real-estate

The Unexpected Costs Of Selling A Home On Your Own

When it comes time to put your home up for sale, you will have to make a big decision regarding how you want to sell it. You can hire a local real estate agent to handle the entire sale, or opt to do it all by yourself. While the latter will save you on the commission that you would have to pay an agent, you may not be aware of other unexpected costs that will come out of your own pocket. Read More 

House Hunting In A Competitive Market: Three Things To Do Before You Start Looking

Searching for the perfect home is never easy. In a really competitive housing market, it's even more challenging. You need to be ready to put in an offer the moment you find a home you like -- and you need to be prepared for the possibility that it could take you a while to find a home, too. To ensure the experience is a positive one, tackle these three tasks before you even start shopping in a competitive housing market. Read More 

3 Steps For Selling A House When You Are Not Sure If You Can Even Break Even

If you would like to start over financially and own a house that you owe a lot on, you may wonder what your options are. There are several different options you have, and you could start by trying to sell your house. Selling a house can take time, but there is a chance you might at least be able to break even on the sale. If you are worried about this, talk to a real estate agent to determine how much you would need to sell it for to break even. Read More 

Three Keys For Buying A Condo

If you are a person looking to dip your toe into real estate with a property all your own, consider buying a condo. Purchasing a condo allows you to own property, while still getting a lot of the perks and advantages of apartment living. In order to make condo ownership a reality, consider these points below and start reaching out to some real estate agents who can help you out.  Read More 

3 Tips For Finding The Best Mountain Cabin For Your Family

Buying a mountain cabin for your family to vacation away from the city is a big financial decision. To ensure that you select the best cabin for to meet the unique needs of your family, there are many different things you need to consider. Thankfully, many people before you have purchased rural properties for vacationing and the pitfalls are well known. Follow these time-tested tips for finding the best mountain cabin for your family: Read More