Real Estate Update

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Spring has sprung and so has the market! Throughout the last few months, home prices have continued on a positive trend despite the continued lack of inventory. Housing inventory hit a new low in the first quarter of 2017. While homeowners are seeing improved equity in their homes, it appears that not many are looking […]

Take a Walk in Your Family Shoes!

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When we go out shopping, we try on suits, dresses, pants or shoes before buying them. People know they need to try on clothes to be sure they fit properly, feel comfortable and look great on them. Why don’t we do this for a home?  After all it’s probably the most expensive purchase we’ll ever make. Therefore, shouldn’t we […]

I’m Selling the Home, But I Really Need to Stay

Posted on Posted in Buyer, Education, Listng Your Home, Real Estate, Seller, Selling Your Home

Sometimes it’s helpful to sell your home before you really want to move. Wait a minute. How could this happen? It usually happens when you are having a new home built; however, the completion date is not known or in constant flux. So, this seller is unique in that they have two major needs that usually conflict with each […]

Home Appraisal Process Simplified

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A real estate appraisal is when an authorized appraiser valuates your home to give buyers and sellers an idea of what the home is worth. All mortgage lenders require home appraisals before they will give out loans, and it can be very beneficial to know the value of your property. What’s it based on? Appraisers […]