Making the decision to purchase a home is huge and most buyers have no idea where to begin. Check back every Tuesday for Stress Less! Buyer Tips … More Stress Less! Buyer Tip 20: Putting Your Money on the Line
I taught a homebuyer class last week and at the end I opened the floor for final questions. One gentleman very politely thanked me for my time and expertise and then proceeded to ask ‘why he needed a Realtor?’ He said that everything he needed for the homebuying process was on-line and he could just … More Can I “Google” my way to buying a home?
The Buyer’s Home Inspection is Tomorrow – How do I Prepare? One of the most pivotal points in the sale of a home is the buyers’ home inspection. While there aren’t many things that a seller can do at the last minute to prepare, here are a few simple ways to avoid needless issues. 1. … More The Buyers’ Home Inspection is Tomorrow – How Do I Prepare?
According to the National Association of Realtor, over 90% of buyers begin their home search on-line. The most popular sites are Zillow, Trulia and Realtor.com with individual brokerage sites such as Keller Williams Realty, Re/Max and others coming in a distant second. All of the outside companies work with the various Realtor Multiple Listing Services … More Listings at your Fingertips
Searching for a home can be a very exciting time for a buyer but if not done properly it can also be a source of stress and frustration. As a Realtor, here are a few tips that I use to make the search process flow a little smoother. 1. Schedule all showings the evening before … More Making the Best of the Home Search
Wondering what exactly the due diligence period is? … More Can you explain the ‘due diligence’ period?
You’ve been pre-approved for a mortgage, congratulations! What other costs come with purchasing a home? … More I have been pre-approved for a mortgage and am ready to buy a home; how much money will I need to start?
How many houses can I schedule to see with my Realtor? … More How Many Houses Can I See at One Time?
What do I do when I’m ready to buy a home? … More Am I Ready to Buy a Home? – What Do I Do First?