Tag: REALTOR

6 Crucial Questions to Ask a Title Insurance Provider

Are you planning on shopping for title insurance? If so, this is an important part of buying a home. In this article I will provide you with six important questions that you should ask a title insurance provider. 1. What are your title insurance rates? Although this might seem like an obvious question, some home…


What Are the Best Home Renovations For 2019?

With one more day left in September, we’re quickly winding down 2019 and moving on to 2020 this is why in this blog post we’re going to analyze the best home renovations for this year and give you some ideas for the renovations that you should focus on next year if you plan on updating…


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…


What home buyers (without an agent) should know about closing on a house

Buying a house without a real estate agent has its perils. If you overlook something, especially at closing (when contracts are signed), it could cost you. But, if you get it right, you may be able to shave thousands of dollars off the purchase price via a reduced agent commission, and that would mean lower…


Staging Tips That Will Help You to Sell Your Home Fast

Are you planning on selling your Austin Texas home? If so, staging is one of the best things that you can do before listing your home because a staged home provides the buyer with an idea for how the space that your home offers can be used. In this article, I will provide you with…


How to make your offer stand out

Planning on buying a home in Austin Texas this spring? If so, there are a variety of things you can do to make your offer stand out including the following: #1 – Write A Letter to The Seller During the process of buying a home in Austin Texas, or elsewhere in the United States, one…


Owner Financing 101 – Click Here To Learn More

Are you searching for a home in Austin Texas? If so, you may have seen some properties listed along with the keywords “owner financing”. This means that the owner is going to finance the property themselves because the home is paid off and they will essentially act as the bank and finance the property. When…


Should you sell your home due to financial hardship?

  Following the collapse of the real estate market in 2007 I saw many Austin Texas homeowners fall behind on their mortgages and end up having to sell their homes via short sale or go into foreclosure. Sadly, besides the real estate downturn, there are a variety of other reasons why a homeowner can fall…


Time again for your annual home review!

Are you ready for 2019? This is that time of year to chat with your favorite Realtor for your annual home review. As your home is likely your biggest investment,  it’s critical to consider these 5 questions every year: What changes have occurred in your life that alter your goals for the next 5 years? What properties near you have…


What Value Does A Realtor Bring To Your Real Estate Transaction?

Are you planning on buying or selling an Austin Texas home? If so, there’s no doubt that hiring a Realtor(R) is one of the smartest things you can do because, an agent will bring a lot of value to your real estate transaction. Some of the many skills that you can count on when hiring…