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Everything You Need To Know About Leasehold Property

Everything You Need To Know About Leasehold Property

You probably understand the difference between renting a property and owning a home, but did you know that there’s also a third category known as a leasehold property? A leasehold is a property that you lease — but for much longer than a tenant’s usual time frame. In...

5 Things You Need To Know About Tiny Houses

5 Things You Need To Know About Tiny Houses

The tiny house revolution is upon us. Your interest in tiny homes may have been piqued from an Instagram post or a TV show. Either way, one thing is for sure, tiny houses are making their way into the mainstream. The trend for tiny house living has grown staggeringly...

How Long Does It Take To Sell A House?

How Long Does It Take To Sell A House?

Selling a house is not an entirely linear process. Many unknowns can crop up during the real estate sales process, so it's essential to be as realistic as possible with your timeframe. Typically the full process from listing your home on the market to closing on the...

What’s the Real Estate Market Like In The Fall?

What’s the Real Estate Market Like In The Fall?

To everything, there is a season, and real estate is no exception. It’s no secret that spring and summer are the peak time of year to sell a house — But that doesn’t mean you can’t sell for a great price any time of the year. If you’re thinking about selling your home...

Should You Buy A Waterfront Home?

Should You Buy A Waterfront Home?

From choosing the ideal location to the perfect layout, finding a home can be a challenging process. When looking for a home on the water, your considerations become even more complicated. Whether you dream of a house on the lake or an apartment overlooking the ocean,...

What You Need To Know About A Property Title Search

What You Need To Know About A Property Title Search

Whether you’re thinking of selling your home or buying a new one, the property title search is an essential part of the real estate process.  Although it may seem obvious that you when you buy or sell a home you exchange the property title, did you know that...

5 Home Maintenance Tasks All Homeowners Should Do

5 Home Maintenance Tasks All Homeowners Should Do

Welcome to homeownership — where home maintenance is key! Keeping your home in tiptop condition can be challenging. Minor issues and repairs can crop up unexpectedly, and if you don't take care of them promptly, they could lead to even more significant problems in the...

5 Things You Must Do To Appraise Your Home

5 Things You Must Do To Appraise Your Home

Appraisals are often one of the most nerve-wracking steps in the real estate process — and it's easy to understand why. According to Realtor magazine, 20% of home sales are delayed due to the appraisal. Unfortunately, this can often lead to the entire deal falling...

Real Estate Agent Commission — Who foots the bill?

Real Estate Agent Commission — Who foots the bill?

One of the most misunderstood aspects of the real estate process is who foots the bill for the agents facilitating the sale. Real estate sellers and buyers often aren't sure exactly who is responsible for paying the sales commission. Real estate agent commission...

Real Estate News — The End of “Master Bedrooms”

Real Estate News — The End of “Master Bedrooms”

Black Lives Matter, a movement highlighting racial injustice in the U.S., has been at the forefront of many American's minds for the past several weeks. Amid protests spurred by the killing of George Floyd last month, many companies and organizations have chosen to...

3 Things Every “FSBO” Seller Needs To Know

3 Things Every “FSBO” Seller Needs To Know

If you want to sell your home, you might be considering the "For Sale By Owner" route — or "FSBO" as it's colloquially known. Selling your home as a FSBO can seem like the ideal way to save money, but homeowners often underestimate how complex the home selling process...

Offer Hut: The New Homebuyers in North Carolina

Offer Hut: The New Homebuyers in North Carolina

Listing your home can be a stressful and complicated process. Fortunately, there is a simpler, faster, and more convenient way to sell your home — that doesn't involve the pitfalls of the traditional real estate process. Offer Hut, believes that selling your home for...

When Is Home-buying Season This Year?

When Is Home-buying Season This Year?

With stay at home orders and social distancing guidelines taking effect just as the traditional spring home-buying season was about to get underway, you might be wondering if there will be a good time to sell your home in 2020.  Fortunately, there's good news for...

Selling Your Home During COVID-19

Selling Your Home During COVID-19

With millions of people stuck at home due to the COVID-19 pandemic, you might be wondering how this will affect you selling your home, and showing it to potential buyers. Unfortunately, the tried and true methods of traditional showings and open houses are no longer available for many sellers — causing many homeowners and agents to rethink their sales strategy. With fewer opportunities to highlight your home’s selling points, how do you ensure that your listing stands out online?

When to Drop the Price On Your Home

When to Drop the Price On Your Home

In real estate, pricing your property strategically is quite important. You need to price your property in a way that will attract buyers and offers but not scare them away. However, as you do so, you will also need to take into consideration that your goal at the end...

Tips for Buying a House on the Foreclosure Market

Tips for Buying a House on the Foreclosure Market

Tips for How to Navigate Buying Foreclosed Properties A foreclosed is a house or home put on sale by a bank, government or lenders after taking the ownership from the owner who cannot continue to pay their homes or mortgages. The reasons related to foreclosure include...

The pros and cons of buying a new construction home

The pros and cons of buying a new construction home

With the increasing demand for condominiums, many people are seriously considering buying old houses with short sales. While there is nothing wrong with shopping like this, it is always a good idea to find other options to exclude more benefits. If you need a home for...

How to Sell a House that You Inherited

How to Sell a House that You Inherited

Imagine yourself with a house you inherited. Undeniably, there will be lots of mixed emotions and even memories. While a house is one of the most invaluable assets, it will also come with various challenges, especially financial ones. Most likely, you will hardly stay...

What is Short Selling a House?

What is Short Selling a House?

Tough times come. And in such moments, adjusting will be inevitable. Usually, people will readily end up finding it hard to keep paying their mortgages at such times. In the wake of uncertainty, short selling property becomes almost a norm. Assuming you start seeing...

Everything You Need To Know About House Hacking

Everything You Need To Know About House Hacking

In recent years, house hacking has become a popular way for people, especially younger people, to attain home ownership. The principle behind house hacking is that buy renting out a property you purchase, you create a scenario where your monthly payments are covered...

Which to Buy: A Condo or a House?

Which to Buy: A Condo or a House?

In the world of home ownership, especially among younger home buyers, there's a frequent question that arises; should I buy a condo or a house? Both are steps up from renting an apartment, but each have their distinct differences as well as advantages and...

Common Mistakes New House Flippers Make

Common Mistakes New House Flippers Make

Flipping houses can seem like an easy way to make money, but there are several things you should avoid if you want to be successful. Here are three mistakes that new house flippers make — and how to avoid them. They Don't Set a Budget and Schedule The single biggest...