8 Things To Do Before You Buy a Home

8 Things To Do Before You Buy a Home

Everyone knows that buying a home is not a one step process. There are many things you need to do to prepare for such a large purchase. Before you start to get overwhelmed, we have compiled a checklist of 8 items that will help to make the process as smooth as...
6 Top Home-Selling Myths Busted

6 Top Home-Selling Myths Busted

So, it has come time to sell your home. You may think you know everything there is to know since you went through the process of buying it, right? You just call a Realtor and put it on the market? If only it were that simple. Here are some common misconceptions about...
What Does an Appraiser Do?

What Does an Appraiser Do?

As a first-time home buyer, it may be difficult to determine if the seller is asking a fair price. How do you determine the value of a home? That is what an appraiser is for. A Real Estate appraisal will tell you if a home is priced too high or just right. What is...
5 Surprising Ways Your Home Sale Can Fall Through

5 Surprising Ways Your Home Sale Can Fall Through

Selling a home is often an exhausting process. On top of everything, many home buyers can be very particular with what they are looking for in a home. Usually, issues that hold up a deal being made on a home are large areas of concern. However, some issues are just...
Active Contingent: What Does It Mean?

Active Contingent: What Does It Mean?

You’ve found it – your dream house. You scroll through the photos and house specs oohing and ahhing. But then you come across the status of the home. It’s listed as “active contingent”. What does this mean? Active contingent What this essentially means is that...