Category Archives: Real Estate Agent Tips

What You Can Expect from Your Realtor

What You Can Expect from Your Realtor

Because the whole business of buying a home is not really that simple, it’s not that surprising that most homebuyers get a realtor to help them find their dream house. If you don’t have an agent, it might take you long months or even years finding the right home, having sufficient financing, negotiating the contract, … Read More

Should You Sell or Rent Out?

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Usually, people have a clear idea of when they need to move. They then align their plans with it. But there are instances when you don’t have actual control of these things. It may be that your company is suddenly transferring you to a different branch, or perhaps a family emergency requires you to move … Read More

Do You Want to Sell Your House This Year? Start Doing These Things!

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Have you sold a house in the last few years or even in the past decade? If not, and this is your first time to sell in a very long time, then you should definitely brace yourself. You might not be prepared – today’s buyers are really demanding! They know more about market dynamics. They … Read More

Last Minute Moving Home Checklist

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You may have been preparing for your move for half a year now, or perhaps you were just given one month to move to a new home for your work. Whichever it is, the thought of going through all your belongings to figure out which ones you’re going to take with you can be quite … Read More

Tips on Saving Up for a Home Down Payment

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You have found your dream home. You check and interest rates are still low. You feel like you’re ready to be a homeowner, except for one thing – you don’t have enough money for a down payment. Does that mean you should say goodbye to your dreams of being a homeowner? Not at all! Here … Read More

Prospective Buyer Coming Soon? Binge-Organize Your Home Fast!

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Organizing your home for sale is different from organizing a space where you live in. Although the process is basically the same, it is the result you want to achieve that’s different. When you are organizing the house where you live in, your goal is to come up with a system that will let you … Read More

Planning to Purchase a House? Plan for What Comes After, Too!

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Most people think that the whole process of buying a house ends when the keys are handed to them.  While that is partly true, you should also make sure that you plan for what will happen once you become a new homeowner. If you’re not sure what we’re talking about, then there’s a lot you … Read More

What You Need to Do to Avoid a Home Renovation Nightmare

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Purchasing a house when you have a limited budget can be very challenging. Some of your friends may tell you that you should consider properties that are outdated or even worn-out a bit. While some of them do look like abandoned haunted houses, dealing with those old windows and creaky floors may be the only … Read More

Tight Budget? You Can Still Boost Your Home Value!

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Sometimes circumstances require us to move to a new home when we least expect it. Perhaps you got promoted and you have to work in a different branch. Or maybe your family is growing and your current home won’t have enough rooms for you all. Whatever the reason may be, before you start looking for … Read More

Ways to Know a Neighbourhood is Safe Before You Buy

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Buying a home is among the biggest investments you can ever make. That is why it is truly important for you to choose not only the best property but also the best neighbourhood for you – after all, you are going to spend years if not the rest of your life living in that area. … Read More