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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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Hiring a Stager Gets Your Property Sold
23 April 2021

Getting ready to place your home on the real estat

6 Steps to Ensure You Successfully Buy a House
13 April 2021

If you have just secured a real estate agent for t

3 Things That Can Hurt Your Home's Value During An Appraisal
29 March 2021

When you have your home appraised, you hope to get

Buying A House That Meets Your Lifestyle
12 March 2021

Finding a house that offers everything you want an

Insight To Help You Sell Your Home This Spring
23 February 2021

Have you recently thought, "I need to sell my

Hiring a Stager Gets Your Property Sold

Getting ready to place your home on the real estate market for sale is arguably more stressful than buying a house. The first time you started looking for single-family homes, you had to worry about moving into the right property, at the right price. You were mostly concerned with your financial investment and with getting settled in for the long haul. When you're in the process of moving out of your house, not only do you have to find a new place to live, but you'll also be focused on getting a return on your property investment. Read More 

6 Steps to Ensure You Successfully Buy a House

If you have just secured a real estate agent for the first time, you may wonder if this is your last step. The truth is that you still have a lot to do before you are done with the process. In fact, getting a real estate agent is the first of many steps. These are the steps you will need to take before you are officially a homeowner.  1. Make Sure You Have Enough for a Down Payment Read More 

3 Things That Can Hurt Your Home’s Value During An Appraisal

When you have your home appraised, you hope to get the highest value possible for your home. It is essential to be aware of what can bring down the value of your home during an appraisal, so you can take steps to ensure that your home's value isn't brought down. #1: Undesirable Finishes Your home doesn't have to reflect the most up-to-the-minute home trends. However, looks that are outdated by decades can hinder the value of your home. Read More 

Buying A House That Meets Your Lifestyle

Finding a house that offers everything you want and need might not be a reality. You can find homes that come close, though, if you search long enough. As you search for the right residential property, you should consider the lifestyle you want. You can then look for a home that meets your lifestyle dreams and aspirations. Here are some tips to help you find a home that meets your lifestyle. Read More 

Insight To Help You Sell Your Home This Spring

Have you recently thought, "I need to sell my house?" If the time has come that you need to sell your home, to do that most successfully you should prepare it to improve its chances of a good sale price. As you work with your realtor, they can provide you advice, knowledge, and recommendations to get your home ready to sell at the highest possible sales price. Here are some tips to help you prepare your home: Read More