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Welcome to the ActiveRain Home Buying section. This is the place where you'll find comprehensive information on everything connected to purchasing a home – and we mean everything.
What exactly goes on in a home inspection and how is it different from a home appraisal? Curious about what it takes to purchase that foreclosure you've had your eye on? You'll find out how to do it right here. Look around: the professionals at ActiveRain have the information you need.
ActiveRain is the top real estate social network in the world. So, while you may find articles about purchasing a home on other websites, only at ActiveRain do you have the opportunity to read the words of wisdom from over 300,000 real estate industry professionals. From real estate agents to lenders to home inspectors and stagers -- that's a lot of brain power and we've harnessed it, right here at AR.
What are you waiting for? Everything you need to know about home buying awaits you on the following pages!
By Debb Janes, Realtor, Camas, Washington EcoBroker
(The Carl Group, LLC)
Inspections. Do they make it too easy for buyers to walk? The positive momentum was going great for on of my recent sales. Listed and pending in 10 days, plus the cash buyer wanted to close in 10 days. I jokingly dubbed it the perfect "10," a well priced property, a motivated seller, and a motiv...
29890 N LITTLE LEAF DR San Tan Valley, AZ 85143 This privately owned 3br/2Ba home with Den sits on the 8th hole of the Johnson Ranch Golf Course and features many upgrades throughout. Home has new custom interior and exterior paint, tile in all the right places, gas fireplace, upgraded tiled coun...
Many in the real estate industry may say, “Now’s not a good time for real estate because no one wants to buy a home over the holidays”. Based on the attractive pricing, increasing rents, and low interest rates, there’s never been a better time to buy a home. Here’s 5 Reasons to Buy a H...
Beaautiful 3 Bdrm 2.5 Bath ~ Active Adult Community OverviewMapsPhotosDescription $350,000 Single Family Home Main Features 3 Bedrooms2 Bathrooms1 Partial BathroomInterior: 2,846 sqftLot: 8,043 sqft Location 9907 E. Sunrdige DriveSun Lakes, AZ 85248USA Amy Jones Group RE/Max Infinity(480) 250-38...
By Debra Walsh, Hudson Valley NY Real Estate 845.928.8000
(Your Hudson Valley Agent)
A Really Big Deal or No Big Deal- An ActiveRain Challenge - See more at: http://activerain.com/blogsview/4256204/a-really-big-deal-or-no-big-deal-an-activerain-challenge#sthash.d1YsgGRB.dpuf A Really Big Deal or No Big Deal- An ActiveRain Challenge - See more at: http://activerain.com/blogsv...
By Jon Kolsky, Your Long Beach, CA Real Estate Specialist
(Kolsky Group; BRE #01311273)
Real Estate Agents & the Home-Buying Process… Before the age of searching online for property listings, big books were delivered to local real estate offices every couple of weeks. Your local real estate agent would sort through the thick books looking for homes for their buyer clients th...
Do you have an RV or perhaps animals and extra things that you could use more space for? If so, then these gorgeous homes in Kingman may be just what you have been searching for! These are gorgeous homes that are located on extra land so that you have all the space you need to store your extr...
(Keller Williams Realty Palo Alto Probate & Trust Specialist)
One and a half million dollars is a lot of money to spend on a home almost anywhere except if you are buying a home in Palo Alto. If that is your budget, then I suggest you look somewhere else. The chart above is a breakdown of all homes sold in Palo Alto from June through November of 2013 wi...
By Marte Cliff, Writing the words to build your real estate career
(Marte Cliff Copywriting)
Mortgage Broker Al Norman has some words of wisdom for those trying to purchase a home during the holiday season - and for their buyer agents. After reading his post I was taken back to some frustrating days - when it seemed like nearly everyone I needed to speak with was "Out of the office." ...
