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    1 month ago
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    Things to Know About Buying Land to Build a Home

    Buying land and building a custom home is much more challenging than purchasing a resale home. You need to know what you're doing as it is easy to make mistakes. Let's look at some of the most pressing issues to be concerned about.

  • How-to
    2 months ago
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    The Purpose of Comps in Real Estate

    Do you know the purpose of "comps" when buying or selling a home? Without comps or comparables it would be awfully hard to determine the fair market value of a property.

  • How-to
    3 months ago
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    How to Find a Rental Property

    Are you looking for a house to rent? If so, you're probably having a challenging time. Inventory levels of homes to rent is very similar to houses for sale. It is ultra low! Finding a rental property is as difficult as it has ever been. You may ...

  • How-to
    3 months ago
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    The Value of a CMA in Real Estate

    When you are buying or selling a home, understanding the value of a property is crucial. If you are selling a home, you don't want to leave money on the table. Maximizing your investment is usually of the utmost importance. Conversely, when purc ...

  • How-to
    3 months ago
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    What Does Paying Cash Mean in Property Sales?

    When you are selling a house and a buyer offers you cash there are some substantial benefits. The most significant advantage is the fact you won't have to worry about the buyer's finances. It is not out of the question that a buyer will be ...

  • How-to
    3 months ago
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    Increase Your Chances of Landing a Home With an Appraisal Gap Guarantee

    When real estate markets heavily favor sellers like the do now, buyers need to look for any edge they can get. One way to do that is to offer the seller an appraisal gap guarantee. If the house does not appraise, the appraisal gap guarantee says that ...

  • How-to
    4 months ago
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    What to do to Land Your Dream Home

    Finding a home nowadays is not easy. There is a shortage of housing all across the United States. Most people understand that supply and demand drive the price of most goods and that is certainly the case when it comes to real estate sales.

  • How-to
    5 months ago
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    Does The Time to Market and Sell a Home Matter

    One of the topics that confuse sellers about getting the most money for their homes is the time it takes. For some reason, there are many homeowners that are under the false impression that your house needs to be on the market for a while before it s ...

  • How-to
    5 months ago
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    Common Obstacles in Selling a House

    Selling a home is sometimes a challenging event. Right now it is fairly easy given how hot markets are across the country but that is not always the case. When there is a more balanced market getting your house sold in a timely fashion usually takes ...

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    5 months ago
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    Should You Respond to a Lowball Offer on Your Home?

    The answer most of the time will be yes. Unless the offer is completely absurd, answering the buyer with some kind of response is the best course of action.

  • How-to
    6 months ago
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    What Home Inspection Requests Are Reasonable

    When purchasing a home one of the most essential steps from a buyer's perspective is having a home inspection. The house inspection will reveal if there are any serious problems with the property. Items such as structural, mechanical, and safety ...

  • How-to
    6 months ago
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    Are Condos and Townhouses Different From One Another

    A common question among first-time homebuyers is whether there is are any differences between purchasing a condo vs. a townhouse. The answer is a definite YES!

  • How-to
    6 months ago
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    When Buying a House What is The Purpose of a Title Search

    In the process of purchasing a home, you may hear either your real estate agent, title company, or lender mention the need for having a property title search. Title searches are mandatory when getting financing from a bank and for good reason.

  • How-to
    6 months ago
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    How Does a Special Assessment Work When Buying a Condo

    When buying a condo, townhouse, or even a home in which there is an association present you need to realize there can be common expenses that all the owners will need to contribute towards.

  • How-to
    6 months ago
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    How Does Escrow Work in a Real Estate Transaction

    One of the most vital parts of a real estate transaction is the escrow monies that are collected from home buyers. Escrow can be considered the glue in a real estate transaction. It is what keeps buyers honest in their pursuit of a property to purcha ...

  • How-to
    6 months ago
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    Real Estate Listing Statuses That Confuse Buyers and Sellers

    In real estate, there are certain statuses that confuse the public when it comes to buying and selling a home. In the multiple listing service that real estate agents use, there is a requirement to keep property status updated correctly.

  • How-to
    8 months ago
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    Who Should You Let Know You Are Moving

    One of the most vital tasks when moving is making out an address change. When changing your address there will be numerous parties that should be notified. It is not a pleasant experience when there is vital mail you should be receiving and it is now ...

  • How-to
    8 months ago
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    The Process of Finding Out Who Owns a Home

    There may come a time in your life when you want to know who owns a particular property. Maybe you are searching for a new place to purchase and don't like any of the current homes for sale? Sometimes those who are hungry for finding something t ...

  • How-to
    8 months ago
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    How Often Do Contingent Offers on a House Fall Through

    Have you ever wondered home many "contingent offers" fall through and never make it to the closing? Well, you may be surprised to know that a decent percentage do. Let's take a look at what you need to know.

  • How-to
    9 months ago
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    What Does Functional Obsolescence Mean in Real Estate

    When buying a home it is important to make the right choice. People make bad mistakes when it comes to purchasing homes all the time. It could be a significant flaw with the home itself or something in the general area that makes the buying decision ...