Across the U.S., the housing market is picking up pace moving into the peak of the summer home buying season. In city after city, home prices are on the rise, up 2.3% on average between April 2017 and 2018, according to the RE/MAX April 2018 National Housing Report. And there are fewer houses on the market […]
Whether you’re a millennial looking to buy your first home or a boomer thinking about downsizing your empty nest, you’re probably aware that it’s a seller’s market out there. Homes are selling at lightning speed, bidding wars are commonplace, buyers often have little to no room for negotiation and the price of those homes keeps […]
House hunting can feel like an adventurous new chapter in your life. If you’re lucky enough to find the property that checks off all the “must have” boxes — appearance, size, price, location — it’s easy to fall in love. Not so fast! Before making an offer on any property, it’s smart to take a […]
Are you buying your first home? Here are some common mistakes that first time home buyers make, and ways to avoid them.
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Are you ready to start looking at homes for sale? A seasoned real estate buyer’s agent can be a crucial part of the process. Here’s what you can expect from a buyer’s agent while shopping for property. Understanding What Buyer’s Agents Do Your real estate agent’s job is to help you find a home. This begins with taking […]
Buying a home, whether it is your first or your fifth, is an exciting process. It’s easy to get caught up in the emotional side of the process and forget the practical side. To make this as stress free as possible, try to remain realistic about the home buying process. Here’s a checklist of essential […]
When you find yourself in the market for a new home in a master planned community, the number of homes for sale can make the process overwhelming. While the right real estate agent can help settle some of your questions, the reality is that you, ultimately, are the one who must answer the question about […]