OMG, My Dream Home is Under Contract!

You’ve had a long day at work and you’ve been actively searching for a home on your own for a couple of months. You finally take a few minutes to review the property search you’ve set up for yourself on one of those big search sites and THERE IT IS!!! You’re dream home is on the market, the pictures are awesome, it doesn’t back up to a power tower or train track, and it has all the features you want.... View Full Post

Top Things Experienced Agents Know and Do

When selling a property on septic tank, they pull the county septic permit showing how many bedrooms are permitted for the house When selling a new home, they check with the county to ensure that the street is maintained by the city and if it’s not, they work on obtaining a private road maintenance agreement When preparing for inspections, they make sure that all parts of the home are accessible to the home inspector BEFORE the day of the inspection... View Full Post

Tips For Selling in a Hot Market

Selling your home in a hot real estate market? Here are a few tips to hire the best agent and position your home in the market: Ask your agent to prepare a market analysis and review it with you. Make sure that you and your agent agree on how each of the key features of your home will translate to attract the right buyer in the market. Hire an the agent that has a great track record AND is an... View Full Post

Builders are Back in Business

Have you noticed that the builders are back in business and building new homes again?  Imagine it’s Saturday afternoon and you are driving by a new community.  You decide to make a quick stop in the model home to get some decorating ideas and learn more about the community.  Next thing you know…you’re in LOVE with the house and everything about it.  You think to yourself, “why not buy a new house?”  Moving forward is exciting and your mind is... View Full Post