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Six Tips for Selling Your Home as Fast as Possible
Posted on Thu, 31 Jan 2019, 04:45:00 PM  in Home selling tips
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When it is time to sell your home, you won't want to have a property that will remain on the real estate market for several months. To sell your home faster, you must make the property as attractive as possible to potential homebuyers. If you have lived in a home for several years, then you might not notice its many problems, but anyone looking at your home will look at its smallest details. Use these tips for preparing your home for the real estate market.Six Tips for Selling Your Home as Fast as Possible

 

Get Rid of the Stuff in Your Home

Your house will look more appealing to buyers when it is free of clutter. Think about the way that a hotel room looks with only a few necessities such as basic furniture that includes a bed, dresser and chairs. If you have kitchen cupboards and bedroom closets that are filled with stuff, then the spaces look smaller. Begin purging items right away so that your home looks more spacious.

 

Improve Your Property's Curb Appeal

Make sure to walk outside your home to look at the building's problems or the ugly landscaping. You may need to pick up the debris from the lawns so that potential buyers aren't seeing trash and overgrown foliage. If the driveway and sidewalks are dirty or crumbling, then you should clean and repair the items. You may need to power wash the siding of your home, and you should clean the gutters or downspouts. The roof of your home should also look fantastic, and make sure that the porch or front door looks inviting.

 

Does Your Home Smell Nice?

If your home has a foul pet or cigarette smoke odor, then you will have problems selling it. Removing the disgusting odors from pets or smoking isn't easy, so you should begin by cleaning your home thoroughly with cleansers that are formulated for eliminating nasty odors. At the same time, you may need to use an air purification system to eliminate the odors. Washing the walls, ceilings and floors along with shampooing the carpeting can remove the disgusting odors from cigarettes and pet accidents.

 

Make Repairs to Your Home

Your home may need extensive repairs such as replacing nonfunctional plumbing fixtures or fixing broken electrical switches. If the drywall is damaged, then you must fill the holes or replace the damaged sections of drywall. After fixing some of these problems, you should paint the walls with a neutral color such as white or off-white that will make it easier for new homebuyers to move in right away. In addition, check the locks, handles and doorknobs throughout your home to repair or replace these items.

 

Find a Real Estate Agent

Selling your own home is complicated, but a real estate agent understands all of the special guidelines for completing the task. You should talk to several real estate agents so that you can find someone who you can communicate with easily. This expert will take photographs and videos of your home to post at online websites so that anyone wanting to buy a property can look at the information.

 

Staging Your Home

Your real estate agent will give you advice about staging your home to make it look more attractive. Staging a home is designed for featuring certain aspects in each room, including beautiful windows or fireplaces. This process also makes a room feel bigger, and it will create a flow through the home that is easy for potential buyers to walk through.


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Five Amazing Benefits of Owning a Home
Posted on Tue, 15 Jan 2019, 04:45:00 PM  in Home buying tips
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Buying a home can provide you with many advantages, such as more space, a sense of community, less money, and better locations. You can find the property of your dreams and truly make it yours, without worrying about reporting to a landlord. The home is yours to do with as you would like, but that’s not all. Continue reading to learn about some of the amazing benefits that buyers receive when they decide to purchase a home.Five Amazing Benefits of Owning a Home

 

More Privacy

Living in an apartment building could mean more neighbours and less privacy. When it pertains to having guests over, you will need to keep the music and noise to a minimum. Your neighbours could complain that you have too many gatherings and this could lead to being reprimanded by the apartment complex, or even evicted for numerous violations. However, owning a home gives you the privacy to have as many guests over as you would like, without having to report to a landlord or a property manager.

 

Tax Benefits

Some of the expenses that come with owning a home are actually tax deductible. This means that the interest you pay each year for your mortgage loan can actually be deducted when you file your taxes. This will allow you to keep more of the money that you have earned, or you can recoup some of the funds that you have spent on home repairs and renovations. If you are a first-time buyer, there may also be a deduction that you qualify for, depending on where you live, the current tax codes, and other factors. Check with a sales representative in your area to learn more about what is tax deductible for homeowners.

 

Cheaper than Renting

Excluding the down payment that you may have to make, and closing costs, your mortgage rate could be significantly lower than your monthly rental payments for a home or an apartment. The rates for rental properties are typically higher because landlords have to cover damages in the event that you destroy the home, skip out on payments, or for any other unforeseen reason. Many landlords are trying to make a profit, so they have to charge you more than they are paying for their property loan.

