Most of us think of the smart home of the future as a scene from a movie. A home where an advanced super computer named J.A.R.V.I.S. helps solve problems. While we may not be at the JARVIS status yet, we us can enjoy smart home devices already. Here is a list of just 5 gadgets for a smart home.
Selling your home can be a trying time on any family or individual. Don’t make it worse by opening yourself up to a burglary or worse. Make use of my safety tips for home sellers to protect you and your family.
Many years ago I became a homeowner. Recently I was reminiscing about my bachelor renter days and about all the things renters won’t miss after buying a home.
If you are planning on selling your home in the near future you owe it to yourself to learn how to increase your chances of receiving multiple offers on your home. When multiple buyers make bids on your property the odds of selling your home quickly and for more money are are reality. Sometimes full price offers or offers over asking price are even possible.
So you found the home of your dreams and signed a real estate contract. Suddenly you realize it was a huge mistake. So now how do you get out of a real estate contract? Stop thinking… “What have I done?” “What can I do?” “Will I lose my earnest money?” “It’s time to run and hide” …and take a look at your options.
We are chug-a-lugging into 2017 and with each month the housing market becomes more seller oriented and more difficult for buyers to navigate. I told you it was coming. Earlier this year I wrote about the 2017 Real Estate Trends Affecting Sanpete County and those trends have affected how those buying a home in 2017 should adjust their expectations.
Keeping your home clean will lead to increased property value, lower home repair costs, and happy family members. Instead of making a huge cleaning list I made it my mission to find the 8 most overlooked homeowner spring cleaning tasks. Go ahead and just add these to your list…you can thank me later. (SMILES)
Buying a home has always been a big deal and avoiding the common home-buyer mistakes has always been easier said than done. Considering only “Sixty percent of recent buyers were very satisfied with their recent home buying process” leads you to believe that more buyers need to concern themselves with common home-buyer mistakes.
Published almost 2 years ago and still one of homesinsanpete’s most popular posts 25 Questions To Ask At A Home Showing has helped thousands of home buyers. The information in the original post is still very helpful but now it’s a little easier to digest in the form of a 25 questions to ask at a home showing SlideShare.
The real estate industry is often tainted by misinformation causing confusion and the exploitation of buyers and sellers. As a Realtor I strive to dispel real estate myths whenever possible. Have you heard any of these myths? Or seen others perpetuating them?
Now you might think traveling 300 miles away from home really isn’t that far. You’re right, but unfortunately while away from your home anything can happen. The key is being prepared if something does happen. Whether you’re a long time home owner or a new homeowner here are my vacation tips for your home.
The internet is plagued with funny cat pictures but that won’t help you find a new home or sell your current home online. But an e-PRO can. Most e-PRO Realtors myself included are guilty of telling you how the real estate market is changing. The truth is it isn’t changing, it already has.
Realtors, investors, sellers, and buyers in major cities are looking for the newest 2017 real estate trends. Sanpete County is no different. We may be made up of smaller communities but still follow the national and state trends. After watching a full year of homeowner price growth, averaging 4.9% in 2016 I decided to forecast my thoughts on the 2017 real estate trends that will affect Sanpete County.
The common mistake when selling a home, has been and will always be pricing your home. Even though 2017 will be a great year for home sellers, many sellers may sabotage their own home sale inadvertently. Yep allowing your agent or pressuring your agent to sell at the wrong market price will put the nails in the coffin of your home sale.
Commercial Property investors are already excited to invest in Sanpete county. These investors know the benefits and why it’s a good idea, when the deal is right. But why would you choose to invest now in commercial property in a city within Sanpete County?
This beautiful home off a quiet country road will take you back to the 1890’s. In 1894, this historic era home was built with Oolite stone, but it has since been modernized for the 21st century. It is the perfect choice for a family with a love of historic architecture but a desire for modern amenities without renovating themselves. Included with the home is an attached garage and just under three quarters of an acre of land. Truly a great choice for a family with a strong appreciation for historic craftsmanship.
The last thing any buyer or seller wants to find out is their home may have a mold infestation. So what do you do when buying or selling a home with mold? Well i have some advice for sellers, buyers and homeowners in general. Because every home has mold!
Most home sellers know kitchens are the heart of a home and can highly influence the purchasing decision of a buyer. With that in mind I wanted to touch on the question of updating kitchen appliances before you sell. Does it pay off? Will your home sell for more?