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Gettin' Real: A Real Estate Blog

Many people say they don't really feel like an adult until they buy their first home. It is a huge step. Rather than letting a landlord make all important repairs, you take on this responsibility yourself. You also get to build equity in the home over time, which can be a rather smart investment. At the same time, buying your first home can be a little intimidating. You may have questions about applying for a mortgage, setting a budget, and shopping efficiently. We hope to answer those questions with our helpful content. Your real estate agent is a good source of information, and so is this blog.

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Land Auctions | What Happens And Why
20 May 2022

While most people may understand the process of pu

Recommendations To Help In Your Off-Campus Housing Choice
12 April 2022

When you are studying away from home at a college

Myths You May Have Heard About Buying a New Manufactured Home
7 March 2022

When you are looking at your options for a new hom

What To Expect When Applying For An Apartment Rental
28 January 2022

If you want to move into an apartment, you will ne

Real Estate Title Examinations: Understanding the Process and Potential Benefits
20 December 2021

The title examination is a critical component in e

Land Auctions | What Happens And Why

While most people may understand the process of putting an offer on residential real estate and the process that follows, far fewer are familiar with the ins and outs of land auctions. Here's what you need to know. What is the process of buying a piece of land at auction? When buying land at an auction, there are a few things you should keep in mind. First, make sure you have a clear understanding of the bidding process and the terms of the auction. Read More 

Recommendations To Help In Your Off-Campus Housing Choice

When you are studying away from home at a college or university, you will need to have the essentials, including housing where you can sleep, eat, rest, and study. In order to find this type of housing and to get away from the noise that can occur on campus, many students find that off-campus housing is a great solution to keep them close and within walking distance to their classes. Here are some recommendations to help you pick the right off-campus housing for your college career. Read More 

Myths You May Have Heard About Buying a New Manufactured Home

When you are looking at your options for a new home, there are many options that are available, and this can lead to a person finding it difficult to separate fact from fiction when they are assessing these options. This is especially common when it comes to manufactured homes, as there are some widely held misconceptions about this style of housing. Myth: Manufactured Housing IS an Unattractive Option There is an assumption that manufactured homes will always be unattractive or otherwise very limited in their aesthetics. Read More 

What To Expect When Applying For An Apartment Rental

If you want to move into an apartment, you will need to start the process of searching for the right one to rent. When you eventually find it, you will need to work through the application process. This process often contains multiple steps, and you might have some questions about these steps if you have never rented an apartment before. Here is a guide that might help you learn more about what to expect as you prepare to apply for an apartment rental. Read More