Archive for the ‘Home Buyers’ category

July 12, 2018

There’s never been a better time to have a buyer agent on your side

There’s never been a better time to have a buyer agent on your side

In a competitive real estate market like we are in right now – with multiple offers and buyers fighting over homes – there’s never been a better time to sign a Buyer Agency agreement. In the traditional home buying process, a real estate agent who is working with a buyer without an agency contract is, by law, working […]

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July 9, 2018

What is a contingency and what are some of the more common ones used?

What is a contingency and what are some of the more common ones used?

When you make an offer to purchase on a home, you and your real estate agent will decide if you will include any contingencies in the offer such as financing and/or home inspection. A contingency is a condition that must be met in order for the sale to be legally binding.   There are numerous contingencies […]

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June 25, 2018

12 reasons for homeownership

12 reasons for homeownership

  On the fence about buying a home? Not sure if it is right for you?  If you are ready to settle down in one spot for a few years, have a steady job and are a disciplined saver, homeownership would be a great option for you.   Here are 12 ways homeownership is beneficial to […]

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June 12, 2018

5 tips for buyers dealing with a seller’s market

5 tips for buyers dealing with a seller’s market

You’ve heard it before… it’s a “Seller’s Market.” And,  if you are actively searching for a new home, you sure know that is the truth.  The low inventory of homes for sale has made things difficult for buyers. There just aren’t many homes for sale out there and when a nice listing does come to […]

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May 21, 2018

6 tips to improve your credit score

6 tips to improve your credit score

Buying a new home is an exciting time. It can also be stressful if you are unsure about your credit or know that your credit is not as high as you’d like it to be. Your credit score is one of the biggest factors in how much of a home loan you can qualify for […]

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