Real Estate Tips & Topics

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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Feb. 24, 2020

What is a Counteroffer in Real Estate?

What Exactly is a Counteroffer? If you make an offer on a home, and the seller rejects your offer and suggests different terms, that’s their counteroffer.

Real Estate Jargon

A counteroffer typically says that the seller will accept the buyer's offer subject to additional terms and/or conditions. These terms and conditions ...

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Sept. 8, 2019

5 Things You’ll Wish You Knew Before Buying Your First Home

We know that the home buying process is daunting, and it might seem like you have a million tasks on your plate. Everyone is giving you advice, but where should you spend your time? We asked a recent first-time homebuyer what she wishes she knew before she bought her home ...

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Nov. 28, 2018

I inherited a house – what do I do now?

 

ORLANDO, Fla. – Nov. 26, 2018 – Aretha Franklin died without a will, leaving an $80 million fortune and multiple properties. Although Franklin's sons appointed her niece to execute the estate, the situation shows how family feuds and other problems can potentially result when inheritance portions aren't ...

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Sept. 8, 2018

5 Things Home Buyers Should Never Compromise On

When buying a home, there are some things you should never compromise on—or you’ll likely regret your home purchase, according to Realtor.com.

1. The floor plan. It’s difficult and expensive to reconfigure a home’s floor plan. If a home doesn’t have the minimum number of rooms or the flow ...

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Nov. 28, 2017

The Ultimate List of Homebuyer Tips

We surveyed several hundred real estate professionals and industry experts to determine the top home buying tips they would recommend to their clients.

Home Buying Tips

The Ultimate List of Homebuyer Tips

by Andy Fulton on April 21, 2014

Get a Home Inspection Get a home inspection to evaluate the safety and overall ...

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Aug. 26, 2017

Top 12 Apps for Homeowners and Renters

Top 12 Real Estate Apps

Whether you plan to buy or sell, with the following apps you can get organized, save money, learn about the homes in your neighborhood, and get inspired for your next renovation project.

Apps For Homeowners: Get Renovation Inspiration

These apps not only offer ideas for your next remodel or home ...

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May 6, 2017

What’s a Pocket Listing?

Home Selling

Have you ever wondered what a “pocket listing” is? Learn a little bit about this trend in hot markets and how an agent familiar with pocket listings can help you sell your home faster or find homes which haven’t hit the market yet.

If you’ve been searching for a home ...

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