Looking for a Real Estate Agent? Don't Make the Following Mistakes
13 June 2018
Getting ready to purchase a home? If so, you'll need to find an agent who can help you out from start to finish. The home-buying process can be difficult to navigate, especially as a first-time buyer, and an agent will help walk you through the process. Here are some mistakes that can be made when looking for your own real estate agent.
Hiring a Family Member or Friend
The process of finding a home is challenging, and the realtor doesn't make a commission on the sale until you actually close on a house.
Making Your Home Show Better: 3 Common Problems And How To Solve Them
15 March 2018
Once the decision is made to sell the house and the sign is on the lawn, homeowners often feel mounting pressure to make sure that prospective buyers will like everything they see. These sellers know that buyers and their agents typically spend just minutes inside each home, so its up to them to make each showing as perfect as possible.
Sometimes, however, simple issues in an otherwise attractive home can keep it from looking and showing its best.
Common House Purchase Missteps
24 January 2018
When you're eager to find and decide on a property for your entire family, the excitement may be such that you think unclearly about the process. Mistakes and missteps are easy during your initial buying experience; if you can just avoid these easy errors, regrets will be minimal.
Being Financially Unsure
Uncertainty about whether you'll afford a certain property can be problematic in many ways. You must be highly aware of your current credit score and very certain of your overall financial situation.
Helping Your Elderly Relative Downsize? Use These Helpful Tips
27 December 2017
With the huge wave of Baby Boomers growing older, many Americans find themselves worrying about one or more elderly relatives who need to downsize. This is especially true for adult children with a widowed or divorced parent who is living alone in a home they can no longer maintain or afford.
But convincing them to move out of a home filled with memories is difficult to do. If you are currently worried about an elderly parent or relative who needs to downsize for health, safety, or financial reasons, the following tips can help you convince them that downsizing can offer them many benefits as they age.