Uncategorized 12 Tips for an Easier Move As exciting as it is to move into a new home, not many people look forward to the actual moving day. Whether you are moving across town or across the country, moving is stressful. Here are some helpful hints from expert movers to make the big day a little more bearable. 1. Schedule your move […]
Uncategorized Cost of Selling a Home Q: What’s the true cost of selling a home? A: Roughly 10-12% of the sale price. Here’s a DETAILED breakdown (with 2023 data): Agent commissions: 5-6% of the sale price, split between the two agents. Attorney fees, transfer taxes, and other administrative costs: 1% of the sale price Home repairs and inspection requests: $100-10,000. The […]
Uncategorized Questions About Selling Your Home If you have a home to sell, you’re probably excited to get the process started. There are many things you need to consider when selling your property, and it’s hard not to feel overwhelmed by the task. The good news is we’ve done extensive research about what you need to know about selling your home […]
Uncategorized Pros and Cons of Selling During the Holidays   If you are thinking about listing your home this fall, you might be concerned about showing it, and possibly having to move, over the holiday season. The holidays are already a busy time of year for most families, so you would be right to wonder if you are making a good decision by marketing […]
Uncategorized FICO Shock? Your Lender Can Help with a Rapid Rescore? If you’re ready to buy a new home, you know that a good FICO score is critical to the process. Your FICO affects not just your ability to buy a new home, but the interest rate and fees you’ll pay for the new loan. Often, buyers are shocked to realize their credit score is not […]
Uncategorized Looking for a Mortgage? When evaluating a potential borrower, lenders consider a number of factors. You already expect to produce a good FICO score, proof of income, and a reasonable down-payment, but have you reviewed your resume? A crucial aspect of loan approval is your employment and employment history – your resume. Your employment history provides lenders some insight […]
Uncategorized Should I Move For My Job? The question of moving for a new job is not uncommon. In the past few years, more and more companies are moving their entire operations out of high-tax states to those more business-friendly. Possible work-from-home options further complicate the decision to move with your company. So, should you move when your company does? Things to […]
Uncategorized Are The Bidding Wars Over? Let’s face it, it’s fun to have a home listing during a seller’s market. When inventory is tight, even less-than-perfect homes invite the frantic bidding wars seen over the past few years. But as the economy slows down and interest rates increase, sellers are wondering if the bidding wars are over, and what that means […]
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