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The Easy 3 Step Guide to Get Started With Real Estate Investing
By Peta-Gay
November 1, 2017
Are you interested in expanding your investment portfolio with hard, long-term assets that are almost certain to grow in value? If so, you will want to consider investing in real estate. Let's take a look at how you can get started with real estate investing in just three easy steps. Start By Budgeting Your Time And Money Real estate investing is just that – investing! Moreover, this, of course, means that you'll need to commit both money and time to see results. The great news is that if you're just getting started with real estate investing, you don't need to ...
Let Us Talk Buyer Qualification: How to Ensure You Sell Your Home to the Right Buyer
By Peta-Gay
November 2, 2017
Are you listing your home for sale? If so, it is time to get ready to meet with buyers and their real estate agents. And while you surely want to sell your home as quickly as possible, you will also want to do your homework to make sure you're selling to the right person. Let's explore the process of buyer qualification and why it's important to do a little digging into potential buyers of your home. Is Your Buyer Pre-Approved For Mortgage Financing? First, you'll want to check with your buyer to see if they are approved for mortgage financing. ...
Brighten up Your House With These Autumn Inspired Home Decor Ideas
By Peta-Gay
November 6, 2017
The kids are back in school, the leaves are starting to turn and the weather is getting cooler. Yes, autumn has arrived, but the end of summer does not mean that your home décor has to suffer. Let's take a look at a few ways that you can brighten up your home and give it that warm, autumn feeling. Start With Oranges, Yellows And Light Browns A quick walk through your local neighborhood will offer a good sense of the color palette that you should be using in your décor makeover. In much of the country, ...
Four Mistakes to Avoid When Making an Offer for Your Dream Home
By Peta-Gay
November 8, 2017
You've scoured the new home listings, been to all the open houses and have finally found the home of your dreams. It is now time to draft an offer and begin the negotiation process. Below we'll share four mistakes that you will want to avoid when making an offer on your dream home. Mistake #1 – Not Working With A Professional The first mistake that home buyers make is trying to buy a home without using the services of a real estate professional. Buying a home is a significant financial transaction and one where the seller and their agent are working ...
SELLING NOW Vs. WAIT AFTER THE HOLIDAYS
By Peta-Gay
November 13, 2017
1. Inventory of Competition is Lower. Law of Supply and Demand works! Your home stands out with serious buyers who have less to choose from now. Your odds of selling go UP during this time of year. The % of total inventory sold is great during these months. 2. Only SERIOUS Buyers are out in the fall/winter. Fewer people are in the house, yet are more likely to make an offer. 3. Taking Exterior Photos with Holiday Decorations. This can be a big asset before being left with full-on-winter, dead landscaping… and nothing to dress it up! 4. Homes Show Better While Decorated. ...