Tips for First Time Home Searchers

Tips for First Time Home Searchers

When you’re ready to buy, you’ll need to determine if you prefer the charm of an existing home or the look and feel of a newer build. With limited existing home inventory available today, especially in the starter and middle-level markets, many buyers are considering...
What is contingency when buying or selling a house?

What is contingency when buying or selling a house?

A home sale contingency is a type of contingency clause that’s commonly included in a real estate sales contract. In the event that a home sells by a certain date, then the contract ends up moving forward. On the other hand, if it doesn’t sell, then the...
Tips for Selling a Home with Pets

Tips for Selling a Home with Pets

One of the most common questions asked in real estate sales is how to sell a home with pets. Even though pets may be wonderful for emotional health, oftentimes they don’t do great in helping to sell a home. This will result in a major amount of house cleaning...
How to make guests feel cozy this holiday season

How to make guests feel cozy this holiday season

When it comes to making a guest room in your home feel more like a home for your guests, it’s always a good feeling to help your visitors feel both comfortable and welcome. Here are three tips to help you with making a guest room in your own home feel more like...
How to tell if you can afford a house

How to tell if you can afford a house

The gap between the increase in personal income and residential real estate prices has been used to defend the concept that we are experiencing an affordability crisis in housing today. It is true that home prices and wages are two key elements in any affordability...
Common Rent to Own Scams

Common Rent to Own Scams

Chances are you’ve likely seen all sorts of advertisements for rent-to-own homes and have thought whether or not they’re a gateway to owning your own home. Unfortunately, this is where the old saying “if it sounds too good to be true, then it more than...