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First-Time Home Buyers: What You Should Consider Before Making an Offer

January 22, 2019 C21 Lady of the Lakes 0

A lot of first-time home buyers get in over their heads.  They fall in love with a home before doing any research and end up signing on the dotted line with a home that is too expensive, needs more work than they expected, and are driving longer then they had expected to work each day. … Read more

I am Ready to Buy My First Home. Where Do I Start?

January 10, 2019 C21 Lady of the Lakes 0

The industry is saturated with information for first time home buyers.  It is often a bit overwhelming when you are trying to gather initial information on where to start, who to turn to, and what to expect.  In order to be fully prepared to find, finance, and move into a new home it is crucial… Read more

The Pros and Cons Of Buying a Home in the Winter

December 13, 2018 C21 Lady of the Lakes 0

In order to successfully buy a home during the winter season it is important to understand the pros and cons of the situation.  When buying a home in the winter both sellers and buyers must be flexible and patient with one another when it comes to viewing properties and choosing a closing date. Never feel pressured… Read more

Embracing Winter When Selling Your Home

November 28, 2018 C21 Lady of the Lakes 0

There really is no reason to wait until spring to sell your home if you find yourself ready right now.  The winter weather doesn’t have to give you pause.  In fact, if years past is a predictor of the future, selling your home during the winter months has gotten easier.  This is especially true as… Read more

Selling Your Home During the Holiday Season

November 8, 2018 C21 Lady of the Lakes 0

The holidays are upon us!  Some of us are seeing snow flurries, the cold temps have settled in, and you need to sell your house!  While most of us are busy preparing for family gatherings, feasting on festive meals, and wrapping last minute presents some of us are preparing to relocate.  Yep, you probably guessed… Read more

Problems and Solutions to Common Issues in Real Estate

October 19, 2018 C21 Lady of the Lakes 0

If you want a job in an industry where everyday is different and no two transaction are ever the same, you into real estate.  A boring day just doesn’t happen when you are working daily with a wide variety of people and personalities.  As much fun as it is to work with several different types… Read more

The Most Important Repairs to Make Before Selling Your Home

October 4, 2018 C21 Lady of the Lakes 0

Maintenance, maintenance, maintenance… I can’t stress the importance that keeping up with your home’s maintenance, repairs, and overall general well being can make when it comes time to sell. For many buyers it is important to get into a home without having to do a ton of repairs to make it inhabitable.  It is also… Read more

Essential Terms to Know in Real Estate

September 20, 2018 C21 Lady of the Lakes 0

There are several industry specific terms used in real estate that are crucial to have an understanding of when looking into becoming a first-time home buyer.  When the lingo is unfamiliar to you it is easy to become overwhelmed which leads to added stress to an already stressful situation.  To prepare yourself for a fast… Read more

Buying and Selling a House at the Same Time

September 6, 2018 C21 Lady of the Lakes 0

The process of buying and selling a home can be very stressful especially if you find yourself in a situation where you are doing both at the same time.  Depending on the housing market in your area it can be tricky for to juggle both process at the same time.  It becomes incredibly important to… Read more

Why It Is Better To Use A Realtor Than Going It Alone

August 23, 2018 C21 Lady of the Lakes 0

At one point or the other in our lives we are faced with the problem of buying homes that meet our specific needs. Some people however, may decide to confront this problem by themselves. Thus, they begin to look for homes for sale. Good and cost saving as this approach might be the unforeseen problems… Read more