Are you tired of your house and don't want to deal with remodeling your home? How about moving into a new construction home? Buying a newly constructed home has many pros and cons to it. Its good to know about these pros and cons before you sign on the dotted line.
If you're buying a home, it's always a good idea to get a home inspection. A home inspection provides you with details about things that may need attention or need to be repaired in the property.
Have you recently looked at your property tax bill and realized that it increased a lot more than you thought? You are not alone! Many cities, counties, and even neighborhoods have been hit with a property tax increase.
Closing costs are, in my opinion, one of the most misunderstood aspects of buying a home. It's extremely common that I come across a buyer who is adamant about having the "seller pay their closing cost" as if they are getting something for free from the seller because, in reality, YOU are paying for it. I don't know where this myth began but I'm here to let you know how it REALLY works.
As we head into the spring moving market, there are numerous cities across the United States that are suffering from the lack of quality homes for sale. Inventory is tight! People who want to sell their home have to have their new home secured in a contract before they put their house on the market or they could be stuck without a place to live.
Yes, it's the most stressful time of year, when people are scurrying around to gather their W-2s, 1099s, etc. along with a mountain of receipts only to dump them in the hands of some poor tax preparer to sort thorough the mess and figure out if there's a refund owed to the person. Most… Continue reading Its Dreadful Tax Season!
In today's real estate market, homes are selling quickly in certain areas. A person selling their home can find themselves in a position where they have more than one buyer submitting an offer to buy their home. You need to make sure that you go through the offer very carefully. This is why I HIGHLY… Continue reading Real Estate Purchase Contract Errors That Can Cost You Money
If you're thinking about selling your home this year, you might be bombarded with "suggestions" to update your home so that you can get "top dollar" and sell quickly. That may or may not always be the case. If a seller has a budget for renovation, let's consider how much money they have to spend.… Continue reading Is It Really Worth Updating Your Home Before You Sell It?
Buying a newly built home is a unique experience. Last year my partner and I bought a new construction model home. We learned a lot throughout the process, and although I love my home, I'm sure there are a few things we wish we knew before we decided to do this. LOCATION - If you… Continue reading What You Need To Know About Building A New Home
I can't believe that the year 2017 is almost over. There was a lot that happened in 2017 that really is too much to list in this blog. The biggest and most frequent topic that was brought up amongst my clients, no matter what part of the city or suburbs they were moving to or from,… Continue reading 2017 Is Almost Gone, Let’s Make 2018 A Good One