Is a Home Inspection Really Necessary? Why You Shouldn’t Skip This Important Step

Picture this: you’ve finally found the home of your dreams. It’s got all the features you’ve been searching for, and it’s in the perfect neighborhood. There can’t possibly be anything wrong with it…right?  Though technically optional, a home inspection is highly recommended by most realtors, as it can save you thousands of dollars—or even prevent […]

Mortgage 101: What To Know Before You Apply

Everybody loves talking about mortgages. They’re fun, easy to understand, and a great icebreaker, right?….Wrong. Thanks to their lengthy process, technical jargon, and confusing options, mortgages have a bit of an intimidating reputation—but it doesn’t have to be that way! If you’re in the process of buying a new home and dreading the mortgage application […]

7 Costly Mistakes Sellers Make

Here are seven costly mistakes sellers often make: 1. Using cheap and inferior finishes There is nothing worse than a poor remodeling job.  If it can’t be done properly, it is better not to do it. Both buyers and agents see right through attempts to put frosting on a bad cake to make it look “pretty” — especially when […]