A home inspection is an essential part of the buying process. Typically, an offer to purchase is made with some conditions, including that the house passes the inspection. Sometimes in an exceptionally hot market, offers will be made without conditions, but this isn’t usual and can be a very bad idea. Imagine getting a great..
You probably know that when you are selling your home, you want to make it look as attractive as possible to potential buyers. But what is it that makes people walk into a home and think, “Yes, I want to live here!” Some things are obvious, like making sure the house is tidied up before..
When you buy a house, especially if it’s your first one, chances are you’ve been eyeing its little flaws and imagining how you can improve them. Even if nothing is actually broken, there is almost always something that can be improved, even if it’s something as small as replacing the outdated light fixtures. However, many..
Home ownership is a goal that many of us strive toward, and for good reason. A home of your own is a solid, safe investment, in addition to coming with the knowledge that it’s yours to do with as you wish. Paint the interior, upgrade the siding, knock out a wall – you can do..
Hardly any industry is free of hoaxes and scams, and unfortunately real estate is no exception. Since the amount of money involved in a real estate transaction is so high, people who are buying or selling a home are often an attractive target for scammers. Working with an established, reputable real estate agency like the..