 

Decorate and Renovate to Your Liking

Hanging pictures and changing the colours of the walls within the different rooms of your home is completely up to you and your family. You do not need to seek approval from a property manager or a landlord before installing new cabinets, putting up a privacy fence, changing the carpet, or adding on other features to the property. You are free to do almost anything you would like, as long as it does not violate state, local, and federal housing codes. Keep in mind that some properties will have homeowner’s associations (HOAs); these associations generally have rules regarding the exterior of your home. The good news is that you have the ability to go to the HOA meetings to voice your opinion about regulations, and to suggest new changes.

 

Future Income

You not only save money when you buy a home, you could create another stream of income in the future. For instance, if you decide to purchase a new home five to 10 years from now, but you do not plan on selling your current home, you can rent it out to other families and earn an extra income. This is great if you are looking for more income, or if you don’t want to part ways with your first property.

 

Do not put off buying a home for another year. Take advantage of the many benefits that are available to you, including those mentioned above. When it comes to purchasing a new home, you will ultimately need to do what is best for you and your family.


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What to Look for When You Tour a Home
Posted on Mon, 31 Dec 2018, 02:35:00 PM  in Home buying tips,  My services
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If you are a home buyer, you will probably tour many homes before you make a purchase. You should take a list of things to look for at your meeting, tour or open house visit. The list should consist of your wants, needs and things to check while visiting the home. You can also include questions to ask a REALTOR® during your visit.

 

The Neighborhood

You should ask questions about the neighbourhood and then do your own research. Visiting the neighbourhood at night is a good indicator of safety. Research the schools in the area to see how well they perform. You may have children or have children in the future and this should be a consideration.

 

The Roof

Feel free to ask when the roof was last replaced. This is a good indicator of when you will need to hire a service in the future. Check for damage or leaks inside on the ceilings. The gutters should be in good working order and there should be no damage to the roof that is visible on the outside of the home. If you notice damage, consider this when you negotiate your terms for the purchase.

 

The Electrical Box

Find the electrical box as you walk through the house. This is a good way to make sure that the electrical is newer and in good working condition. This is usually more of a concern in older homes.

 

Heating/Air Conditioning/Plumbing

Ask your host if you can turn the heat and air conditioner on. This will allow you to hear any noises that may be apparent. You can do the same with the plumbing. Test the faucets to see if everything sounds like it is working well.What to Look for When You Tour a Home

 

Cracks in the Foundation

Repairing the foundation is costly. Check the basement and garage flooring for any cracks in the foundation or cement. This is also a good time to check for mould or water in the basement.

 

The Yard

When you look at the yard of a potential property, it is important to visualize what you will use it for in the future. Is it large enough and flat enough for everything you might want it for in the future?

 

Storage

If storage is a concern of yours, this is something that you should check on a home tour. You want to make sure the closets, garage or outside storage is a place that stays dry all year.

 

Repairs/Upgrades

Your list should include any upgrades you want to make to the home you are touring. Also, the list should include any known repairs that you knew about prior to the tour.

It is important to have everything you need in one place before you make an offer.

 

When you tour a home, it is important to stay focused on the house and look for the items that most people don't think about when looking at a home for the first time. If you have any questions about the home, get answers from a REALTOR® prior to making an offer on the home.


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Top Reasons to Get a Home Inspection Before You Buy
Posted on Sat, 15 Dec 2018, 02:30:00 PM  in Home buying tips,  My services
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When it comes to buying a new home, it's often easy to get caught up in the buying process. If your agent tells you that the house has other offers on it, you might throw out an offer in the hopes of buying it right away without taking the time to think about the purchase. This can easily result in you spending much more money than the property is really worth. A good agent will suggest that you pay for a home inspection up front. There are some solid reasons why you should get that inspection done before signing any paperwork.Top Reasons to Get a Home Inspection Before You Buy

 

Determine Its Overall Worth

One of the top reasons to have an inspection done is because it will give you an idea of how much the house is worth. Sellers can list their homes for any prices they want. Even if they work with licensed agents, they might think that the property is worth more than it would sell for in real life. The inspection will tell you the total size of the house and the property as well as any issues that the inspector found.

 

Find Out About Possible Issues

There is only so much you can tell about a home on your initial walkthrough. Even if you make multiple trips to check things out, you can only see what is visible to the naked eye. You might notice that some rooms need a fresh coat of paint or that you need to replace the bathroom or kitchen fixtures. That walkthrough will not give you the chance to check out the foundation or the roof though. The home inspection will tell you the problems found and give you an idea of how much those problems will cost to fix.

