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Oh, it's that time of year but really, whatever time of year it is, there are folks that just love to decorate. Easter, Halloween, Christmas, heck, even Flag Day, they've got their decorations all up for the world to see. But what if you plan on selling your home during a holiday season? Does this mean you can't deck the halls or wave your freak flag? Not necessarily. If you're planning on selling your house and you have not already received an offer, there are secrets and ways to stage your home so that you can still enjoy the holiday season and yet not drive anyone nuts with the theme to Polar Express playing on a looped tape in the front yard.
Buying a home in today's crazy market should come with an instruction booklet. There are so many details to the buying process that it can get confusing and frustrating. This is why we can't stress enough how important it is to have your own buyer's agent to represent you during a real estate deal. It costs buyers NOTHING to have their own representation and can really save thousands when negotiating.
There is nothing more rewarding than owning your own home. While there are perks to renting, many renters feel they are unable to put their own
The market is always changing making it hard to know when the perfect time to sell your home could be. Contrary to common belief, the timing of your sale might not affect your success as much as other things. While each area has it’s own market rises and falls, there are a few common mistakes that can be made while trying to sell your home that could cause you to not only lose your sale but could also make it a challenging journey to reach a finalized sale agreement. To allow for a successful sale, here are a few things you should be sure to avoid.
!Before you begin the search to find your new home, generally, you have at least a small idea of what you are looking for. Whether it is a few items on a wish list or an in-depth detailed list, we hardly ever go into a home buying experience completely blind. The truth is, even those of us who have an incredibly detailed wish list can often overlook simple things that will directly affect the way we live and enjoy our new home in the future. While there are countless different lists you could accumulate and create to be sure you don’t overlook a single detail, a few of the things you might want to keep an eye out for are more simple than you may think.
Whether you are searching for a starter home, your dream home or downsizing, buying and selling houses is no simple task. Finding the correct realtor is
If you are considering a home purchase, there could not be a better time to ask yourself the question of how much house you can afford. Housing prices are rising in many places all across the country and in some areas like in Seattle you may find yourself in a stiff competition with other buyers. There could not be a better time to assess what you can afford and what you truly want in a home.
The housing market is stabilizing and prices are increasing, especially in the Seattle area. Though there may be less foreclosed properties out there, they are still available. Some experts say the foreclosure crisis is actually far from over.
Statistics and studies show that most people begin their home searches online and end them with the help of a real estate agent. In this heavily technology driven
Purchasing a home is a big deal. When it comes to making a huge purchase it is best to do as much homework as possible to make the best decision and not end up with buyers remorse. Here we share some home buying tips that are good to know before purchasing a home.
Whether you are planning on fixing up the home to live in it, flipping it for fast cash or looking for monthly cash flow from a rental unit, finding and purchasing the right home takes knowledge,
With proven results, the following steps are the best way to buy a house. Don't be stuck in a bidding war only to lose one more house to a competitor.
Not knowing the local real estate market could cost you a lot! Know these 4 things before jumping into the real estate world.