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Haus Wants to Make Buying and Selling ...

A new company called “Haus” wants to completely disrupt the home bidding process so everyone involved can see the offers being made on a particular ...

60% of Recent Home Sellers Didn’t Pay ...

If you paid a full 6% commission when you sold your home recently, you’re the minority, this according to a new survey from online real ...

Don’t List Your Home Above a Key ...

I’ve already written about coming up with the right listing price (what should I list my house for), but I wanted to touch on a ...

HomeLight Review: A Data-Driven Real Estate Agent ...

First let me say this – your real estate agent matters, a lot. They aren’t all the same and performance will vary widely. Do you ...

How to Tell If a House Has ...

What the Heck Are Good Bones? If you’ve been searching for a home recently, you may have heard a real estate agent tell you that ...

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Haus Wants to Make Buying and Selling Homes Super Transparent

Haus Wants to Make Buying and Selling Homes Super Transparent
August 22, 2016 No Comments »

A new company called “Haus” wants to completely disrupt the home bidding process so everyone involved can see the offers being made on a particular property. As it stands now, offers made on properties aren’t openly disclosed to anyone. As ... Read More »

60% of Recent Home Sellers Didn’t Pay Full Real Estate Commission

60% of Recent Home Sellers Didn’t Pay Full Real Estate Commission
August 10, 2016 No Comments »

If you paid a full 6% commission when you sold your home recently, you’re the minority, this according to a new survey from online real estate brokerage Redfin. The company noted that some 60% of those who sold a home ... Read More »

Don’t List Your Home Above a Key Price Threshold

Don’t List Your Home Above a Key Price Threshold
July 26, 2016 No Comments »

I’ve already written about coming up with the right listing price (what should I list my house for), but I wanted to touch on a specific issue I’ve seen a lot of lately. For whatever reason, home sellers seem to ... Read More »

HomeLight Review: A Data-Driven Real Estate Agent Search Engine

HomeLight Review: A Data-Driven Real Estate Agent Search Engine
July 25, 2016 1 Comment »

First let me say this – your real estate agent matters, a lot. They aren’t all the same and performance will vary widely. Do you want your property to fester on the market or sell quickly for a high price? ... Read More »

How to Tell If a House Has Good Bones

How to Tell If a House Has Good Bones
July 20, 2016 No Comments »

What the Heck Are Good Bones? If you’ve been searching for a home recently, you may have heard a real estate agent tell you that the “house has good bones.” Or maybe the phrase was right there in the listing. ... Read More »

Offering a High Price for a Home and Hoping for Inspection Savings

Offering a High Price for a Home and Hoping for Inspection Savings
June 28, 2016 No Comments »

Real estate agents have all types of tricks up their sleeves to negotiate a better price for their buyers or sellers, but some are a little less savory than others. In today’s competitive housing market, you’ll often be told that ... Read More »

House Hacking: What Is It, and Should You Partake?

House Hacking: What Is It, and Should You Partake?
June 9, 2016 No Comments »

You may have stumbled across the term “house hacking” lately, a curious term that was supposedly invented by this guy. Well, he claims to have come up with the phrase, perhaps not the practice itself. Anyway, in short, house hacking ... Read More »

Does Listing High Make Sense?

Does Listing High Make Sense?
June 8, 2016 No Comments »

The age old question in real estate – do you list high or low? On the surface this is perhaps a tough one to answer, though most real estate pros will probably tell you to list low and hope for ... Read More »

Home Prices Will Fare Better with Clinton or Kasich in the White House

Home Prices Will Fare Better with Clinton or Kasich in the White House
May 26, 2016 No Comments »

As you might already know (or assume), an election year can make for a choppy economic climate. After all, Americans have the burden of voting in a new candidate to run the country for the next four years, and with ... Read More »

The 4% Real Estate Commission Pitch

The 4% Real Estate Commission Pitch
May 25, 2016 No Comments »

You may have seen ads for “4% real estate commission” on billboards or on television, wondering if you can save a buck or two (or a lot more) when it comes time to sell your home. The usual real estate ... Read More »