Home Buyer Tips

You Ask, We Answer: How to Choose Between Expanding Your Current Home and Buying a New One
By December 5, 2014 Read More →

You Ask, We Answer: How to Choose Between Expanding Your Current Home and Buying a New One

Let’s take a quick look at a few questions that will help you to determine whether buying a new home or expanding your current home is the best choice when you’re in need of some extra space.

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Buying an Investment Property? Here’s How You Can Maximize Your Rental Revenue
By December 4, 2014 Read More →

Buying an Investment Property? Here’s How You Can Maximize Your Rental Revenue

Whether you’re buying a ski-in/ski-out condo at your favorite resort or you’re thinking of picking up a small home in a busy tourist area, buying a property for short-term rental purposes can be an excellent investment that quickly begins to provide additional revenue.

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You Ask, We Answer: Should I Consider a Warranty when Buying a New Home?
By November 28, 2014 Read More →

You Ask, We Answer: Should I Consider a Warranty when Buying a New Home?

In today’s blog post we’ll briefly explore home warranties including some of the pros and cons of buying one and how they differ from homeowner’s insurance.

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Negotiation Tips: How to Ask the Seller to Pay the Closing Costs
By November 7, 2014 Read More →

Negotiation Tips: How to Ask the Seller to Pay the Closing Costs

You’ve found the perfect new house or condo, and you are now preparing an offer that you believe the seller will find tempting enough to accept. The question is, should you ask the seller to pay some or all of the closing costs?

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Buying a Vacation Home? A Quick Guide to Renting Out Your Second Home to Generate Income
By October 31, 2014 Read More →

Buying a Vacation Home? A Quick Guide to Renting Out Your Second Home to Generate Income

Are you thinking about buying a second home to spend some time in when you’re on vacation? In this post we’ll share a few tips for getting your property ready to rent to short-term visitors and how to get things started.

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Moving to a New City? Tips for Finding a Family-friendly Community to Buy Your New Home In
By October 22, 2014 Read More →

Moving to a New City? Tips for Finding a Family-friendly Community to Buy Your New Home In

In this post we’ll share a handful of tips that you may find helpful if you’re searching for a family-friendly neighborhood in a new city.

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The Pros and Cons of Buying a New Home Versus Buying Pre-owned
By October 10, 2014 Read More →

The Pros and Cons of Buying a New Home Versus Buying Pre-owned

Buying a house, condo or townhouse is an exciting and rewarding time which tends to be a lot of fun. However, along the way you’ll need to make a number of decisions – including whether you want to buy a pre-owned home or one that has been built recently.

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Closing Costs: Understanding What It Costs to Close on a Home and What You Can Expect to Pay
By October 8, 2014 Read More →

Closing Costs: Understanding What It Costs to Close on a Home and What You Can Expect to Pay

In this post we’ll look at a number of these closing costs and what you will be expected to pay when you buy that next dream home.

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Five Small Signs That Can Indicate Much Bigger Problems with a Home
By September 26, 2014 Read More →

Five Small Signs That Can Indicate Much Bigger Problems with a Home

It’s not uncommon for homebuyers to recount horror stories about properties that appeared to be fine at first glance, but were actually hiding very expensive problems.

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Considering a Vacation Home? Six Tips for Buying a House or Condo for Relaxation and Vacation Use
By September 18, 2014 Read More →

Considering a Vacation Home? Six Tips for Buying a House or Condo for Relaxation and Vacation Use

When you buy a vacation home or condo, you can guarantee that you have an escape that will provide you with years of enjoyment. Before you take the plunge, though, take advantage of these six helpful tips about buying a vacation home.

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