Month: September 2011
Rules of Canceling a Real Estate Contract
There are rules that must be followed when dissolving a signed real estate contract. If proper channels are not used, the terminating party (buyer or seller) may be defending themselves in court. In many states there is a three-day period called the “Attorney review period” after the contract has been signed during which either party may withdraw commitment to the contract. In states where this is not a law or if the three days is long gone, there are other […]
Featured Gay Realtor: Wesley Piercy, RE/MAX State Line Real Estate, Kansas City, KS
With over 10 years of Sales, Advertising and Marketing experience you are hiring a well rounded Realtor who can help you get the most out of your real estate transaction. Whether it is price, ease, convenience or a unique set of circumstances I will be 100% focused on your needs. The attention to detail and the emphasis I place on educating clients throughout the process have earned me high praise from clients. Many clients have found me through the web […]
Preparing your Home for Sale
Before selling a house, one has to thoroughly prepare their house for selling. By taking certain steps, the home owners can ensure great activity in terms of showings on their home and their home will get sold for the highest amount of money, with the least amount of problems, within a short span of time. The first step that one has to take is to mentally disassociate from the house where they have lived for many years. By mentally conditioning […]
Featured Gay Realtor: Francisco Mazzagerro, Coldwell Banker Real Estate Agent, New Jersey
Meet Francesco Mazzaferro Buying or selling a home is one of the biggest events in your life. This major life step should be entrusted to someone with a proved track record of success. I have consistently been rated among the top 1% of realtors in the U.S. and recognized in the top 2% of Coldwell Banker Sales Associates internationally. Please let me help you begin your real estate journey; I’ll be with you every step of the way… Why? I […]
Home Refinancing Basics
In today’s world of tight credit standards, government confusion, and record-low interest rates, it is beneficial to every homeowner, regardless of status, wealth, or property type, to know the home refinancing basics. Homeowners all across America as well as many other countries are clamoring to take advantage of these low interest rates, and in order for them to be successful, they should consider three factors: Refinancing only makes sense if the long term savings outweigh the cost of refinancing. Homeowners […]
When Buying a Home, How Do I Find A Good Area?
Making the decision to choose an area for your next home is a complex one. You’ll need to consider the school district, if you have or plan to have children, proximity to work, and a vast array of other variables that making the right decision often seems overwhelming. A good area is a very subjective idea; one property may be perfect for one family, yet a deal breaker for another. It’s important to identify a baseline set of criteria so […]
Featured Gay Realtor: Greg Jarvis, Baird & Warner Real Estate ~ Chicago, IL
Greg is an award-winning Chicago real estate broker with Baird & Warner, working with buyers and sellers and specializing in first-time purchases, relocations and investment properties. Originally from New York City and Florida, Greg attended the University of Florida where he received his bachelor’s degree in Public Relations. After selling wine for several years, Greg made the move into real estate, getting his Illinois broker’s license in 2001. Greg has been with his partner, a Chicago attorney, since March 1996 and they reside […]
Relocating ~ How Do I Find Temporary Housing?
Relocating your family doesn’t have to be filled with stress, confusion, and desperation as you frantically search for a temporary roof over your head. Often, a closing date will contradict a desired move date or an unexpected turn of events will cause you to rush a closing, wrecking havoc on your moving timeline. Temporary housing is the next logical step as a stepping-stone to your new home. Finding help is free and is a convenient way to get a professional […]
Featured Gay Realtor: Todd Kratochvil, Edina Realty ~ Minneapolis, MN
Whether buying or selling, I can assist you with all your real estate needs. My company and I offer full service attention for all aspects of your real estate transaction. Whether it be help with relocation, mortgage programs, title work, home warranty programs, or any other need, I can help you with whatever challenges arise. Our company has an unparalleled customer friendly website with a vast amount of information at your fingertips. My goal is to make your entire process […]
How Long Will It Take to Sell My Home?
You’re probably looking to accomplish two main things with the sale of your home: Get the most amount of money Complete the process in the least amount of time In our experience, achieving both is a careful balancing act. You can sell your home in a heartbeat with a price low enough and, contrary to this, it will last an eternity on the market if it’s overpriced. You can estimate how long your home will be on the market by […]