How to Know When You’re Ready to Own a Home

How to Know When You’re Ready to Own a Home

And just like that, it’s 2022! We can’t wait to see what this next year will bring! A new year often means new year’s resolutions. What do you have in mind that you want to improve about yourself this year? Perhaps you would like to make personal health and fitness a focus, finding ways to ... Read More
 
How to Prepare Your Home for a Holiday Sale

How to Prepare Your Home for a Holiday Sale

December is the most wonderful time of the year for many people, and for many magical reasons! The local landscape looks like a winter wonderland, the city sidewalks are dressed in holiday style, and there are plenty of chestnuts roasting on an open fire. Yep, it’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas when you ... Read More
 
How to Rent Out Property

How to Rent Out Property

There is no question that one could describe the current real estate market as a seller’s market. So we wouldn’t be surprised if you were considering how you could get in on the action and benefit. One way to do this is by renting our current property you own. Whether you wish to become a ... Read More
 
What to Look For In Your Next Open House Visit – Berkshire Hathaway Tips

What to Look For In Your Next Open House Visit

Berkshire Hathaway Tips

Even if you’re not quite ready to purchase a new home, visiting open houses for properties for sale is a valuable learning experience for novice and experienced buyers alike. Not only can an open house help you decipher what you truly want and need in a new house, but it also helps you understand how ... Read More
 
Choosing The Right Real Estate Agent

Choosing The Right Real Estate Agent

Real estate technology today has the ability to match buyers with the perfect home and sellers with the perfect buyer. But even with these abundant resources available, buying or selling a home is still a human, emotional experience. This is why having a trusted real estate agent for the buying or selling process is tremendously ... Read More
 
Qualify for a Home Loan & Improve Your Credit Score

Qualify for a Home Loan & Improve Your Credit Score

FHA loans may be the most popular government-backed home loan, but conventional loans are still the most common. You can get them from almost any lender, as long as you qualify. Here are the minimum requirements to qualify for a conventional mortgage: Down payment The minimum down payment with a conventional mortgage is 3%. There ... Read More
 
Why You Should Work with a Real Estate Agent When Selling Your Home

Why You Should Work with a Real Estate Agent When Selling Your Home

If you’re thinking of selling your home in the current red-hot housing market, you may be deciding between selling with the help of a real estate agent, or going the FSBO (For Sale By Owner) route. While the thought of not paying commission may seem attractive, you’re almost always better off working with a real ... Read More
 
Tips to Improve Curb Appeal When Selling your Home

Tips to Improve Curb Appeal When Selling your Home

Nobody can deny it’s a seller’s market right now when it comes to the real estate industry. If you are unsure of what this means, in short, a seller’s market means there’s more demand for homes than there is supply. Anyone planning to buy a home in 2021 should be prepared for stiff competition. Tight ... Read More
 
The Home Buying Process

The Home Buying Process

According to recent survey data from the National Association of Realtors, purchasing a home still remains part of the “American Dream.” Buying a home, especially your first home, can be an exciting, emotional, and sometimes scary process. Before searching online listings and attending open houses, you’ll want to do some research about the homebuying process. ... Read More