Inspection vs. Appraisal for Home Buyers

In this article: What is the difference between an appraisal and an inspection? What happens during an appraisal? What if the appraisal comes in low? What to expect from a home inspection How are home inspections and appraisals similar? Inspections and appraisals are both important parts of the home buying process, and buyers should do […]

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Most popular homes and their neighborhoods of July 2019

Summer is underway, and home buyers are dreaming big. Our most-viewed properties in July include several stunning homes that are asking eight or nine figures. But even the most palatial estate needs a top-quality neighborhood to seal the deal. So we took a look at July’s most popular homes to get the rundown on the […]

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What to Look for When Buying a House

In this article: What are the top features buyers look for in a home? 1. Search for the right price 2. Prioritize the location 3. Think long term 4. Assess property condition 5. Don’t focus on minor cosmetic details 6. Stick with your must-haves While everybody knows that buyers shop based on price range, there […]

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What to do when you have problem neighbors

Figuring out how to deal with bad neighbors can be a major struggle. There’s nothing worse than buying a house and then realizing you have nightmare neighbors. But you don’t just have to grin and bear your neighbors’ undesirable behavior or tension on the block. With the right approach, you can turn it into an opportunity to […]

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