What You Need to Know About Federal Fair Housing Laws
People have the right to housing, whether that's for rent or purchase. In the United States, it is illegal to discriminate against people on certain ...
Posted by John Quinn on October 16, 2019
Should You Get Seller Financing? What You Need to Know
Seller financing is a relatively unusual option for home buyers, as many home sellers are not willing to extend credit to their buyers. However, the ...
Posted by John Quinn on October 9, 2019
Everything There is to Know About the Earnest Money Deposit
When buying a home, Oakland homebuyers may need to put down an earnest money deposit to clearly show their intent to buy the property. This helps ...
Posted by John Quinn on October 2, 2019
How to Look for a Home in an Age-Restricted Community
Purchasing a Tipton County home in an age-restricted community is a great way for a buyer to narrow down their options and (hopefully) find a group ...
Posted by John Quinn on August 28, 2019
3 Tips for Better Backyard Design
The backyard can be just as valuable a sanctuary for a home as the rooms are, but not all owners remember to use their outdoor space. Updating or ...
Posted by John Quinn on August 21, 2019
Different Types of Windows For Your Home
There are countless different ways to personalize and customize a home. From paint colors to flooring, even the windows can be changed to better fit ...
Posted by John Quinn on August 14, 2019
Understanding Mortgage Pre-Approval vs Pre-Qualification
There are many steps to the mortgage process. As a general rule, home buyers do not know if they will get final approval for a loan until the home ...
Posted by John Quinn on August 7, 2019
Selling a Home? Know About Home Liens
A homeowner may find that lien on their home can pose difficulties when it is time to sell. A home lien often serves as a signal to lenders that a ...
Posted by John Quinn on July 17, 2019
How Virtual Reality Can Help Sell Your Home
As technology emerged to disrupt the real estate industry, there were many who speculated whether its advancement would be a plus or minus for ...
Posted by John Quinn on July 10, 2019
Buying a Home? Research the Neighborhood First
When you're thinking about looking for a new home to buy, one of the variables to consider is the neighborhood where the home is located. The home ...
Posted by John Quinn on July 3, 2019
6 Financial Mistakes to Avoid While Applying for a Mortgage
When homebuyers set out to get a mortgage to buy a new residence, they must protect their financial standing to remain qualified through closing. Any ...
Posted by John Quinn on June 26, 2019
What to Know Before Renting a Home to a Tenant
Renting out a property is a truly lucrative way to make the most of an investment. Not only does it provide an additional source of income, but it ...
Posted by John Quinn on June 19, 2019
Key Things Sellers Must Disclose When Selling a Home
Seller disclosure requirements vary from state to state, and can be one of the most confusing aspects of a real estate transaction. However, any time ...
Posted by John Quinn on June 13, 2019
How to Build the Perfect Home Office for True Productivity
With the right layout, furniture and equipment, homeowners can build their perfect home office – and boost their productivity levels. As ...
Posted by John Quinn on June 5, 2019
Reasons to Hire a Professional Photographer for Your Home Sale
When selling a home, the photos of the home are typically the first thing a buyer sees. Before they even find out how many bedrooms it has, their ...
Posted by John Quinn on May 15, 2019
What to Know About Owning a Home with a Septic Tank
Not every homebuyer has a municipal waste system serving their home. Septic tanks are a solution for the treatment of wastewater and can be found in ...
Posted by John Quinn on May 8, 2019
A Guide to Home Appraisals
Appraisals aren't an exact science when it comes to valuing a property. Appraisals are often used by lenders when creating a mortgage for a buyer to ...
Posted by John Quinn on May 1, 2019
4 Purchase Offer Red Flags Home Sellers Should Avoid
When sellers start to entertain offers from prospective home buyers, knowing what to look for is important. Sometimes, buyers make offers that they ...
Posted by John Quinn on April 17, 2019