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Important Things to Know When Buying a House in Twin Falls, ID
When it comes to buying a home, there are many things you should know. First of all, it is never a quick and easy process. Buying a home takes time, research, patience, and a good Realtor and mortgage representative to help you along your way. Whatever path you plan to take for purchasing your new home, be sure to do your searching to make the necessary preparations that you will need in order to complete the process.
If you’re taking the cash route to purchase your home, you… Continue reading
8 Tips for Adding Curb Appeal and Value to Your Home
The way your house looks from the street — attractively landscaped and well-maintained — can add thousands to its value and cut the time it takes to sell. But which projects pump up curb appeal most? Some spit and polish goes a long way, and so does a dose of color. Article by Pat Curry.
Tip #1: Wash your house’s face
Before you scrape any paint or plant more azaleas, wash the dirt, mildew, and general grunge off the outside of your house. REALTORS® say washing a… Continue reading
Are you planning on buying a home? Then you definitely need to read this article. It will explain the 5 crucial things that you need to know before you dive into your home buying venture.
The goal here is for you to have your dream home, but don’t want surprising circumstances to arise and you to not be aware of them.
Are you properly prepared for buying a home? Do you know about the top 5 things every buyer should be aware of before they buy their home?
In this short article, I will cover the following. Now… Continue reading
You Get One Chance To Make A Great First Impression… So, here are a few things to make the best first impression possible.
FIRST – Take care of those small, unsightly repairs, inside and out.
- Fix loose or sticky doors and closet tracks
- Repair and/or polish doorknobs
- Repair cracks or scratches in porcelain sinks and tubs
- Replace broken or chipped tile
- Patch any holes in walls and paint
- Clean and replace any broken or cracked glass
- Be sure that all windows open and close
- Replace light bulbs, add light to… Continue reading
A Seller’s Big Mistake.
The biggest mistake a seller can make is overpricing their home.. A lot of my clients don’t want to admit that they have their house priced too high.
Yes, I said it. Please don’t hate me. A lot of my clients don’t want to admit that they have their house priced too high.
And truthfully, 90% of the time, I am on their side about the price. I agree with them that their house is definitely worth what they are asking, but the fact of the matter is, we are in a buyer’s… Continue reading
Do you want the chance to pay the price of your choosing for the home of your dreams?
Then you need to read this article, and make sure all of your bases are covered.
Let’s face it. Buying a home is a big deal, and it’s something you will probably only do one or two times. You may get advice from people who claim to be experts in buying and selling homes, but unless they’re in the real estate business, they honestly don’t have a clue. This is why trusting a real estate agent is crucial.… Continue reading
Reasons You Should Sell Your Home Right Now
In 2006, you saw the housing industry completely crash and burn, which put buying and selling homes at a near standstill. Homes were being foreclosed on, even people with good credit couldn’t get loan approvals, and sellers who were getting offers on their properties stood little chance of selling them for their true worth.
As a result, at the time that everything went awry, many people who had their properties up for sale decided to make a hasty exit from such a hostile and unpromising environment. They had hope that better… Continue reading
Just a Little Time & Effort: Make More Money from the Sale of Your Home.
So you have the house on the market, and you’re hoping for that first visitor to show up. Of course you think your house is great, but viewers seem less than impressed. The next potential buyers seem the same, as do the ones after that. What’s the problem?!
Well, this could be any number of issues from clutter to lack of curb appeal. Don’t worry; almost every home needs at least a minor facelift before they… Continue reading
Spotless is the name of the game. What you need to do to get your home sold.
The most important task you can tackle to easily increase the salability of your home is to do a thorough, detailed clean. You can hire someone to do the difficult labor, but there are some things that you can handle alone.
First off, a deep clean goes much further than a vacuum and a duster. It means de-clutter and scrub, scrub, scrub.
Begin with de-cluttering. The standard rule of thumb; you need to go through your home, and… Continue reading