 

Put in a Lower Offer

Having a home inspection done is smart because it can help you decide what type of offer to put in out that property. A good example is a house that you love that has some damage to the roof. The cost of a new roof or even a major repair can easily hit $5,000 or more. That is money that will come out of your pocket when you become the new owner. When you let the owner know how much you'll need to spend on repairs, you might get the home for a lower price.

 

Demand Repairs

If you cannot reach an agreement with the current owner to lower the price based on the results of the home inspection, you can request that the owner make some of the repairs to the house before you buy it. This often occurs when the owner knows that the house needs work and set the sale price too high. Owners will sometimes agree to do the work because they realize that no one else will pay the price they want. This will only work if the work done will bring the home up the value that the owner wants though.

 

The home inspection process only takes a few hours. Inspectors will walk around the property and get inside the house. They will make a full list of everything that is wrong and any issues they find, which can include problems in the plumbing and/or electrical systems. Though you might think that you can skip this step, you should really have a home inspection done before you agree to buy an older home. The inspection can reveal damage and issues you didn't see and help you work out the best price for the home with the old owners.


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Top 5 Benefits of Owning a Home
Posted on Fri, 30 Nov 2018, 02:30:00 PM  in Home buying tips,  My services
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Owning a home is everyone’s dream, there are many noticeable benefits of owning a home. If you are planning to purchase a home the first step you should take is to determine whether having a house is the right fit for you and your family. It is essential when making your decisions to strongly consider both the advantages and disadvantages of what you are deciding on.Top 5 Benefits of Owning a Home

 

Here are some of the benefits of having a place to call your home. Knowing some of the benefits of owning a home can help you make informed decisions and save some of your money in the long run.

 

Freedom to Own

The most obvious plus benefit of having your own home is being in the position to customize it to fit your lifestyle. The dream home you always think about will become a reality with the newly found freedom to design, renovate, decorate and add anything that your heart desires.

 

If you have your own home, you can add permanent fixtures or paint your walls with any color you wish without worrying about breaking or leasing restrictions or regulations.

 

Opportunity to Build Equity

When you hear individuals talking about homeownership and real estate, one of the most obvious words you will likely hear is equity. Equity in real estate or homeownership is the probable market value of a property without or minus the liens against it such as a mortgage. One of the excellent benefits of having a home is an opportunity to create or build equity.

 

The longer you own your home, the more you will have to pay towards the balance of any liens. As the principal balance of any liens gets lower and lower and hopefully the value of the home increases, the larger the equity.

 

Enhances Your Savings

Purchasing a home is a reliable and stable way of investing your cash. To make it even simpler, property or homeownership is a forced way of saving your money. For most individuals, paying for your monthly mortgage is not a cost; it is a payment to yourself, which allows for higher credit, overall profit and equity down the road. You should view your mortgage payments as maintaining an excellent financial discipline where you are investing in something that is bound to improve and grow over time.

 

You Enjoy Significant Tax Deductions

Homeownership can minimize the amount of money you pay in income tax every year. Your property tax and mortgage interest payments can be deduced from the federal taxes and other state taxes.

 

Certain closing expenses and mortgage discount points may also be tax deductible. During the early years of your loan, when the interests represent the bulk of your mortgage payment, the respective tax deductions can help you save a significant amount of money.

 

Build Your Credit

There are many factors that affect your credit score, and one of the most important is the length of your credit history. The best tip of boosting your credit score is to improve the average length of your credit accounts, and homeownership can help you accomplish this.

 

Since the current length of a mortgage is approximately 15 to 30 years, having a mortgage on your respective credit history is an excellent way to expand or lengthen the average of your current credit accounts.

 

You should understand that each month that you pay a mortgage on time; it indicates that you are a responsible borrower which not only improves your credit score but also increases the chances of approval of your future credit accounts.


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Tips For Keeping Your Home Neat & Tidy
Posted on Thu, 15 Nov 2018, 02:30:00 PM  in My services
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Store Your Holiday Decorations and Throw Away the Christmas TreeTips For Keeping Your Home Neat & Tidy

After the holidays are over, you should put away your holiday decorations such as ornaments and strands of lights, but you should also throw away your live Christmas tree before it begins to drop its needles. A decaying Christmas tree is a potential fire hazard in your home, and it can also create a mess on the carpets or floors. When you store your holiday decorations, do it in an organized way by wrapping the light strands around rectangular pieces of cardboard, and also, wrapping the delicate glass ornaments in cushioning paper. Store the boxes of decorations in a safe place that isn't too hot or cold so that your holiday items will remain in good condition until the things are needed.

