Possession Challenges You May Run Into When You Close On A Home

Posted on: 13 February 2017

It's common for home buyers to assume they'll receive keys to their new home the moment they close, and sometimes this happens. Most of the time, however, closing and possession are two separate events that happen days, weeks, or  even months apart. Here are two things that may affect your possession date and what you can do to avoid or deal with them. The Seller Can't Move in Time One common reason for possession delays is due to the home seller being unable to move out of the property within the allotted time period. [Read More]

Four Tips for Purchasing a Waterfront Home

Posted on: 23 January 2017

Purchasing a waterfront home is a dream come true for many people. After all, how many homes can you find that are actually along the beautiful, calming water? If you want to make this dream of yours a reality, you should consider these five tips. Hire a Specialty Real-Estate Agent: The best way to ensure that you have access to all the waterfront homes for sale, you should work with a real-estate agent who specializes in working with waterfront homes. [Read More]

Four Tips To Consider Before Purchasing A Condo

Posted on: 23 January 2017

When it comes to purchasing a home, you don't always have to buy a single-family one. Instead, you may consider a condo or even a townhome, which offers many benefits that don't always come with a single family home. However, before diving into the process of buying a condo, consider these four tips: Talk to Realtor About Cost: First off, you must be honest with your realtor about what you can afford, this way they can show you realistic condos to consider for purchase. [Read More]

Two Luxury-Home Buying Secrets

Posted on: 6 January 2017

If you have the means, buying a luxury home can be a great investment. Not only do these homes tend to be located in the best places, but many have remarkable features not normally found in ordinary homes, such as in-law and staff suites, pool houses, and unique architectural elements. However, purchasing a luxury home isn't as easy as picking something out on a real-estate website. Here are two secrets to buying a luxury home to help you find the house of your dreams. [Read More]