Home Buying Tips

 Are you a first-time home buyer? If you’re getting ready to buy your first property or are preparing yourself to buy a second or third, the following statements will guide you in making the process easier. When armed with certain facts about your personal financial standing and details about the neighborhood and home you’re interested in buying, you will enter the market in a realistic fashion with a clear idea of what to look for on your home search.   Be sure to always ask your agent for comparable … [Read more...]

Buying a new home. The down and dirty.

When buying a new home, you usually do so through a developer who built the homes... You walk in, they give you a nice tour and then look to see if you'd like to write a contract. But as someone who has worked on the sales floor for developers... this is what you need to know. Not all developers are the same, nor do they deliver the same level of finished product. What you're seeing in most show homes on the tour are significant upgrades that are not included in what they actually deliver. Assume nothing and ask … [Read more...]