Deadly Mistake #1: Thinking you can't afford it. Many people who thought that buying the home they wanted was simply out of their reach are now enjoying a new lifestyle in their very own homes. Buying a home is the smartest financial decision you will ever make. … [Read more...] about 3 Deadly Mistakes Every Home Buyer Should Avoid
Eventually, your buyers are going to conduct an inspection. You may as well know what they are going to find by getting there first. Having an inspection performed ahead of time helps in many other ways, such as: It allows you to see your home through the eyes of … [Read more...] about Pre-Listing Home Inspection
Why do many garages pose a fire hazard? Where are you most likely to do any welding, or any work on your car? These activities require working with all sorts of flammable materials. Water heaters and boilers are usually stored in garages, and they can create … [Read more...] about Attached Garage Fire Hazards
Buying a home? The process can be stressful. A home inspection is supposed to give you peace of mind but, depending on the findings, it may have the opposite effect. You will be asked to absorb a lot of information over a short period of time. Your inspection will … [Read more...] about What Really Matters in a Home Inspection
Protect Your Property From Water Damage Water may be essential to life, but, as a destructive force, water can diminish the value of your home or building. Homes as well as commercial buildings can suffer water damage that results in increased maintenance costs, a … [Read more...] about Water Damage
In many places where real estate advice is offered, from the Internet to advice columns and late-night infomercials, listeners and readers are told some variation of: “Across every income bracket, homeowners are rich and renters are poor.” And, on the whole, this is … [Read more...] about Buy or Rent?