Home Buying Tips

May 8, 2018

STAGES OF BUYING A HOME

Stages of Buying a Home

Find out what you can expect during the home buying process and learn all the stages of buying a home.

It may be a goal you have had since childhood. Perhaps, you have rented for most of your adult life ...

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Dec. 18, 2017

Christmas Can Be A Great Time To Buy A Home, And Here Is Why!

 

 

Less Competition – Moving over the holidays can be a challenge, it can prove to be somewhat of a headache not forgetting the cold and unpleasant weather in many areas. This can work in your favor if you are motivated enough to find your perfect home for a ...

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Oct. 30, 2017

Optimism For Renters

Buying your first home should be one of the most exciting times of your life! You have the image of the "perfect home" in your head and you've set your budget but when you actually take a look at the market, you wonder if now is actually the time ...

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Oct. 27, 2017

Make Sure You’re Financially Prepared to Purchase Your First Home.

You’re excited, ready to make that huge investment and purchase your first home. There’s so much to think about… credit scores, down payments, and mortgages. The following are steps you can take to make sure you’re ready for the wonderful world of homeownership:

Determine what you can afford.

It’s crucial ...

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Sept. 14, 2017

Tips for a Smooth and Easy Move

You’ve finally found the perfect home. Your loan has been approved and your settlement is getting close. Now it’s time for the move. The following are some tips that make the moving process as smooth and easy as possible.

Do any repairs and painting before moving in.

Go through ...

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Sept. 7, 2017

6 Things you should expect from a good agent

Buying or selling a house is one of the biggest decisions you will ever make, but have you ever considered what you should actually expect from your real estate agent?

The thought may seem daunting because it isn’t a relationship you deal with on a day to day basis, but ...

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July 18, 2017

Best Investments For Home Improvement

 

Generally there are two ways to go about improving your home. Sure, you can invest in all those amenities you’ve always wanted—granite counter tops, marble bathroom floors and an in-wall surround sound speaker system. If, however, you plan on selling your home in the near future, we would suggest ...

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July 12, 2017

Open Houses—Do They Work And Are They Worth It?

 Yes, this week we’re going there! The question that has plagued sellers and agents for decades will finally be addressed, right here, right now. There are so many differing opinions on this topic, polarizing nearly everyone who has taken time to ponder the question. Do Open Houses sell homes ...

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July 3, 2017

What Is A Reverse Mortgage?

 

Here at Coldwell Banker Innovations we receive a variety of questions regarding everything imaginable pertaining to selling and buying homes. Whether it’s a questions from someone attempting to sell their home on their own or first-time homebuyers seeking advice on saving for that crucial down payment—and everything in ...

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June 15, 2017

How To Get Your Credit Score In Order Before Pre-Approval

 

 

We have seen it happen more times than we care to admit—a buyer finds their dream house and asks one of our talented CBI agents to represent them in the transaction. That’s great, as we specialize in helping both buyers and sellers, however, the plot thickens when a ...

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