Real Estate Advice

Upsizing Your Home

The most common reason for a family to leave behind their old house for something new is because they are running out of room.

As your family grows, so does the need for more living space. However, a larger home usually does come with a larger price tag.

Are you ready to upsize?

3 Reasons Why You May be Ready to Sell Your House

With home values rising and sellers snatching top dollar for their humble abodes, it can be mighty tempting to put your house up on the market. How do you know when you are ready to take that step? Here, we go over 3 signs that might be telling you it’s time to sell.

Buying and Selling a House at the Same Time

Buying a home for the first time is an exciting and rewarding process. Now, you are ready to sell your current house and move into a new one. However, you have a current mortgage hanging over your shoulders that you did not have as a first-time buyer. This may seem to complicate the process a bit, but it is easier than you may think! Here is what you need to know about buying and selling a house at the same time.

My House Is Under Contract – Can I Still Accept a Higher Offer?

Receiving an offer, or multiple, on your house is an exciting feat! You have consulted with your Realtor, chose the best offer, and signed on the dotted line. However, a better offer comes in right after. What can be done about this if anything? Here, we go over what home sellers should know.

Negotiation Strategies to Avoid in a Seller’s Market

A deal of any sort usually comes with a negotiation period. Buying a house is no different.

However, what do you do when the seller already has the upper hand? Here, we go over negotiation tactics you should avoid if you really want to make your offer shine.

Our Buyer’s Financing Fell Through: What Now?

When accepting an offer on your house, it is always a good idea to ensure the buyer has a pre-approval letter. However, circumstances may still arise that can disqualify your buyer from obtaining a mortgage. Here, we talk about your best course of action if this issue arises for you.

What is a Pre-inspection?

Typically, a home inspection lies in the hands of the home buyer. A home inspection is not always required but is highly recommended. This ensures that the buyer knows that they are making a safe investment. When making the biggest purchase of your life, the last thing you want are costly repairs. So, how does ordering a pre-inspection as a seller give you an advantage? Watch to find out!