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WHAT IS THE DIFFERENCE BETWEEN A BROKER PRICE OPINION AND AN APPRAISAL?

A common question real estate agents are asked is, “What is the difference between a broker price opinion or property valuation and an appraisal?” A broker price opinion or property valuation is typically completed by a real estate agent or broker; they do not have to be a licensed real estate appraiser. However, don’t underestimate…

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Avoid These Things After You Apply For A Mortgage

You’ve found your dream home and have applied for the mortgage, don’t let up on the gas just yet. There are a few things to keep in mind while waiting for the loan to close. After applying for your home loan, you need to avoid doing the following: Although it’s exciting making plans to decorate…

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First Time Home Buying

The real estate market continues to be at the top of financial news with headlines ranging from the supply shortages and rising interest rates. Although housing affordability continues to be a major challenge for buyers, a bit of good news is that first time homebuyers were responsible for 29% of sales in February, a 2% increase from the prior month.

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How to Prepare for the Impending Interest Rate Hikes

All indicators are pointing to interest rate hikes in 2022. When, how much, and how many are still under speculation, but the one thing experts agree on is that they will rise. How can you prepare for the upcoming rate hikes?

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How to Sell Your Home Fast if Foreclosure is Looming

Although the housing market is the hottest it has been in recent years, some people have been adversely impacted by the pandemic and are facing the possibility of foreclosure. When foreclosure is looming, sellers are typically anxious to sell their homes. To assure your home sells fast, make sure it is in top condition, priced to sell, and marketed appropriately.

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New Year, New Home

Are you thinking about selling your home in the new year and curious if the time is right for you? Here are a few things to consider: