Tag: real estate advice

Should I Sell Or Rent My House?

Many homeowners find themselves in an identical situation after months of house shopping, where they’ve finally located an exceptional property to move into, leaving them to ponder whether they should sell or rent their current home. This is entirely dependent on your own financial position. In this article, we will cover the pros and cons of […]

Closing Costs

When you buy a property, you must bring more than just your down payment to the closing table. Closing costs are expenses paid after the down payment, such as appraisal fees, legal fees, and escrow funds. Many first-time home purchasers misjudge the amount they will have to spend on closing costs. Some purchasers may be unaware […]

How Big of A House Do I Need?

One of the first questions you may have if you’re thinking about purchasing a new home is, “How big of a house do I need?” Estimating how much room you’ll need might be tricky, especially if you’re relocating from an apartment or shared living space. In this post, we’ll explain what factors to consider when […]

Buying Foreclosures in Florida

Have you ever considered purchasing a foreclosed property? As you would expect, knowing what you’re searching for and how to shop for a foreclosed house is essential. In this article, we’ll look at what it means when a house goes into foreclosure and go through the advantages, disadvantages, and steps involved in purchasing a foreclosure. What […]

How to Negotiate in Florida

When you purchase a home, the seller will most likely expect you to negotiate the asking price. In fact, to account for negotiations, most sellers price their properties somewhat higher than market value. Negotiating may be intimidating, but knowing what to anticipate can help make the process less daunting. What To Prepare Before Negotiating? Negotiating […]

How Much Should I Offer?

If you’ve ever been in a bidding war to purchase a home, you may have contemplated offering more than the asking amount. But when should you consider this a viable choice, and how much more should you offer above asking? In this article, we’ll go over all you need to know about this home-buying strategy in […]

4-Point Inspections: Should I Get One?

Florida homeowners insurance policies may demand 4-point inspections, particularly for older homes or properties with certain risk factors. Coverage A 4-point inspection in Florida typically covers four specific areas of the home: The inspector will assess the condition of each of these areas and identify any potential issues or hazards Who Can Perform the Inspection […]