 

Wash the Refrigerator and Oven

If you have prepared a lot of meals during the holiday season, then you may have a messy kitchen that requires organizing and cleaning. Cleaning your kitchen's appliances after Christmas Day and New Year's Day is an excellent idea because a refrigerator and an oven can become covered with food debris. Prepare an ice chest for storing the food in your freezer and refrigerator so that the things won't spoil. Fill a sink with warm soapy water before removing the items from the refrigerator. Wash the exterior of the condiment bottles or other containers, but check the expiration dates on the items to throw out anything that is spoiled. Dump any leftovers into the trash, and begin to scrub the shelves, walls and back of the refrigerator with a wet cloth. Place the food back into the proper areas of the refrigerator as fast as possible.

 

Sanitize the Oven and the Stovetop

Cleaning an oven or a stovetop is more challenging, and it is a dirty job. Cover your clothing with an apron, and wear protective gloves during the process. Remove the metal grills from the stove to place the items in hot soapy water. Let these items soak while you complete the rest of the stove-cleaning task. The top of the stove may open so that you can wash away any spilled food, or alternatively, your stove may have removable drip pans. You can soak the drip pans in the sink with the grills. To clean the interior of the stove, you should use paper towels to wipe away the burnt food and sticky grease. If you use store-bought oven cleaner, then make sure that the room is ventilated, and you must keep the substance away from your skin. You can make a safer homemade oven cleaner with baking soda and vinegar, but it may take longer to sanitize the oven. Dry the pan holders and drip pans to place the items back on the stove for the next time that you must prepare a meal.

 

Organizing Your Kitchen Cupboards and Drawers

You may have kitchen cupboards that are disorganized and dirty after the holidays. Begin with the cupboard that contains stored food items such as cans of vegetables and boxes of pasta. Remove the containers so that you can wash the shelves underneath, but make sure to place the food back into the cupboard so that you can find things easily. Washing the interior surfaces of the other cupboards is a good idea to eliminate food crumbs that might attract pests such as cockroaches or mice. The utensil drawers in your kitchen probably require cleaning because food often spills into these items while you are preparing meals, so you can remove all of the cooking and eating utensils to wash the items along with the drawers.


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Don't Forget About These Things When You Budget for Your First Home!
Posted on Wed, 31 Oct 2018, 11:50:00 AM  in Home buying tips,  My services
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If you are getting ready to purchase your first home, there are many things that may not make it into your budget. While you may be focused on the excitement of the home itself, certain items added to your budget may make your overall experience after you move in more comfortable.

 

FurnitureDont Forget About These Things When You Budget for Your First Home

Although the furniture isn't a requirement when purchasing a home, many homeowners wish they had the funds to furnish the living spaces with new items right away. Saving for this makes homeownership much sweeter in the end. If you don't wish to save for the whole home, the living spaces should get some attention or even a new sofa!

 

Updates

Appliances, paint, fixtures, and lighting can make a new home purchase feel like it is indeed your ideal home. It is a little bit of work up front to get something that feels like you live there. These items have an upfront cost but the payoff is great. These are great things to think about when negotiating a price as well. If the home needs some updates, don't be afraid to give an offer that is below the asking price.

 

Home Maintenance

There may be things in the home that need to be fixed when you move in, or they may break right after you move in. Being prepared with savings for home maintenance or emergencies is a good way to keep your new home in steady working condition. Repairs can be very high if something is missed during the inspection of a home. If you plan on doing home maintenance yourself, there should still be a bit of emergency money set away for those things that you may not be able to do alone!

 

Final Costs

Make sure you ask about all of the costs of the home purchasing process. Your REALTOR® should be able to discuss this with you and let you know exactly what you will be responsible for when purchasing the home you decide on. This will help you stick to a more accurate budget.

 

Your Perfect Space

If you can't make your whole home perfectly the way you want it, an agreed upon space can be decorated and furnished to be a sanctuary for you. Feeling like you are at home can come from one space that reflects how you love to entertain, relax, enjoy your family, or work. A room that reflects your personality will show your guests just how well much the home compliments your style.

