Category Archives: Home Buying

John Asks… Should I hire a Home Inspector ?

Should I hire an inspector when buying a home? Continue reading

Sarah Asks… Should I buy a fixer upper if I can’t afford the house of my dreams?

Should I buy a fixer upper if I can’t afford the house of my dreams? Continue reading

Debbie Asks… What mistakes should I avoid as a first-time homebuyer?

What mistakes should I avoid as a first-time homeowner? Continue reading

Tony Asks… How do I find the right house to buy when the good ones sell so quickly?

In some cases, buyers are engaging in bidding wars for good properties. Continue reading

Martin asks….I am ready to buy a home. Do I need my own realtor or can I just go through the seller’s agent?

Having a real estate professional on your side will ensure the closing goes well, you are represented and will avoid costly mistakes throughout the process. Continue reading

Tricia asks….I have heard that buying a home in the winter months can be beneficial. I have SO many other things to do right now, why should I add this to my list?

The most important thing to remember is sellers that have listed during this time of year are very serious about selling. Continue reading

Jody asks…. I found the home of my dreams – but the inspection shows issues – what should I do?

I have dreamt of being a homeowner for years. But the inspector I hired found a few issues. Is my dream shattered? You still may be able to follow through with that dream. You did the right thing by hiring an inspcector – the money it costs upfront can save you thousands in the long run! Continue reading

Sharon Asks….How do I choose a mortgage provider I can trust?

Check with your local Better Business Bureau and ask for a company reliability report. Also, seek referrals within your own network of friends, co-workers, neighbors family and a trusted Realtor.
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Doug asks…We will be in the market to purchase in three months. What can I do to ensure I get the best mortgage deal?

Purchasing a home is a major life event and taking appropriate steps can really pay off. Continue reading

Sarah Asks….I will be moving to Denver soon with my job. Should I rent or own?

Interest rates are still low and that means it is more affordable to own your own home. Continue reading