buying a home: So, you're under contract on a home...What happens next? - 05/15/19 01:03 PM
Congratulations!  You have finally found a house that you want to call home!  Once you are officially under-contract (which means that you submitted an offer on a house, and the sellers have accepted the terms and signed the offer to acknowledge the acceptance), there are a few things you will need to do right away!
 
First things first, if you are using a loan to purchase the home, make sure your lender has a copy of the executed contract.  This will ensure that he or she gets the ball rolling on the funding side.  Next, you will need to write two checks, … (1 comments)

buying a home: Tips to Strengthen Your Offer on a Home - 03/06/19 11:15 AM
  As we approach the high season in the land of real estate, more and more properties are experiencing multiple offer situations.  When two or more parties have submitted an offer on the same piece of property, it becomes a multiple offer situation.  This is often referred to as a bidding war.  However, it’s not always the party with the highest offer price that wins. ​
Many different variables affect the offer that ends up being selected by the seller.  It’s important to understand these variables, so that you can craft the strongest offer.  First, it’s important to understand what the seller wants. Has the seller already vacated … (0 comments)

buying a home: WHAT TO LOOK FOR WHEN BUYING A HOME - 11/13/18 04:31 PM
Buying a home can be super exciting!  You’re likely looking for something that has enough space for your family, is convenient to work or in a good school district.  You may be looking for something that is your style, or maybe you’re looking for something with good bones that has the potential to be your dream home.  No matter which of these items you are looking for in a home, you should also play close attention to the physical elements of the home.  Understanding the expected life expectancy of the various aspects of the house will help you make an informed … (2 comments)

 
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