Detached Family homes are not always the ideal situation for EVERY buyer. For some buyers, townhomes may be an attractive alternative option. There are many reasons such a buyer might consider a townhome. Here are some of the most common reasons a buyer might prefer a townhome property: Affordability- Because of … [Read more...] about Why the townhome lifestyle may be best for you
First time home buyers face many challenges in understanding the process of purchasing a home, obtaining a mortgage, and knowing which type of loan will best suit their needs. Advice from well meaning loved ones can be helpful, but buying a home is a major financial commitment and you would be wise to educate yourself on the … [Read more...] about Tips For First Time Home Buyers
The Importance of Understanding the Home Owner’s Association When Purchasing a Townhome or Patio Home There are many things to consider when buying a townhome or patio home. One very important aspect of living in a townhome or patio home is the Home Owner’s Association. While often there are similarities in HOA’s, there also … [Read more...] about Understanding Home Owner’s Asoociations
Buying a first home can be scary experience. Often buyers imagine the worst. Will I know a good house when I see it? What if I'm not able to re-sale the house that I buy? How can I make sure I'm making a good investment? What if I pay too much and home prices drop? How do I know that the market is going to stay hot? After … [Read more...] about Should I Buy in a Hot Market?
Among real estate industry professionals, "location, location, location" is considered to be the real estate agent's motto. It's a philosophy that all real estate agents live by and you will probably hear it more than a few times during those days, weeks, and months you spend with your agent looking for your new home. What do … [Read more...] about Three Magic Words: Location, Location, Location
If you are considering buying a home or have spent many years saving in preparation of buying a home, the questions and process involved in buying a home can be extremely stressful. As exciting as it is to begin looking for your new home, there are many unexpected costs and details to be considered before contacting a real … [Read more...] about Important Facts For Home Buyers
Buying your first home can be a roller coaster ride for your emotions. Between finding the right place, securing the loan and finally moving in, many first home buyers make numerous mistakes that are frustrating, painful, and often end up costing money. For most of us, the first time home purchase is the largest investment we've … [Read more...] about So You’re Ready to Buy Your First Home
With all the stories of people making tremendous amounts of money in real estate it's no wonder why so many are looking at real estate as an investment vehicle. It offers more security than the stock market, provides great potential returns, offers tax benefits and let's not forget; it sounds cool to be 'in real estate'. … [Read more...] about First Steps in Real Estate Investing