Real Estate Tips

How Much Over Asking Price Should I Offer on a Home?

How Much Over Asking Price Should I Offer on a Home?
April 19, 2021 No Comments »

Newsflash: The housing market is hot, red hot. Or even white hot because it’s even hotter than that. While this is awesome for existing homeowners, it’s having the exact opposite effect for prospective buyers, who are still attempting to get ... Read More »

Is Buying a Flip House a Smart Move?

Is Buying a Flip House a Smart Move?
February 23, 2021 No Comments »

Should I Buy a Flipped House? If you’re in the market to buy a new home, you’ve probably encountered one or two “flip homes” along the way. When I say flip homes, I mean homes that were purchased fairly recently, ... Read More »

65+ Things to Do Before You List and Show Your Home

65+ Things to Do Before You List and Show Your Home
May 16, 2019 No Comments »

If you’re thinking about selling your home, know that a lot of work is in your future. That is, if you take the job seriously and desire top dollar for your property. It’s true about first impressions, especially when it ... Read More »

Should I Use the Same Agent to Buy and Sell a Home?

Should I Use the Same Agent to Buy and Sell a Home?
January 23, 2019 No Comments »

Once you’ve gone through what can be a very long process of finding a real estate agent, you might be wondering if you should use this individual for multiple transactions. For example, should you use one agent to sell your ... Read More »

Zero Listing Fee for Selling Your Home

Zero Listing Fee for Selling Your Home
December 5, 2017 No Comments »

If you’ve been tinkering with the idea of listing and hopefully selling your home, you may have come across the infamous “zero listing fee” option. While it obviously sounds too good to be true, seeing that no one works for ... Read More »

Cozy: A Free and Easy Way to Collect Rent Money Online

Cozy: A Free and Easy Way to Collect Rent Money Online
June 15, 2017 No Comments »

If you’re a landlord, you undoubtedly explored the question of how best to collect the rent each month. Do you ask for a check, does your tenant mail it to you, drive it over to your home, or send it ... Read More »

Sold Over Asking: Is It Good or Bad?

Sold Over Asking: Is It Good or Bad?
May 8, 2017 No Comments »

These days, it’s not uncommon for homes to be sold over asking. In fact, real estate agents are quick to point out this fact once the transaction is finalized. For example, you might see a little addition to the sold ... Read More »

Why You Should Buy a Bigger House Than You Need

Why You Should Buy a Bigger House Than You Need
February 15, 2017 2 Comments »

While tiny homes might be all the rage right now, you’re probably better off avoiding one. It’s hard enough to live with your lovely and always understanding spouse in a one-bedroom apartment… But seriously, your thinking should be on the ... Read More »

Don’t List Your Home for Less Than What You Paid

Don’t List Your Home for Less Than What You Paid
January 3, 2017 No Comments »

Here’s another quick and painless listing tip to avoid unwanted scrutiny when selling your home. And it’s an easy one to follow. In short, don’t list for less than you paid for it. That’s right. Just list the property for ... Read More »

How to Make Your Real Estate Listing a Hot Home

How to Make Your Real Estate Listing a Hot Home
December 19, 2016 No Comments »

Redfin’s Hot Home Feature Can Make Your Listing Fly Off the Shelf If you’re in the market to buy or sell a home, you’ve likely come across a “Hot Home” or two while browsing properties on online real estate brokerage ... Read More »