Real Estate Term of the Week

Closing Costs: Fees paid at the closing of a real estate transaction. The point in time called “the closing” is...

Often-Overlooked Financial Considerations for First Time Buyers

You’ve decided to buy your first home. You’ve probably crunched the numbers on your monthly mortgage payment. After all, you...

Real Estate Term of the Week

Conveyance: The act of transferring an ownership interest in real property from one party to another. Conveyance also refers to...

What Fees Will I Pay When I Sell My Home?

Wondering what your net profit will be after you sell your home? As a seller, you’re likely to face a...

Real Estate Term of the Week

Capital Improvement: The addition of a permanent structural improvement or the restoration of some aspect of a property that will...

What Can Summer Do for a Home Seller?

If you think the end of spring means you’ve missed the boat on selling your home, think again. While spring...

Real Estate Term of the Week

Agency Disclosure: A written explanation to be signed by a prospective buyer or seller explaining to the client the role...

Home Buyers Reduce Anxiety by Prioritizing Needs

Today the home search process usually starts with an online search for specific neighborhoods, school districts, and prices. You probably...

Real Estate Term of the Week

Mid-Century Modern Design: This design style was the fashion-forward style of the ‘50s and ‘60s era, as its name implies....

Staging Tips for a Faster Sell and Top Dollar

After touring cluttered, messy, or dysfunctional homes, buyers find that much more appeal in the polished, staged home. Most real...

Real Estate Term of the Week

Addendum: An addendum is a document included in a homebuyer’s Purchase Contract that contains additional information or requests for items...

Navigating the Post-Inspection Period

You’re excited that you have a purchase contract. Now, are you ready for the home inspection results? The post-inspection negotiation...

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