Sharing Your Vacation Home: Are Timeshares Right For You?

2 June 2019
 Categories: Real Estate, Blog

If you've seen the advertisements for vacation properties that tout unnaturally-low prices, you could be looking at a timeshare ad. Timeshares, also called fractional ownership, allows buyers to get a small slice of the vacation pie for an affordable price. To find out what you need to know, read on. Why is the Price for Timeshares So Cheap? The affordable price is due to the fact that you don't actually own the property at all. Read More 

How a Selling Agent Helps You Find & Buy a House

24 May 2019
 Categories: Real Estate, Blog

When you want to buy or sell a house, you need to choose the right agent to help you. But when you don't know who does which service, it can be a bit frustrating. Here are some of the professionals you'll run across in the real estate field and how a selling agent can help you buy a new home. The Different Types of Real Estate Professionals A real estate agent who owns their own real estate company is called a broker. Read More 

Does The Seller Disclosure Really Tell You Everything?

15 May 2019
 Categories: Real Estate, Blog

The purpose of requiring sellers to complete full-disclosure forms when listing their homes is to allow buyers to know the condition and quality of the homes they are viewing and possibly buying. As a buyer, you may wonder, though, if the disclosure forms really tell you everything. While they may in some cases, there is also a chance they will not in other cases. Here are several important things you should know about seller disclosure forms and how to use them when buying a house. Read More 

Are You Starting A Multigenerational Household? 3 Tips For Converting Your Garage Into A Granny Flat

30 October 2017
 Categories: Real Estate, Blog

Today, many families are opting to live with multiple generations under the same roof. While this type of living arrangement helps promote independence for senior adults, it is also important to be sensitive to everyone's needs for personal space. A garage apartment conversion is a wonderful solution that allows everyone just enough privacy when its needed while still being near enough to gather as a family. As you prepare to convert attached garage to living space, use these tips to ensure that it goes smoothly: Read More 

4 Things To Consider When Choosing A New Home

21 October 2017
 Categories: Real Estate, Blog

If you're in the market to buy a home, you're likely excited about the search process. It can be fun looking at potential homes and imagining your family living there. You want to make sure that you carefully think through the home search and buying processes so that you choose a home that will truly make you happy and meet all of your needs. Keep reading to better understand some of the things that you will want to consider when choosing a new home. Read More