Home Inspections

By |2018-06-04T19:58:48+00:00June 4th, 2018|Buying a Home|

Home inspections are extremely important to both the buyer and seller. A home inspection reports on the structural and mechanical condition of the home. After the home inspection, you’ll have the facts you need to make a decision about buying your home.  Qualified Home Inspector A well-qualified building inspector who has adhered to federal licensing standards can spot problems that you might not be able to see. Expect problems to be clearly explained, repair expenses closely calculated, maintenance costs estimated, and a written report delivered within a day or two. Comprehensive Home Inspections While only certain inspections may be required, a comprehensive home inspection is [...]

Home Selling: Curb Appeal

By |2018-06-04T18:59:30+00:00June 4th, 2018|Selling a Home|

To be certain your home will be its most appealing to potential buyers, it’s important to have someone take an unbiased look at your home’s appeal. Lisa Povlow will offer specific suggestions that let you add to its value without spending a lot of money. YOUR HOME’S CURB APPEAL When selling your home there are no guarantees that a buyer will simply walk through the front door. In many cases you may have to bring your home to the buyer. Effective marketing will help ensure that your property receives maximum exposure to attract a ready, willing and able buyer. But the appearance and [...]

Home Buying Guide

By |2018-06-04T19:59:56+00:00June 4th, 2018|Buying a Home|

Buying a home can seem like a daunting prospect. Whether it’s your first home or your fifth, much is at stake: your savings, your credit rating, and your financial freedom. How do you determine whether the purchase of a home makes sense? What is the easiest way to examine the whole picture, from emotions to economics? How do you separate whims from true needs? Follow these Seven Steps for Success to prepare a game plan for your real estate venture, how to research effectively, choose wisely, finance appropriately, and survive it with a smile. STEP 1: Establish your “wants” and “needs.” Begin your search [...]