By June Piper-Brandon, Piecing Dreams One Home at a Time
(Century 21 New Millenium)
Waverly EOG For Sale 656 E. 37th St., Baltimore, MD 21218 $119,900 Lovely renovated end of group home for sale in Waverly neighborhood of Baltimore. This beautifully renovated 3 bedroom bath and half home has been completely renovated. The first thing I noticed when I walked in the front door...
(Albuquerque Homes Realty * www.AlbuquerqueHomes.com)
Rio Rancho Custom Home on Half Acre with RV Parking For Sale 916 Cascade St SE Rio Rancho NM 87124 New Price Reduction Quick & Easy Move In Motivated Sellers Price $159,500 1850 Sq Ft Custom Home Galley Kitchen Breakfast Nook Formal Dining Spacious Great Room 3 Bedrooms 2 Baths Good Stor...
By Patricia Feager, The Little REALTOR® That Could
(Keller Williams Realty)
Here's a Monday morning pick-me-up just for you! Despite the ice and wintry weather that many people are facing, isn't it nice to know fresh Roses never disappoint, especially when you need a pick-me-up. They are dependable and beautiful - always welcoming! Although the weather may be ...
By MaryKay Shumway, Your Door County, WI Real Estate Expert
(Coldwell Banker The Real Estate Group Door County)
Sister Bay, WI Homes for Sale: Home for Sale at 10653 Forest Lane, Sister Bay, WI 54234. Forest Lane is a part of Bayshore Estates in Sister Bay, which means that for a nominal annual fee you can enjoy deeded Green Bay shore access. Forest Lane is a BEAUTIFUL forested area within walking distan...
By Linda Sabo, RE/MAX Preferred Assoc --23 Years--Full Time Realt
(Re/Max Preferred Associates, Toledo, OH)
3 BEDROOM HOME FOR SALE IN TOLEDO, OHIO 43612 Find similar homes for sale to the 3 bedroom home for sale in Toledo, OH 4221 OVERLAND PKWY Ohio MLS 5065695 ABSOLUTELY A 10! FANTASTIC WOODWORK, MOLDINGS, ROOM SIZES FOR AN AFFORDA...
m 12395 W gambrell Star, ID 83669 4 Bedroom 3 Bathroom home Saddlebrook Star ID Home Virtual Tour Photo Gallery Property Map Financing Request Showing Contact Me Byington Team Associate BrokerOffice: 208-859-6506: Mobile: 208-859-6506: Website: Visit Website Price : $214,900....
By Jessica Wallace, Santa Cruz Realtor (831) 419-9345
(Coldwell Banker - Santa Cruz)
SANTA CRUZ MOUNTAIN OASIS - 4.25 + ACRES WITH VIEWS, POOL AND TENNIS COURT 758 RIDGE ROAD - BEN LOMOND Call or Text 831.419.9345 for more info Welcome home to this elegant, single level home in the Santa Cruz mountains, located just over 1 mile from the Ben Lomond Market, 20 minutes to beaches ...
Life at 850 E. Ocean Long Beach CA If you are fortunate enough to live at 850 E. Ocean Blvd, otherwise known as 'The Pacific' you live right on the beach. There are many high-rise complexes in Long Beach, most are set a ways off the beach.... this one is right on the sand. The Pacific si...
Our North Hero VT Waterfront Property of the day is 6915 US Route 2. This property is excellent because of the protected frontage and shale beach and the panoramic Green Mountain views and is listed by Franz Rosenberger of Coldwell Banker Islands Realty. Here are some basic details on this No...
Fox River Estates, St. Charles, Illinois About Fox River Estates Fox River Estates is a single family home neighborhood built in the late 1970's. Fox River Estates is located in St. Charles, Illinois on Pinelands west of Route 25. Average taxes in Fox River Estates $5,625 Average association fee...
Last week brought several indicators of a strengthening economy. New home sales, private and federal employment and mortgage rates rose. The Department of Commerce released construction spending numbers for October with mixed results. Although public projects fueled an 0.80 percent increase in m...