 

When purchasing a home it can be an emotional journey. Considering how you will feel once you've lived in the home will help you budget for the little things that will make the end of your home buying journey peaceful. Money is never the only consideration in homebuying but if you want your home to reflect your style it is an investment that is easier done with savings prior to the purchase of the home.


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Three Tips for Organizing Your New Home's Kitchen
Posted on Mon, 15 Oct 2018, 11:50:00 AM  in Home buying tips
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After buying a new house, you will want to budget your money carefully by cooking nutritious meals at home rather than visiting restaurants several times a week. If you had a tiny kitchen in an apartment, then you will enjoy having a spacious kitchen in a home, but you will need to organize it to make meal preparation an easier process. Here are some tips for having a clean and organized kitchen.

 

Kitchen Tip 1: Sanitize a Kitchen's AppliancesThree Tips for Organizing Your New Homes Kitchen

Before using the kitchen's appliances, you should sanitize everything. This is easy to do with basic cleansers such as dish detergent and bleach. If the interior of the oven is a greasy mess, then you will want to use specialized oven cleaner. Cleaning the kitchen can take a few hours, so you should prepare ahead of time by ventilating the area and having bright lighting. Fill the sink with hot water and detergent so that you can remove the refrigerator's shelves to wash its interior. Don’t forget to wash the freezer section along with the ice cube trays. Make sure that the refrigerator is at the proper temperature setting before you shop for food. Next, you should remove the pan holders from the stove to wash these, and you may also need to remove drip or broiling pans from the oven. Spray the cleaner inside the oven so that it can lift the debris, and wipe away the grease or food particles with paper towels. If you have a dishwasher, then fill the soap dispenser and run it on the hottest setting to eliminate bacteria or mold inside the appliance.

 

Kitchen Tip 2: Preparing Cupboards for Food Storage

You will need a ladder to reach the highest kitchen cupboards to wash the items completely. Make sure to wash the tops and sides of the cabinets in addition to the shelves. If you notice any signs of insects or rodents, then you should look for entranceways where the pests are entering to fill the openings with liquid caulking. Don’t forget to clean the exterior of the cabinets, including the handles and drawer pulls. After the interior of the cabinets are dry, you can place paper or plastic shelf paper on the shelving or inside the drawers to protect the wood from damage. This is also a good time to measure the interior of the cabinets to add organizing devices for storing glassware, dishes and utensils along with containers of spices and cans of food. You can find devices such as movable wire shelves, turntables and hanging systems for the inside of the cabinet doors. These organizational items can make preparing meals easier, but the devices also make it easier to keep a kitchen clean.

 

Kitchen Tip 3: Store Things Properly In the Kitchen

When you are storing things in your kitchen, think about how you use the items each day. An item such as a punch bowl that you use only a few times a year can remain on a top shelf while items such as mixing bowls that you use weekly should be stored on a lower shelf. You will want to have glassware near the kitchen’s sink where you can access the items quickly, but if you have a larger kitchen, then having additional glassware near the refrigerator is helpful. Storing your cans of food near to the stove makes sense, and it is also essential to have a can opener near this area. For faster meal preparation and daily cleaning, experts recommend having clutter-free countertops throughout the kitchen.


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Why Should I Use a REALTOR®?
Posted on Sun, 30 Sep 2018, 12:35:00 PM  in Home buying tips,  Home selling tips
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Selling or buying a home is a huge undertaking that involves the biggest lifestyle and financial choices you will ever make. For you to choose wisely and ensure you secure a great deal in today's real estate market, you have to involve many specialists. A REALTOR® is one of these specialists who will make the transaction easier for you.

 

The Difference of a REALTOR®Why Should I Use a REALTOR

Not all registered or licensed salespersons or brokers are REALTORS®. The agent has to be a member of the CREA (Canadian Real Estate Association) to become a REALTOR®. To be a CREA member, the agent is supposed to be:

 

  • Actively updating education - Through workshops, courses, and other professional development, REALTORS® maintain a very high level of current real estate knowledge.
  • Have Knowledge regarding developments in real estate - Your REALTOR® can get you any information that's needed for you to make an informed decision. This includes housing market conditions, neighbourhood trends, and comparable prices, and more.

 

  • Access - A REALTOR® has access to the Board MLS® Systems, which is known to facilitate the cooperate properties sale to benefit consumers.

 

  • Committed to the CREA's REALTOR® Code - This code is the affirmed standard of conduct for REALTOR® real estate practitioners. It is your guarantee of quality service and professional conduct.

