Real Estate News from Popular Kentucky Cities

View all cities

Real Estate News from Popular Kentucky Counties

By Monica Hess, Kentucky's Feng Shui Master
(Feng Shui This Kentucky)
Comments 0
What Holly’s shoveling is much more honest than what’s being shoveled in China these days.   Every now and then, the conversation turns to some strange activity that’s being associated with Feng Shui.   Years ago Master Yu warned us of what is now China’s latest “fad”.  Not Sheng Qi…but Sheng Ji....
By Dora Griffin, NMLS 6380
(D A Griffin Financial.LLC)
Comments 2
APPRAISER SHORTAGE If there was any doubt about an appraiser shortage it was dispelled with an email from Coester appraisal management company last week. The email states there has been a 23% reduction in active appraisers since 2007. I've written about a potential shortage in the past. It is sim...
By Dora Griffin, NMLS 6380
(D A Griffin Financial.LLC)
Comments 2
APPRAISAL MANAGEMENT COMPANIES - Dumbing down of customer serviceAnyone who is in the real estate business as an agent or as a loan officer is familiar with appraisal management companies. AMC's as they are known came about when Andrew Cuomo of New York fame cut a deal to not prosecute for known ...
By Dora Griffin, NMLS 6380
(D A Griffin Financial.LLC)
Comments 0
 LARGE DEPOSITS WHEN BUYING A HOMEOne of the most common "issues" when buying a home is properly documenting large deposits. The first question is "what is considered a large deposit"?. Lenders have guidelines that determine when they will ask about a large deposit.Before we get to the large depo...
By Dora Griffin, NMLS 6380
(D A Griffin Financial.LLC)
Comments 0
"AS IS" HOME FOR SALEMy daughter has been looking for a home and she saw one she loved. It is a really tight market in our neck of the woods, homes are selling within hours of coming on the market. The home she found as it turns out is listed "as is". When we went to view the home it was about 89...
By Dora Griffin, NMLS 6380
(D A Griffin Financial.LLC)
Comments 4
SHOULD I DO A WHOLE HOUSE INSPECTION?  I often get asked by a potential buyer if they should do a whole house inspection. My daughter is currently looking for a home and one she was interested in was listed "as is". Her question was whether she would get a whole house inspection if she were to wr...
By LeAnn Sink - Realtor- Georgetown, KY & Lexington
(RE/MAX Creative)
Comments 0
Bi-Water Farm & Greenhouse877 Cincinnati Rd, Georgetown, KY  40324They are open 7 days a week.  click here for hours.   When I first moved to Georgetown, KY this past fall, I noticed a sign for Bi-Water Farm & Greenhouse right off Hwy 25. This is actually just a few feet away from my subdivision ...
By Jay Cash, THE Auctioneer & Real Estate Broker
(James R. Cash II Auctions & Real Estate #5802)
Comments 0
Lake Malone, In Lewisburg, Kentucky - Located in Logan County is one of the most popular destinations for Kentuckians. Lake Front Homes Are in High demand.  Finding The Right Home Can Take Time!This is your chance - TO Buy at Your Price!   2 Bedroom, 1 Bath Home On Lake Malone! Featuring A Nice D...
By Lizette Fitzpatrick, Lizette Realty,Lexington KY MLS - Kentucky Homes -
(Lizette Realty - Lexington KY - Richmond KY)
Comments 0
Notary For Lexington KY - Mobile Notary Services - NNA Certified Looking for a Notary? One of my specialties that I offer the general public are my mobile Notary services. There are many times you just need to have legal documents signed and witnessed by a Notary. I'm happy to provide this servic...
By Lizette Fitzpatrick, Lizette Realty,Lexington KY MLS - Kentucky Homes -
(Lizette Realty - Lexington KY - Richmond KY)
Comments 3
Notary For Richmond KY - Mobile Notary ServicesLooking for a Notary? One of my specialties that I offer the general public are my mobile Notary services. There are many times you just need to have legal documents signed and witnessed by a Notary. I'm happy to provide this service.I am NNA Certifi...
