Category: Home Search

December 14, 2019

4 Investments Worth Making in Your First Home You’ve just bought your first home – congratulations! Now it’s time to make your home feel like, well, home by undertaking some long-term investments that will not only look beautiful, but will also last you for years to come. In today’s post, we’re offering ...
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The Home Buying Process
June 13, 2011

Home Buying Process
               The Home Buying Process: Searching For        and Buying a Home! The home buying process involves some very important decisions which need to be made at the beginning of the home search and others that need to made to made during the home search and home purchase. The home buying process is more involved than just looking ...
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Buyers: Be Prepared When Making a Contract Offer_PART IV
May 24, 2009

Conditions in the Contract OfferA contract to purchase real estate includes a sale price, mortgage to be obtained (more often than not) and a closing date. However, there is more to a contract to purchase than these details, and that includes the content language in the contract document. The form ...
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Buyers: Be Prepared When Making a Contract Offer_PART III
May 4, 2009

Terms of the Contract Offer  What is the required amount of a binder deposit? There is no law as to a required amount, but local real estate practices may determine what is acceptable. Common sense should prevail in determining the amount of the Binder deposit however. Writing a check for $100.00 ...
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Buyers: Be Prepared When Making A Contract Offer_Part II
May 3, 2009

The Contract Offer: What Price to Start With When a decision is made to make an offer to purchase a home, be sure to go back and take a second look. It is so much easier changing your mind about a home before a contract offer is made than after a ...
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Buyers: Be Prepared When Making a Contract Offer
April 22, 2009

Some Preliminary Information   Be it the real estate market in 2009 or any other real estate market for that matter, the structure of a real estate purchase contract offer can be the difference in it being accepted or rejected. No, the offering price is not the only factor in negotiating a ...
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