Articles about home buying, selling, investing and repairing.

How’s Your Vision

Most people when they hear vision, get hung up on sight. Sight is the function of your eyes; where vision, is a function of the heart. I want you to see and think about where you are going, not only in life but when it comes to buying your home. Have you heard the [...]

By |2019-07-25T13:10:00-04:00July 25th, 2019|General, Real Estate|Comments Off on How’s Your Vision

7 Essential Steps to Buying A Home

Whether you are a first time home buyer or one who hasn't bought one in a while, it can be very over whelming on where to begin on the home buying process. These seven steps will help guide you from the wish to the reality of becoming a home owner. Step 1: Credit Check Step [...]

By |2016-10-01T14:02:30-04:00June 5th, 2015|General, Real Estate|Comments Off on 7 Essential Steps to Buying A Home

Disclose Before You Close

Disclose Your Home's Condition When it comes time to sell your home, you want to have a clear conscience that you are selling your home with little to no hidden defects. How is this done? It’s done with the help of home services professionals. No one person is all knowing but there are experts who [...]

By |2016-10-01T14:02:49-04:00June 5th, 2015|General, Real Estate|Comments Off on Disclose Before You Close

Whose Your Real Estate Agent Working For?

Often times when you as the buyer(s) are looking for a home on the internet or drive by one on the road, you get excited about the home you see. You’re so excited to get the information you want on the home, that you call the number on the listing or the sign. In most [...]

By |2016-10-01T14:03:08-04:00June 5th, 2015|General, Real Estate|Comments Off on Whose Your Real Estate Agent Working For?

The Right Buyer’s Agent

Find the Right Real Estate Agent when Buying Your Home Buying a home is one of the biggest financial and emotional commitments you'll ever make. It is a serious investment and a very personal lifestyle choice. Real estate agents can guide you through this process with specialized knowledge of locating your perfect home, negotiating the [...]

By |2016-10-01T14:03:28-04:00June 5th, 2015|General, Real Estate|Comments Off on The Right Buyer’s Agent

Can Your Home Sell Itself?

Make Your Home Sell Itself Pay attention to detail, first impressions count with buyers. You only have one chance and it starts with what often referred to as "curb appeal" .  This can increase your chances of getting quality offers quicker and top dollar for your home. At the Front Door Clean porch and foyer [...]

By |2016-10-01T14:03:45-04:00June 5th, 2015|General, Real Estate|Comments Off on Can Your Home Sell Itself?

Lender Questions to Ask

Mortgage Questions to Ask Your Lender The following are some good questions to discuss with your lender when applying for a home loan: Are both fixed-rate and adjustable mortgage loans available? (see adjustable rate mortgages below) How long can I "lock-in" the financing at the current interest rate and what is the "lock-in" policy? Is [...]

By |2016-10-01T14:04:00-04:00June 5th, 2015|General, Real Estate|Comments Off on Lender Questions to Ask

Pre-Qualified & Pre-Approved for A Loan

Getting Pre-qualified and Pre-approved for a loan Getting pre-qualified for a loan gives you and idea of how much you can afford as well as loan programs that are available. This takes very little time, is of great value and can generally be done of the phone or at an initial meeting with a loan [...]

By |2016-10-01T14:04:20-04:00June 5th, 2015|General, Real Estate|Comments Off on Pre-Qualified & Pre-Approved for A Loan

The Right Seller’s Agent

Find the Right Real Estate Agent to Sell Your HomeSelling your home is one of the biggest financial and emotional experiences you'll ever go through. Real estate agents can guide you through this process with specialized knowledge of market conditions, legal contracts, negotiation, disclosure laws, and professional marketing strategies.The right real estate agent will maximize [...]

By |2016-10-01T14:04:41-04:00June 5th, 2015|General, Real Estate|Comments Off on The Right Seller’s Agent

Pricing Your Home for Profit

Profit from Proper Pricing Pricing your home is one of the most crucial decisions when putting your home on the market. The price is usually the first thing buyer's notice about your property. If your home is not priced correctly, it could turn away potential buyer's and could be stigmatized by sitting on the market [...]

By |2016-10-01T14:01:54-04:00June 5th, 2015|General, Real Estate|Comments Off on Pricing Your Home for Profit