later years and, at times, there can ...

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April 9, 2016

7 Ways to Make Your Offer Stand Out

Congratulations! You've found your dream home. Now… What’s the best way to get your offer accepted by the home seller? Check out these 7 ways to make your offer stand out:

 

1.  Cash is king. If you’re like most buyers and need to finance the home of ...

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March 18, 2016

Do I Need a Home Warranty?

Our clients often ask if a home warranty is necessary. A home warranty runs between $300 and $500, depending on level of service. The seller customarily covers the expense. Does a home warranty improve a home’s marketability? Is it a wise investment? Let’s take a look:

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Feb. 26, 2016

Homeownership Helps Create Wealth for Your Family

Buying a home is one of the largest investments we make in a lifetime. It's also a tremendous way to build lasting family wealth, including net worth. If you're considering a home purchase, plan on staying a while. We coach our clients to remain in the home for ...

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Feb. 19, 2016

Do I Need to Have Good Credit for a Home Purchase?

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If you are considering a home purchase, it’s important to understand what is contained within your credit report. Your track record as a debtor is one of the primary deciding factors in determining if a home loan will be granted (loan approval) and how much it will cost you (interest ...

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Feb. 8, 2016

Should You Buy a Home or Wait?

Should you buy a home now or wait until next year?

Helpful tidbits in your decision process:

1) The Cost of Waiting to Buy is defined as the additional funds it would take to buy a home if prices & interest rates were to increase over a period of time ...

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