5 Questions to Ask at an Open House

 

 

Visiting an open house should be more than just a casual walk-through of the home – it’s a great time to talk with the listing agent and ask questions. Here’s a list to get you started.

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Should You Stage Your Home?

 

 

Spring in real estate is such a busy time and we know many of you are getting ready to list your homes! As you move on to your next dream home, let’s stop to talk about some important aspects of listing your current house! The National Association of Realtors®, or NAR, reports that 81% of Realtors® on the buyer’s side say that staging helps buyers see the property as a home. That’s some pretty strong statistics!

We have lots of reasons to stage and the pictures really speak for themselves but if you need more of a push…

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Homeowner Expenses You Can Write Off On Your Taxes

Homeowners carry expense burdens that renters are able to avoid. Home repairs, homeowner’s insurance, and property taxes are the heavy hitters, often consuming so much of their income that homeowners find themselves less able to purchase the goods and services they desire, not to mention luxury items and vacations.

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6 Things to Avoid When Selling Your Home

Are you looking to sell your home soon? Is your home on the market but not getting the showings and offers you’ve been hoping for? If either case is a reality, there are some things you can do to lead to faster and more profitable sales.

Here are 6 things to avoid when selling your home.

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How’s the Nashville Real Estate Market?

How is the market? It’s a question our agents get asked a lot, and for good reason. If you’re considering buying a new home or selling one that you already own, the market trends and predictions are important in the decision-making process. Below is our most recent market update information for Davidson, Maury, Williamson, Wilson, Rutherford, and Sumner counties to help you make the most informed and beneficial choices possible.

Davidson County Market Update

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What to Know About HOA Fees

 

Most planned communities whether it be a condo, townhome, or single-family home in a gated community have a Homeowners Association (HOA). By buying into the community, you are agreeing that you will take part in the HOA, and the HOA fees that come with it. While it’s nothing to be nervous about, and for many, allow the community to remain in excellent care, it is important to understand what you’re getting yourself into. Treat the HOA fees as you would with any other aspect of home buying and do your research.

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How’s the Nashville Real Estate Market?

How is the market? It’s a question our agents get asked a lot, and for good reason. If you’re considering buying a new home or selling one that you already own, the market trends and predictions are important in the decision-making process. Below is our most recent market update information for Davidson, Williamson, Wilson, Rutherford, and Sumner counties to help you make the most informed and beneficial choices possible.

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Money Saving Tips for First-Time Home Buyers

DISCLOSURE: THIS IS A SPONSORED GUEST POST FOR HMS HOME WARRANTY.

There are plenty of ways for first-time shoppers to lock in a great deal on the starter home of their dreams. However, they may not know about them due to the fact that they’re relatively inexperienced when it comes to shopping for a property, in addition to the conditions that currently exist in the housing market. Working with an experienced real estate professional can help quite a bit in this regard, but it’s also important to do as much research as possible on how to effectively cut costs.
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