Home Buyer's Remorse
Have you ever bought something on the spur of the moment then later on you ask yourself.. "what was I thinking? I don't even like or need it". In most cases you can usually return the items like an expensive shirt or a an ugly painting as long as you have the receipt. [...]
A pool in your backyard can make summers fun for your whole family. You can have guests over and enjoy backyard gatherings all summer long. But before you have that pool installed, there are some items to consider that may or may not change your mind.
If someone sneaks into your [...]
While some home buyers rely on love at first sight, that kind of chemistry is hard to quantify. Luckily, there are some objective criteria most realtors - and most buyers - use when measuring the value of a home. If you aren't sure the value of your home, there are a few elements that will go [...]
The housing market has rebounded, and people looking to sell their homes will find far more interest than only a few years ago. However, the process of finding a buyer who will pay a reasonable price is still challenging. Here are a few decorating tips for staging your home.
1. Less [...]
When viewing different homes, it's important to look for signs of trouble. Although you'll want to find a home that is aesthetically pleasing, you'll also want to ensure that it doesn't have any problems below the surface. A house should be properly inspected from basement to rooftop before you [...]
Condominium units are selling like hotcakes for many years now. With the many advantages of owning a condo unit, more and more people are purchasing their own either as their main property or as additional to their existing properties.
With the number of available condominium buildings with units[...]
Tornadoes cause terrible devastation across the United States every year. People are left homeless, and millions of dollars in damage is sustained. While all of the preparation in the world won't save a home from a direct hit by an EF 5 tornado, there are ways to protect a home from damage from [...]
Do you need to get your house sold quickly? Whether you need to get rid of the house due to a short sale, downsizing, or because you found a job in another location, there are a few strategies that you can use to sell your home quickly and at a reasonable price. Selling a house requires a lot of [...]
House hunting can be a stressful process, however it is exciting to attend open houses and walk around a potential home to see if you are interested. Many buyers get distracted by features that they like in a home that they often don't notice pitfalls or downsides to the home. Buying a house is one [...]
So you found a place you love and you just closed. Finally, your dream has come true. But before you hit the closest furniture store and start picking out chesterfields and credenzas for that gorgeous little nook, you'll want to sort a few things out. By taking a few precautions up front, you can [...]