Inspections vs. Appraisals
It’s easy to understand why inexperienced buyers use "appraisal" and "inspection" interchangeably when discussing a real estate purchase. Both ordeals involve a licensed professional visiting the property to judge its worth. The subsequent reports, however, serve two very different purposes.
Visit an Open House - Even if You're Not Buying
After a seller has staged their home and listed it on the market, it’s likely their real estate agent will recommend holding an open house. Potential home buyers flock open houses for a chance to get a peek inside the closets and stroll through the rooms.
But not everyone who attends is... more
Tips Most First-Time Home Buyers Don't Consider
Buying a home can be thrilling and nerve-wracking at the same time, especially for a first-time home-buyer - it's difficult to know exactly what to expect. The learning curve can be steep, but most of the issues can be resolved by doing a little homework.
Think long-term and think re-sale