New home construction is alluring…I know this because I have built most of my homes rather than bought existing. I have also had lots of experience helping my buyers (especially first time homebuyers) get great deals on new construction. There is just something wonderful about picking your own colors, moving walls around to suit the […]
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6 Mistakes Real Estate Investors Make We would love to have you think that we are the ultimate authority in all things Real Estate and are the best writers there are, but sometimes we can’t improve on what someone else writes. So…. Read This Article Then call or text us with questions at 801.819.9005, and […]
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 […]
One of the most asked questions from our clients who buy older homes is “How Do I Get The Money To Fix Up My Home?” Used to be that was easy with a home equity loan, but most folks now a days don’t have the “equity” for a home equity loan…so..what are the alternatives? If […]
The Answer is….No. Less painful….yes! Some Agent’s thinking (although this is becoming less and less all the time, especially with the new Short Sale Addendum to the Utah Real Estate Purchase Contract) is to collect offers on short sales and send them all in to the bank and let the bank sort them out. If […]
The idea of “foreclosed properties” being dumps and in need of a lot of work, is simply not true all the time. Now, HUD homes….those that are FHA and VA foreclosures are a totally different animal and are not to be confused with regular foreclosures. For more info on those types see our post HUD […]
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 ,( […]
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.
Being a Realtor can be a most rewarding profession. We love it when we get to see homebuyers getting into their dream home and when we can help someone complete the sale of their home and move on to bigger and better life experiences. When a deal comes together and everyone is happy with the […]
Foreclosures have been one of the best real estate purchases of late. However, Foreclosed homes can be tricky transactions.