You know what the old saying is when it comes to Real Estate Contracts or for that matter any Contract? Always take time to read the fine print! It is crucial to know what is on the paper you are about to sign before the ink hits the paper.
Similarly, when you purchase and then finally receive your Home Insurance Policy, make sure you understand the fine print of what is penned on the paper. Because I am not an Insurance Agent, here is an article that not only helps you to know what to look for, but this writing also gives you a valuable piece of advice about what you can do to protect yourself with your Home Insurance. Here is the link -
What Does HomeOwner's Insurance Cover? -- The difference between cash value and replacement value could empty your wallet.
I know what you are thinking, "wait a minute David, what does this have to do with Real Estate?" Home Insurance is a must to satisfy your lender. You simply have to have it! Even if your Mortgage is paid in full you really need to be informed about Home Insurance so that you can choose the right plan for you and your family. Know the facts before you purchase.
David L. Burrows, Realtor
Envirian of Warrenton, Warrenton, VA
Phone: (540) 349-3075 x119
Buying thought for the day:
Buying a house can be a complicated process. Remember to employ a Licensed Real Estate Agent. The Agent should not be afraid to give you valid references upon request.
Here are some Great Articles to help you sell your home: Selling Your Home: Where do you begin?
Seller Guidance: I would encourage you to employ a Realtor to help you sell your home. When your agent or another agent is showing your house, go away and let them do your work for you. I also urge you to utilize my FREE SELLERS TOOLKIT before selling your house.
Buyer Guidance: I would encourage you to really check out anything and everything you are told by a well meaning seller. Employ the services of a Buyer's Agent to help you discern what you read and listen to about the area you are thinking of calling home. I would also urge you to get my FREE BUYERS TOOLKIT before heading out on the journey to find your new house.
Try this link to help you find your next home: Fairfax Homes For Sale When you land on the main page try one of our custom searches listed on the bottom of the page.
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Northern Virginia Information - Here you will find answers to your questions about schools, auto registration, taxes, things to do this weekend, popular destinations. It only takes a moment to look and it is free with no registration required!
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