Should Buyers Stop Writing Letters To Sellers When Submitting Offers?
One of the most time-tested things that real estate agents have encouraged home buyers to do for years, is to write a letter to a seller, if they thought that the letter would be successful at motivating the seller to choose their offer over another buyer’s offer. The big question is this, are letters to sellers still relevant in 2020-2021? In this article, I’ll answer this question, and provide you with some food for thought, if you plan on submitting a letter to a seller with your offer. Still Relevant? Yes And No… Even though many real estate agents will tell their clients to submit a letter to a seller…
Austin Texas Real Estate Agent – Contact us Today To Search For Properties In Austin!
Are you searching for an Austin Texas Real Estate Agent? If so, you’ve come to the right place! Now is the perfect time to buy or sell a home in the ATX area because home prices continue to rise, and they don’t show any sign of slowing down in 2021. We can assist you with buying or selling residential properties, commercial properties, rental properties, and more! Let Us Be Your Austin Texas Real Estate Agent Now is the perfect time to buy or sell real estate in Austin Texas because Austin continues to be one of the top relocation destinations in the United States. Let us assist you with finding…
Austin Texas Real Estate Agent – Let Me Help You Find The Right Home
Are you searching for an Austin Texas Real Estate Agent? If so, you’ve come to the right place! Now is the perfect time to stop scrolling through the Austin top 50 realtors and make the decision to buy or sell a home in Austin. I’ve been an Austin TX real estate agent for years and can save you the time, money and hassle of searching for realty Austin yourself. Unlike some agents that are just getting started, I know the Austin real estate market like the back of my hand and that means that regardless if you want to find a home that’s close to downtown, or in the surrounding…
Surprising Ways Fires Occur in Homes
Let’s face it, nobody likes the idea of having a fire break out in their home but the reality is that fires happen in the home every year and there are a number of surprising reasons why they occur. If you don’t want to have a fire break out in your home, this article will provide you with tips on surprising ways a fire can occur. Appliance Fires Nobody thinks that their stove or toaster will catch fire but the truth is that if a stove is left unattended or a toaster is left unattended while in use, either appliance can catch fire very easily. The key to success when…
Tips For Buying Your First Austin Texas Home
Are you searching for your first Austin Texas home for sale? If so, here are 5 tips that will make the process of finding your first home easier! Start saving for a down payment early It’s common to put 20% down, but many lenders now permit much less, and first-time home buyer programs allow as little as 3% down. But putting down less than 20% may mean higher costs and paying for mortgage insurance, and even a small down payment can still be hefty. For example, a 5% down payment on a $200,000 home is $10,000. Play around with this down payment calculator to help you land on…
Tips for Selling Your Home During the Fall and Winter Months
Are you planning on selling your Austin Texas home during the fall and winter months? Even though the real estate market typically slows down again right before Thanksgiving you can still successfully sell your home if you follow these tips. Tip #1 – Stage for The Season As a home seller, one of the most important things to know is that your focus should be on staging your home for the season because this will help your Austin Texas home to connect with buyers who envision themselves living there. Staging is as easy as incorporating season items that you buy at your local Dollar Store and hanging those items in…
Tips for Selling Your Home During the Summer Months
Are you planning on selling your Austin Texas home this summer? If so, you’re making a smart choice because mortgage interest rates remain low while demand for real estate in the ATX area is high. If you’ve never sold a home before during the summer months, I will provide you with several tips to consider that will help make your home more memorable than others that a buyer may be thinking about buying. Tip #1 – Control the Environment Inside Your Home Since it’s summer in Central Texas everyone is having to deal with the heat. The good news is that you can turn the heat to your advantage by…
How To Stage Your Home For The Holidays
There’s no denying that staging a home is one of the best ways to sell it because, staging helps people to envision how they will use the space in the home and see themselves living there. Staging a home during the holidays also is an excellent thing to do because, it gets people dreaming about how they would celebrate the holidays in the home after they’ve purchased it. In this article we will share with you several tips you can use for staging your home during the holidays while it’s for sale. How To Stage Your Home During The Holidays Depersonalize the decorations “It’s important the design appeals to…
Should You Buy A Home When You’re In Your Twenties?
Prореrtу іnvеѕtmеnt іѕ аn еxсіtіng As a twenty-something, уоu’vе gоt a lot of major life decisions оn уоur рlаtе: which direction you want tо tаkе уоur nеw саrееr, whеthеr уоur соllеgе boyfriend оr gіrlfrіеnd is rеаllу “the оnе,” оr if buying a hоmе wоuld bе a ѕmаrt thіng tо dо. While thеrе may bе no сlеаr аnѕwеr fоr those fіrѕt twо ԛuеѕtіоnѕ, thеrе аrе certainly some mаthеmаtісаl аnd practical considerations if уоu’rе dеbаtіng whеthеr оr nоt you ѕhоuld buy a hоmе аt a young-ish аgе. Prоѕ аnd cons tо hоmеоwnеrѕhір іn your twenties: Prоѕ You can take аdvаntаgе оf lower іntеrеѕt rates аnd a “сооlеd оff” hоuѕіng mаrkеt. Wе’rе still…
Flood Preparedness Week 2015
September is National Preparedness Month and week one is dedicated to flood prep. Check out some of the facts on this graphic from Ready.gov. And it’s not just the flash flooding from fickle Central Texas rains to watch out for. The fact check below highlights new construction as a potential cause of flooding and yes, we still have tons of new construction all over the Austin Metro Area. Check it out and join our efforts to get prepared, just in case, now!