By Dora Griffin, NMLS 6380
(D A Griffin Financial.LLC)
Comments 1
LOW AND NO DOWN PAYMENT HOME LOANS Again low and no down payment home loans are becoming more plentiful. After the housing collapse some of the home loan options went away. In some cases that is a good thing. When someone purchased a home using a no or low down payment option and they had no clea...
By LeAnn Sink - Realtor- Georgetown, KY & Lexington
(RE/MAX Creative)
Comments 2
OPEN HOUSE - This Sunday the 10th of July (07/10/16) from 2:00-4:00. Dove Creek Subdivision in Frankfort, KY. 93 Quail Ct, Frankfort, KY 40601. Come out and see me and this actual self sustaining homestead property on 2 acres 2 garden, hydroponics greenhouse, hen house and more!  Priced right at ...
By LeAnn Sink - Realtor- Georgetown, KY & Lexington
(RE/MAX Creative)
Comments 2
What to do, what to do, this 2nd weekend in July 2016?  Well, how about eating one (or a few!) of $5 burgers from more than 36+ restaurants in Lexington, KY?  Oh yeah. Thought that would get your attention.The list of participating restaurants is amazing!  Can't wait to see which one is  my favor...
By Monica Hess, Kentucky's Feng Shui Master
(Feng Shui This Kentucky)
Comments 2
Looking back at the history of this country is a passion of mine.  I like to connect the dots and see how time and space work together to influence people, and trigger world events.  When I look at July of  1776, I can’t help but see history repeating itself once again.July of 1776 was also a woo...
By Dora Griffin, NMLS 6380
(D A Griffin Financial.LLC)
Comments 0
BECAUSE I'M A MORTGAGE BROKER I received a call today from a potential client who called because I'm a Kentucky mortgage broker. I get these calls on a fairly regular basis because some folks in the market to buy or refinance a home have had very good experiences with mortgage brokers and they sp...
By Dora Griffin, NMLS 6380
(D A Griffin Financial.LLC)
Comments 0
VA HOME LOANS, A GREAT ZERO DOWN OPTIONVA home loans are a great option for veterans or surviving spouses when it comes to down payment needs. VA home loans are available with no money down to eligible veterans. One of the biggest problems folks have is saving the down payment money when it comes...
By Dora Griffin, NMLS 6380
(D A Griffin Financial.LLC)
Comments 0
WHY GET PREQUALIFIED FOR A HOME LOAN?Why get prequalified for a home loan? And what is a prequalification anyway? We often hear the terms qualified and approved tossed about in our industry. In reality you can't get approved unless you HAVE a property identified and all your documentation has bee...
By LeAnn Sink - Realtor- Georgetown, KY & Lexington
(RE/MAX Creative)
Comments 1
OPEN HOUSE - This Sunday the 26th (6/26/16) from 2:00-4:00. Boones Trace Subdivision in Richmond, KY. 743 Oakmont Trl, Richmond, KY 40475. Come out and see me and this actual showstopper!Missed the open house?  No worries.  Send me an email to see if it's still available. It just might be waiting...
By LeAnn Sink - Realtor- Georgetown, KY & Lexington
(RE/MAX Creative)
Comments 0
Post provided by: LeAnn Sink with info snagged from http://www.lexingtonrodeo.org/ Looking for something to do in Lexington this Father's Day weekend?  How about one of the largest rodeos in Central Kentucky?  Join other rodeo fans this weekend, June 17th & 18th, 2016 at the Alltech arena at 4089...
By Dora Griffin, NMLS 6380
(D A Griffin Financial.LLC)
Comments 6
USDA CHANGES COMING IN OCTOBER 2016 USDA has announced some positive changes coming in October 2016. USDA or Rural Housing is a great product offering 100% financing on properties in certain census tracts. There are income limits and the property cannot be lavish. All household income is counted ...

Kentucky Real Estate Agents and Real Estate Professionals