You find a beautiful home available on the market, but you’re not so sure about the location. Does it really matter all that much? Yes, it does. That’s why you’ll often hear REALTORS® say, “Location, location, location.”
The location of a home you’re considering buying will affect you in two ways.
First, ... Continue Reading
Some cities more than others have room additions or some type of work that has not been permitted.
Additions that have not been permitted have most likely not been properly inspected which may create safety issues in addition to not being constructed to meet the local building codes. And the ... Continue Reading
Your home probably has dozens of great features that are going to help it stand out and sell faster. Perhaps it has a cozy sunken living room? Or an equipped and smartly decorated kitchen that Rachel Ray would envy? Or a location in a desirable area?
All these things will help.
But ... Continue Reading
I pulled the carpet up which was fairly easy except for the weight of it. I then scraped the glue off of the concrete as much as possible to create a level surface for the new flooring.
I then pulled the baseboard off which was ... Continue Reading
Article 10 of the National Association Of Realtors
Code of Ethics and Standards of Practice specifies that:
REALTORS shall not deny equal professional services to any person for reason of race, color, religion, sex, handicap, familial status, national origin, sexual orientation, or gender identity. REALTORS shall not be parties to any plan ... Continue Reading
Let Potential Buyers Feel at Home!
You may think that being a host or tour guide for potential buyers who are viewing your home is a good idea. After all, who knows more about the wonderful features of your property than you do?
The problem is, buyers don’t feel the same way.
They ... Continue Reading
Putting your home on the market may be the last thing you have on your mind.
But as you know, life happens. Things change. You might unexpectedly find yourself in the position of wanting or having to quickly sell your home.
It happens more often than you might think. In fact, according ... Continue Reading
You might have heard about home staging and wondered what it’s all about. There are even a few television reality shows that feature staging experts doing their magic on a particular house or condo.
So what exactly is it?
Home staging is simply setting up your home to maximize its appeal to ... Continue Reading