THE DO’S AND DON’TS OF BUYING A HOME

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Some of these recommendations might sound like pure common sense to you. Others may appear to be advice derived from many years of real estate experience, which they are. Please call anytime with your questions. Your lender and I are here to answer all your questions. Specifically, what I need to know is whether you have a house to sell …

Buying A New Construction Home

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Buying a new construction home is nothing at all like buying a resale property. In fact, the process is replete with intricate details and potential pitfalls. Even if you’re making an offer on a recently completed structure, the process is tricky. These are but a few reasons why your best interests are represented by an agent who knows new construction …

Getting Your Home Ready For A Photo Shoot

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General Guidelines We will be photographing both the inside and outside of your home, including all major rooms. You can have a direct impact on how well your home looks in the photographs by followings these guidelines (print version): All Rooms De-clutter rooms which may be excessively furnished, as they do not photograph well. Throw rugs and runners in entryways, …

Getting Ready for a Showing

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Lights A property with darkened rooms isn’t as inviting as a home with all the lights turned on. This is especially true if buyers tour a property late in the afternoon or early in the evening. Making sure that your home is brightly lit is one easy way to give it warmth and comfort. Scents Unpleasant odors may turn buyers …

Should I Rent or Buy a Home?

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Choosing whether to rent or own a home is not an easy decision. It requires you to carefully examine the factors and costs associated with each option. Which is better? That depends. Your unique economic situation, lifestyle and goals play the largest part in deciding what is better for you. It’s important to go into your calculations with open eyes. …

Things You Shouldn’t Do When Buying a Home

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The last thing in the world you would ever want is to spend a bunch of time searching for a home, finding that perfect place and then not being approved for your mortgage. There are also many common mistakes homebuyers make that could make the process much more painful than it has to be. We’re writing this article because we …