Posted by Step Beyond Media on March 19, 2018 in
If you’re looking to buy a home or sell your current home, one of the first steps you take is finding an agent you like. Most people check out their stats, such as, how many homes they’ve sold, how quickly the homes they list sell, and how much time they dedicate to this profession, whether it’s a full-time job or a side gig.
Some red flags to look for, prior to selecting a real estate agent are below:The agent only does real estate on the side.
Whether selling or buying, an agent who works real... read more
Posted by Step Beyond Media on February 27, 2018 in
1. Don’t focus on the total price of the home
Talk about intimidating! First take the baby step of getting pre-approved for a mortgage and then focus on the monthly payment you will be making, not the overall cost. This is where it is good to have a mortgage advisor that can suggest a range in which you can afford and then work with him or her to understand your down payment, credit, and the current mortgage rate as they will all affect your monthly payment.
2. You need homeowners insurance
Without this, ... read more