Real Estate Tips & Topics

April 28, 2021

New Build or Older Construction?

Market Insider Tips From www.StuartHomeSearch.com

If you're considering purchasing a home, you have one big decision to make as you get started: do you buy a newly constructed home or an existing property? There are pros and cons to each, and you have to weigh them carefully ...

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April 16, 2021

15 Questions to Ask When Building a New Home

The new construction process looks quite different from a pre-built purchase. Among the advantages, buyers can customize finishes, enjoy newer, cost-efficient materials and avoid the hassle of tight inventory and bidding wars. However, it’s easy for hidden costs to creep up on buyers and catch them off guard. An unsuspecting buyer ...

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March 29, 2021

Buying Rental Properties Gets Easier with Time

Experience Counts When it Comes to Acquiring Rentals

First-time real estate investors find the approval process is very much the same as financing an owner-occupied property. There's a credit report checked, bank statements and assets are reviewed, and income and employment. Yet, there are some additional guidelines rental property ...

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March 26, 2021

How to Find the Best Home Deals in Your Area

Everybody Deserves a Great Deal! Get Expert Tips on How to Find the Right Deal for You.

How to find the best home deals in your area.

A Google search isn’t going to cut it. Finding a great home deal requires some expert sleuthing. In addition to a valuable partnership with a real estate pro, here are some tips that can put you ...

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March 24, 2021

Are You Ready to Buy a House?

It’s the American dream. And many of us feel at least a little bit anxious about buying our first home. How do you know you’re really ready? It’s a huge life decision! 

Understanding your finances, how to not be house poor, and other important tips that ensure you are financially ready ...

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March 9, 2021

10 Signs You Are Ready to Invest in Real Estate

When it comes to property investment, timing is everything. Ultimately, choosing the right time to enter the market will significantly impact your investment's long-term success.

Investment Properties

But how can you as an investor know whether the timing is right? Global property portal Lamudi has compiled a list of 10 tell-tale ...

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March 1, 2021

Note to Sellers Who Are Also Buying: A Closing Date Is a Closing Date

Closing day has arrived but you haven’t found a place to move to? Option to help avert costly legal issues.

Closing Tips

Pitfalls to Avoid When Selling and Buying Houses Simultaneously

By Meredith Caruso

Some homeowners jumped into today’s hot sellers’ market, fielded multiple offers, got top dollar, and signed contracts within ...

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Feb. 22, 2021

A Strong Housing Market Expected in 2021

2021 Real Estate Market

Housing Market Fervor Expected to Continue into 2021

“2020 will be known for a lot of things, and a record-breaking year for real estate will certainly be one of its more unexpected legacies,” prominent economist Daryl Fairweather said. And he’s right: most of us would have expected the housing ...

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Dec. 26, 2020

Selling an Inherited Property in Florida

Are you selling an inherited home or a house undergoing Florida probate proceedings? When it comes to selling real property that you or multiple people have inherited, you will want to work with a real estate team that understands the needs and challenges you may face in managing the process ...

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Aug. 29, 2020

5 Tips for Increasing Your Home's Value

 

Increase Your Home's Value BEFORE Listing It

Whether you’re prepping your house to go on the market now or looking for ways to maximize its long-term appreciation, basic home improvement projects can go a long way towards adding function, beauty, and value to your home. Best of all ...

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