After living in a rental for a while, you may decide that you want to purchase a house where you can raise your children through adulthood. While you may intend on coming up with a long list of wants and needs to make sure your family is happy, you should also know what to prioritize. If you have family members with plant allergies, you will want to take certain details into consideration and prioritize specific features that can alleviate the concerns of allergy symptoms.
20 January 2021
Viewing homes for sale is one of the first steps you must take when shopping for a house to buy. If you are new to the home-buying process, you might have questions about what to look for during these viewings. You can learn more about what to view in homes by using a home-viewing checklist. Here are several things to understand about home-viewing checklists. You Can Print One or Make One
12 January 2021
If you're currently shopping around for a home, your real estate agent will likely let you know that you should be looking into mortgage lenders as well. While you can go to your local bank that offers home mortgages, you should consider using a mortgage broker instead. There are a few ways that a broker is different from going directly to a local lender that you should be aware of.
28 December 2020
In real estate, you will see two types of agents. The first is a buyer's agent, and the second is a seller's agent. If you want to buy a house, choose a buyer's agent. If you want to sell your house, you should choose a seller's agent. When selecting a seller's agent, you might want to ask some questions. Asking questions can help you understand the selling process and pick the right agent.
25 November 2020
For property investors, it's important to understand the language of the capital gains tax law as well as the 1031 exchange provision that helps you defer your capital gains tax on an investment property sale. If you're thinking about selling a property and have plans to ultimately purchase another property to replace it, you should consider a 1031 exchange instead of just completing the sale, taking the proceeds, and purchasing another property when you're ready.
6 November 2020
Most people only buy or sell a home a few times in their lives. As such, most people only hire a real estate agent a few times in their lives. Perhaps this is why there are so many false myths and misconceptions about real estate agents and why these misconceptions seem to be so prevalent. If you will be house hunting and hiring an agent in the near future, you deserve to know the truth — so here it is!
23 October 2020
Purchasing the perfect home can take a bit more work when you're trying to stay under a specific amount of money. Instead of being frustrated by your budget limiting all the homes available to you, it's a good idea to see what can be done to have an easier time looking at listings. With the right work spent on comparing listings, you can feel a lot better about the homes you're checking out and finding somewhere that will be the right match.
12 October 2020