selling your home: How the Real Estate Biz is Affected by the Shutdown - 12/23/18 08:24 AM
Real estate-related government programs affected by the shutdown
Flood insurance
A National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) lapse makes it difficult to close on homes in flood zones if a buyer requires a mortgage because many lenders require NFIP coverage.
Buyers may sometimes “assume” the current policy owned by the seller under certain conditions. For this to work, the seller must have coverage and be willing to transfer it. Check GR 15 in a PDF doc posted online at FEMA’s website for more information. Secondary lenders that purchase mortgages, such as Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac, often issue guidelines on how to handle a flood insurance … (2 comments)

selling your home: Sell Your Home by Using 8 Hotel Designs - 06/25/18 08:11 PM
Many people love the idea of traveling and staying in the hotel to feel like they are on vacation. Others prefer hotels that make them feel at home. What if you could have both feelings; a home that feels like you are at a luxury hotel but still with the comforts of home. Well, you may not want to leave. This is exactly why some of the below design tips from may be the secret to getting your home sold. 
1. Glam up your entranceway“At most fine hotels, you walk into an area with a beautiful, round, elegant table with a … (1 comments)

selling your home: What UnEthical Agents Do That Will Cost You $$$$$ - 04/09/17 01:53 PM
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While filing an ethics complaint on a Realtor I wanted to see just how much of a problem this was and if it was everywhere. I was amazed at what I found, the issue is everywhere and just as bad. So then I asked myself, why are there not more ethics complaints filed so we can get rid of these agents. Fear of repercussion, hopeing they will get caught by someone else, turn the other cheek or a combination of all?    These unethical agents not only give our profession a bad name, it hurts the consumers on both sides … (2 comments)

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