House Hunting Tips for First-Time Home Buyers

November 16, 2017 Lana Hawkins 0

When hunting for your first home, you need to do more than just shoot in the dark. After all, this is a huge investment, one of the most important decisions we make in life. Therefore, get familiar with the ins and outs of the process and set your priorities straight. Stay focused to steer away from common pitfalls and surprises […]

The Best U.S. Cities for First-Time Home Buyers

November 3, 2017 RealEstate.Com 0

It’s no secret that buying a home in America’s biggest cities poses challenges for first-time home buyers. Lack of inventory, coupled with demand, means bidders with large down payments or all-cash offers win out. Prospects look brighter in urban pockets, primarily in the Southeast and Midwest, according to new research from Zillow®. The company’s list of the 10 best markets […]

National Home Sales are Slowing – Should Buyers Make a Move?

October 27, 2017 Zoocasa 0

Fall usually signals an opportunity to make big bucks in real estate – for many prospective buyers, the autumn months are when they make a last-ditch effort before cooler temperatures and holiday spirit effectively put ice on the housing market. It’s the perfect time to make a move on townhomes for sale in Toronto, or condos in Hamilton as both […]

5 Questions to Ask Yourself Before Moving to A New Home

October 14, 2017 Lana Hawkins 0

A major change, such as a move, is a vital decision that should be the result of long-term planning and careful discussion. Depending on the thought and effort invested, it can solve problems, but it can also add fuel to the fire with expenses, sense of isolation, and other issues. So, it might seem like a good idea, but you […]

Pro Tips for Decorating Your Rental

September 13, 2017 Lana Hawkins 0

Rental apartments do not get that much love and often get left on their own. Renovation and remodeling projects make a difference, but not everyone has the budget or will from them. Well, how about redecorating? It is much more affordable and it still makes a real difference. Landlords can attract renters and maximize the revenues, while renters have the […]

7 Red Flags You Can’t Ignore When Buying a House

March 19, 2017 Lana Hawkins 0

It is a rough market out there and many buyers are under pressure to make an offer the moment they find an affordable home. Before taking a plunge, though, it would be wise to scratch under the surface and uncover the potential red flags. Even homes that appear to be in swell condition need to be inspected thoroughly. There may […]