 

Why Should I Use a REALTOR®?

Whether you are selling or buying a home, your REALTOR® will make sure the transaction is completed professionally and competently. You do not have to worry about any details, your REALTOR® will take care of them on your behalf. REALTORS® pledge to put buyers and sellers interests ahead of theirs an to always treat all parties honestly.

 

They Have Connections

REALTORS® always make it their mission knowing almost everyone who can help in the buying or selling process of a home. This includes interior designer, home stagers, home inspectors, real estate attorneys and mortgage brokers.

 

They've Bullish Negotiating Chops

When buying or selling a home, you will encounter negotiation, and since today's Canada real estate market heats up, these negotiations will get a little more heated.

Generally, you should expect a lot of competition, bidding wars, all-cash offers, and cutthroat tactics. A professional and savvy negotiator can help you seal the best deal. It is not about how much you'll spend or net. A REALTOR® will help in drawing up a purchase agreement that will allow enough time for contingencies, inspections and anything else that is essential to your needs.

 

They Have a Turbocharged Searching Power

You can find almost anything on the internet. You can even find the latest home listing. However, REALTORS® have access to more listings than you can ever find on your own on the internet. Sometimes properties can be available, but they aren't actively advertised. REALTORS® can help you find these hidden gems.

Additionally, a good REALTOR® will know the search area better than you. If you have interested in a particular neighbourhood but it is out of your expected price range, a REALTOR® is equipped to know all the ins and outs of all the neighbourhoods, hence they can direct you towards a particular home that's in your price range, which you may have missed.

 

REALTORS® Have Lots of Expertise

Real estate has a different language that full of semi-arcane jargon and acronyms. REALTORS® are trained to speak this language fluently. Furthermore, selling or buying a home often requires numerous forms, disclosures, reports, and other technical documents. A REALTORS® has the expertise of helping you prepare a good deal while avoiding costly mistakes and delays that can end up messing you up.


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Top 4 Benefits of Working with a REALTOR®
Posted on Sat, 15 Sep 2018, 12:30:00 PM  in Home buying tips,  Home selling tips,  My services
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Buying a new home is an exciting experience as you are creating a novel and new future for you and your household. Regardless if you are looking for something smaller or more significant, more modern, or with a concept design, you will require help getting started. That is why working with a REALTOR® can be beneficial to you.

The REALTOR® will help you determine the exact value of the home you are buying or selling. They will also help you determine the price range of the home you are looking to buy or sell. When purchasing a home, a REALTOR® will help you get something you are looking for and truly provide you with a home you were dreaming of. Here are the benefits of working with a REALTOR®.

 

They Know How to NegotiateTop 4 Benefits of Working with a REALTOR

Since a REALTOR® knows how to negotiate, they can detect any problems with the potential home you are looking to buy that otherwise could have gone unnoticed. They will help you review your potential home evaluation in-depth details while considering the home for themselves as well. In instances where some sections require repair or some improvements, they will help you to negotiate.

The negotiation process will involve having the homeowner to carry out the repair process as part of the selling agreement or lower the price to cover future renovations. Without the help of a REALTOR ®, these issues may go undetected, or your negotiation results may not help you get the right outcome you were looking for. It does not matter how level-headed you are, the process of purchasing a home is overwhelming and exciting. Allowing an unbiased REALTOR® with no emotional attachments to the home you are looking to buy, negotiate for you can be your saving grace.

 

Have Knowledge of the Area

The REALTOR® has more information about the area you are planning to purchase or sell a home. You will not have to wait for them to look up everything about the area. They know their area inside out making every process easy and quick. The REALTOR® knows the best neighbourhood, amenities, schools, marketplaces that are close to your potential home. They also understand the average market price of the home and the trends of the area in case you are selling. They will always have essential information at their fingertips for their customers.

 

They Understand the Paperwork Process

If you have ever purchased a home before, it means you have probably dedicated to a shelf full of documents that were involved in the purchase process. These papers include the written and signed counter offer, written offer, and other details. The paperwork process can prove to be tiresome for you. That is when a REALTOR® can come in and save the day. Most of the time, these counter offers are limited by a time frame making it difficult for you to work on them alone. They have machines that help in good economies and never stop the process of churning out papers.

 

Have Great Network

The REALTOR® know great contractors that could help you in the renovation process during and after the process. Selling or purchasing a home has much more than just a real estate transaction process. Prior to selecting a REALTOR® to work with, you should make sure that you are able to consider all the available options.


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