Home ownership is often touted as being smarter (or cheaper) than renting. While it does have its advantages such as stability, freedom, etc. buying a home isn’t always the best option for everyone at all times. ...

Among the many factors affecting household and apartment prices, location is chief. Understandably, better locations procure higher value. If you’re searching for a new rental, or, if you’re a prospective seller looking for an edge, check out the following locational factors affecting value....

So you’ve found the right home to rent, in the right neighborhood, and at the right price. Good for you! Seasoned home renters know the challenges of renting a home don’t end there. Here are a few more things to keep in mind when renting your...

So, you have finally decided to sell your house. With market conditions being as they are, this can end as a huge success – or a great disaster. A successful sale depends on whether you can make the house appealing to the local housing market...

Home buyers often come to rely on excellent real estate agents to guide them in their home purchase. You should know there are some things that your realtor can’t tell you. Sometimes it’s because they don’t know, and sometimes it’s because they can’t due to confidentiality. Here...

The classic “American Dream” involves a white picket fence, a two-story house and two kids. While you don’t have much control over the children in this story, you do have the ability to add the house. When everyone around you is buying a home, you may...

Are you ready to start looking at homes for sale? A seasoned real estate buyer’s agent can be a crucial part of the process. Here’s what you can expect from a buyer’s agent while shopping for property. Understanding What Buyer’s Agents Do Your real estate agent’s job is to help...

Buying a home, whether it is your first or your fifth, is an exciting process. It’s easy to get caught up in the emotional side of the process and forget the practical side. To make this as stress free as possible, try to remain realistic about the...

When you find yourself in the market for a new home in a master planned community, the number of homes for sale can make the process overwhelming. While the right real estate agent can help settle some of your questions, the reality is that you, ultimately, are...