Purchasing New Construction Homes in Salt Lake City, UT It’s spring , have you got the itch to move? If you are a first time homebuyer, you have lots of choices available to you in the home department, among them new construction. If you currently own a home, then building a new residence is sometimes […]
Tips to help you in buying your home
Foreclosures have been one of the best real estate purchases of late. However, Foreclosed homes can be tricky transactions.
Since the revision of the Utah Real Estate Purchase Contract went into effect on Jan 1, 2009, it is even more important for homebuyers in Salt Lake and indeed all of Utah to protect themselves with a home warranty. The section of the Utah Real Estate Purchase Contract that required home sellers to warranty all […]
We always tell our buyer clients to visualize what the home would look like and to tune out the clutter. Well, guys, if you can do it with these homes…You win the prize for being the most CREATIVE visualizer we know! These homes are the ugliest homes in America…and with most of them I totally […]
Most people think that having condo insurance is like having renter’s insurance, you need to cover your personal possessions and the rest is covered by the master policy of the HOA, right? That’s what you pay your HOA dues every month for…well, sorta right. Here in Utah we have Utah Condo Law that specifies ,( […]
CURB APPEAL TOPS MY LIST! Whenever we meet with sellers to counsel with them about putting their home on the market, one of the first items I bring up is Curb Appeal(Steve’s is the garage, but more about that later). It’s one of my pet peeves (along with black bananas on top of the fridge, leaving […]
Buying a home in Salt Lake is an exciting experience, especially if it is your first home. As you go through the process of home buying, however, there will inevitably be a point in time where you experience the “What Ifs”. What if’s” are those doubts that creep into your mind after the rose […]
There is a great deal of difference between a foreclosed home and a shortsale. Let’s start by saying that both these transactions involve the bank that held the mortgage on the home.
First Time Homebuyers in the Salt Lake Area, as in other areas, are being repeatedly bombarded with the message that it’s a Buyers Market, you can get screamin’ deals, housing prices are hitting rock bottom. Sellers are desperate to sell and will accept anything, Foreclosures and Short Sales are the easy pickins’. Heard anything like […]
Fixer Uppers are a great way for first time homebuyers or in fact any homebuyers to take a home in need of a little “TLC”, add your own personality and style and make a home not only speak to you, but increase in value as well.If you intend on making your fixer upper home your […]