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Things to Consider When Purchasing a Short Sale

Many people choose to purchase short sales because they believe that by buying a short sale, they are getting a good deal. This can be true, but it’s also important to remember that short sales can often be more difficult to purchase than buying a regular home. It can often take a significant amount of time to purchase a short sale; they rarely close in less than 30 days. If you are under a time crunch and need to move into a new home on a much shorter time line, purchasing a short sale might not be the best option for you and your family. However, if you have a lot of time and are interested in making a great deal, a short sale might be the answer for you.

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Comments Off on Nasty Neighbors Can Negatively Impact Property Values

Nasty Neighbors Can Negatively Impact Property Values

A bad neighbor can bring down the value of a home, possibly by even up to 10 percent, according to the Appraisal Institute, the nation’s largest professional association of real estate appraisers. It cautioned residential real estate owners and potential homebuyers that these needling neighborhood nasties routinely reduce nearby property values significantly. Homeowners with [...]
Comments Off on Asking Prices Appear to be Leveling Off

Asking Prices Appear to be Leveling Off released new data this month showing the median list price for homes in December, $187,900, was essentially the same as in 2011, which could signal a general leveling off of year-over-year asking prices. In June of last year, median asking home prices climbed to $195,000. “While list prices increased significantly during the first half [...]
Comments Off on How to Determine the Listing Price For Your House

How to Determine the Listing Price For Your House

When it comes to selling your home, determining the right price to list does not always come from intuition. Sellers must thoroughly investigate market trends in addition to features of the home in order to reach the magic number. This is especially difficult to do if you are pursuing  a “sell by owner” [...]
Comments Off on 15 Ways To Add Curb Appeal To Your Home

15 Ways To Add Curb Appeal To Your Home

Curb appeal can make or break a home sale and drive up the value of the properties on your entire block. Agents and cities as well as home buyers themselves are well aware that the aesthetic quality of a home affects the value of the whole neighborhood as well as the house itself. [...]