Category: Real Estate

4 Tips For Downsizing To A Smaller Home

4 Tips For Downsizing To A Smaller Home

August 7, 2018 |

You can make the most of a small home with smart design strategies and careful planning.

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Guide To Buying An A-Frame House

Guide To Buying An A-Frame House

August 3, 2018 |

A-Frame houses have spiked in popularity over the last couple of years. These adorable homes can be quirky or sleek and modern. They are shaped like a triangle — hence the name. A-Frame houses are shaped like the letter A. The walls begin near the foundation and slope upwards in a slant. The walls meet at the top to form a triangle or A-shape.

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Should You Buy A Fixer Upper?

Should You Buy A Fixer Upper?

August 1, 2018 |

Popular TV shows like Fixer Upper and Property Brothers have brought the charms of owning a fixer upper to light. A fixer-upper can be a great option if you are prepared for the experience of owning a house that needs work and time.

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Top Real Estate Predictions You Should Know About

Top Real Estate Predictions You Should Know About

July 27, 2018 |

Whether you are a homeowner looking to get the maximum return on investment, a buyer interested in fair market value or an industry insider grappling with the moving parts of the real estate industry, these are some trends and predictions you should know about.

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Home Buying: Repair Requests After A Home Inspection

Home Buying: Repair Requests After A Home Inspection

July 20, 2018 |

The perfect home has been found, the one in the right neighborhood with the right amount of bedrooms and bathrooms. The home inspection is complete, but a few issues have been found. At this point, a home buyer has decisions to make.

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Surprising Things That Can Derail A Closing

Surprising Things That Can Derail A Closing

July 19, 2018 |

Once you and the seller have negotiated an offer and you’ve been pre-approved for a mortgage, you might think that you are in the clear as far as your closing goes. However, that is not always the case. Many surprising things can put a halt to closing. Some may ultimately stop the closing altogether while others could simply cause a delay.

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5 Critical Tips For Buying In A Seller’s Market

5 Critical Tips For Buying In A Seller’s Market

July 17, 2018 |

This summer, quality homes are being scooped up almost as fast as they’re being listed – and for top price. Yes, it’s a seller’s market out there, which is great news if you’re planning to list your home. For those looking for a home, the competitiveness can be frustrating and aggravating.

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In-Law Apartments Provide Tangible Benefits For Home Owners

In-Law Apartments Provide Tangible Benefits For Home Owners

July 13, 2018 |

Many homeowners are looking for ways to maximize on their investment. One idea that is gaining popularity is a space set aside for aging parents known as an In-law apartments. These additions are living spaces that can set a property apart from others on the real estate market.

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Rebuilding Costs: Rethinking How Much Homeowners Insurance You Really Need

Rebuilding Costs: Rethinking How Much Homeowners Insurance You Really Need

July 11, 2018 |

Buying a home comes with numerous financial planning obligations. It’s far from a turn-key operation and one of the significant challenges involves developing a working knowledge about things often outside your area of expertise.

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Is It A Good Idea To Buy A Remodeled Home?

Is It A Good Idea To Buy A Remodeled Home?

June 26, 2018 |

If you watch popular TV shows like Property Brothers, Flip or Flop and Fixer Upper, you might believe that buying a remodeled home is a great idea. These shows always have happy endings. The process looks fun and easy, and the houses turn out beautiful. However, it is rarely this easy when buying a real-life remodeled home.

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