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factors affecting the real estate market

5 Factors Affecting the Real Estate Market

Factors Driving the Shift in the Real Estate Market The real estate market is a stable and mostly predictable environment for investing.

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Disclosing a death in the home

Disclosing a Death in the Home

Disclosing a death in the home is something that you may or may not have to do when selling it.  If you are selling a home, you will be

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Home Inspection Negotiations

Negotiating Home Repairs After the Inspection

Successfully Negotiating Home Repairs when Buying a Home Negotiating home repairs after the inspection is often a major hurdle when buying

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Residential Lumber Prices

Lumber Prices have Fallen

The rise in costs of residential building supplies and shortage of skilled laborers over the past 18 months has been well documented in the

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3d printed homes are the future

Are 3D Printed Homes the Future of Residential Construction?

Over the past 18 months, the new home market has faced a number of challenges, notably, the rise in building costs, shortage of building

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First-Time Renter

Considerations for First-Time Home Renters

Planning and Research are Key for First-Time Home Renters Renting a house or apartment for the first time is an exciting moment, but can

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Buying Probate Properties

Locating and Buying Probate Properties

Guest blog by Mike Johnson The process of locating and buying probate properties can be tricky. Education and preparation will give you the

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Interviewing a listing agent

Interviewing a Listing Agent to Sell Your Home

Deciding to sell your home is a huge decision. Once you have made the decision to sell, there are many other big decisions that follow. How

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Closing Process

How Long is The Closing Process?

How long is the closing process when buying or selling a home?  It’s a great question. So how long does it take to close escrow?

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Reasons to sell your home in the spring

Reasons to Sell Your Home in the Spring

When a homeowner lists their home for sale, they are hoping that it sells quickly and for the most money possible. Additionally, they may

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First-Time Renter
Interviewing an agent to sell your home
Escrow Closing Process
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