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10 Best Days to Buy a Home (Mark Your Calendars!)

We’re officially into fall, and if you’ve been thinking about buying a home, we’re quickly approaching the best days of the year to do it. According to a study from ATTOM Data Solutions, October, November, and December claim nine out of the year’s 10 best home buying days overall.  The study looked at 18 [...]

By |2019-10-09T11:37:56-05:00October 9th, 2019|Categories: Home, Purchase|Tags: , |

7 Ways to Speed Up Your Home Sale

If you’re like most home sellers, you want to minimize the time your property is on the market.  For one, showings and open houses are inconvenient. You have to leave your home at the drop of a hat, keep it clean 24-7, and let complete strangers onto your private property (and even into your [...]

By |2019-09-24T10:41:16-05:00September 23rd, 2019|Categories: Home, Mortgage, Purchase|Tags: , |

Protect Your Identity During an Open House

Open houses are popular marketing tactics for real estate agents. Not only can they help get your home noticed, but they also offer agents a chance to network with other buyers and sellers that might be on the market. Unfortunately, open houses are also an intrusion. They allow strangers into your home — typically [...]

By |2019-07-18T08:32:19-05:00July 18th, 2019|Categories: Advice, Home|Tags: , , , |

How to Sell Your House Quick with an Open House

Open houses have long been seen as one of the best ways to market, and hopefully sell, a home. In addition to print advertisements and lawn signs, an open house that welcomes everyone in to tour a home was — and still is — one of the top marketing strategies a seller has. Now, [...]

By |2019-09-13T11:33:24-05:00April 6th, 2019|Categories: Home|Tags: , |

Determining the Value of Your Home

There are several criteria to consider when it comes to determining the value of your home. The size, age, condition of the home, and surrounding property play a big part in estimating value. You may take pride in the investments you've made in upgrades and renovations, but the value of a home is most [...]

By |2019-10-31T16:51:47-05:00March 28th, 2019|Categories: Financial, Purchase|Tags: |

Thinking of Selling Your Home? You Have These 3 Options

The real estate industry is evolving, and there’s no longer just one tried-and-true way to do things. Thanks to technological advances, innovative new processes, and an ever-revolving door of start-ups and creative thinkers, buyers and sellers now have tons of options when deciding how to start, manage and, ultimately, finalize their transactions. Take selling a [...]

By |2019-04-08T16:54:27-05:00December 20th, 2018|Categories: Home|Tags: , , , |

8 Tips for Selling Your Home During the Holidays

It’s no secret that the housing market slows down in the winter. With the holidays, the traveling, and the colder weather, buyers just aren’t as eager as they were earlier in the year — and they might even have a smaller budget. Still, that doesn’t mean selling your home this winter is impossible. It [...]

By |2019-08-20T15:36:12-05:00November 19th, 2018|Categories: Home|Tags: , |