Residential Real Estate

Residential Real Estate

arial view of neighborhood

The House Is Right, Is the Neighborhood?

In today’s real estate market, location matters more than home amenities.
“Location, location, location” is one of the most popular refrains in real estate. According to the New York Times, it dates back to 1926 and still holds true today. It’s important for homebuyers to consider the importance of the where …

man using real estate apps

Real Estate Apps for Homebuyers

Homebuying is moving to mobile, but in some areas, apps can’t replace the expertise and human element of a licensed broker. We break down what’s useful about real estate apps, and what parts of the homebuying process can’t be replaced with technology.

Eco-friendly real estate

The 411 on The Eco-Friendly Real Estate Market

Everything you need to know about buying, creating, and selling a sustainable home
In a recent Trulia survey, 79% of Americans said they considered themselves environmentally conscious. When it came to acting on their desire to be more environmentally friendly though, it was another story. Whether you are thinking about buying …

Male real estate agent in modern home

2018 Real Estate Trends

From co-living to smaller homes, here’s what will drive the real estate market in 2018
As technology advances, the market shifts and new generations become home buyers, real estate behaviors change and evolve, too. A new year means new real estate trends to watch for, whether you’re buying or selling. The …

Buying New Construction

Buying a new construction home or condo can have its advantages, but it also comes with a different set of considerations than a pre-owned property—especially from a legal standpoint. Unlike the standard form contracts used for the purchase of a pre-owned house, there is no standard form contract used for …