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Everything You Need To Know About Home Inspections

Everything You Need To Know About Home Inspections

Home Inspections Protect Buyers and Sellers from Costly Surprises
Whether you’re buying your first home or your fifth, a thorough home inspection is essential every time. Before closing on a house, every buyer should arrange their own thorough home inspection, even …

The True Cost of Buying a Fixer Upper

The True Cost of Buying a Fixer Upper

What it really means to take on a rehab
Buying a “fixer upper” home is a growing trend, thanks in large part to popular shows (like the aptly-named HGTV hit Fixer Upper) that showcase fairytale transformations where families end up in …

Getting Approved for a Mortgage

Getting Approved for a Mortgage

5 Ways to Guarantee Your Loan
House-hunting before you’ve secured a mortgage is a recipe for heartbreak. Prospective homeowners often apply for a mortgage before they fully understand the process and what factors they can control to improve their standing, leading …

Home Buyers - Avoid These Top Homebuying Regrets

6 Mistakes Most Home Buyers Make

Avoid These Top Home Buying Regrets
A home is probably the largest purchase you will ever make in your life. Yet, according to NerdWallet, half of homeowners said if they could do it again, they would do something differently. We don’t …

real estate broker commission

The Value of a Broker’s Commission

What You Get From Working with a Real Estate Broker
When selling your home, it can be tempting to do it yourself. It’s hard to give up 6% commission–what brokers receive on average–when you could sell the home yourself. However, there’s …