Do I Need A Home Inspection To Buy A House? Yes, most definitely! You will never hear us say…”Don’t bother with a home inspection“, and if you ever do…we have gone crazy, so run, save yourselves! Part of the responsibility of purchasing a home whether it is your first or your last is to do your […]
Tips to help you in buying your home
If you want to know how we got into the mortgage mess, this is a good reason. This post came from an associate in California, it is worth repeating here. This Sucks… Who sent this junk? Via Bill Ladewig, Your FHA Guru: I really dislike this slimy advertising. You too? Lets do something about it. I […]
Paying Off Good Debts Can Actually Hurt You Got a call the other day from one of my buyer clients. Being the wonderful clients that they are, they naturally called me to give them some advice on paying off their credit cards in preparation to purchase their first home here in Salt Lake. ( Note: […]
Short sales at the very least can be frustrating, long, and tedious transactions not only for the seller, but the buyer as well. It almost seems that the real estate gods are against both parties in bringing shortsales to close in this market. Now, the banks (at least some of the bigger banks) are complicating […]
Comparables Are Like The 3 Amigos! Whenever you refinance, or buy a new home, or even sell a home, there is always an appraisal involved. The lender will always want a justification that the home is worth the sales price, and quite frankly, you will want that too. So, one of the ways that an […]
If you read my earlier post Curb Appeal This Spring, then you know that we (yes, Steve will agree with me on this) are all about that when you are thinking of selling your home. And even if you are not selling…this should be on your mind. After all, the view from the street is […]
If you saw my last post, (A Great Bath Is Better Than…) I indicated that the bathroom (especially the Master Bath) is one of those upgrades that sell homes.