On the fence about whether or not it’s time for you to buy your first home? After some time, paying rent can start to feel one sided. You give a substantial amount of your income a month to your landlord, but don’t get any of the financial benefits that come with owning your own home. Are you ready to buy your first home? Can you even afford it?
There are pros and cons to both renting and buying, so really it comes down to finding the right option for you. To help you make the decision, here are Zippylife’s list of the pros for renting and buying.
The holidays are a great season for many reasons, but selling your home isn’t one of them. It’s a hard time to get the offer of your dreams, but it doesn’t mean it’s impossible. Your open house is going to play a huge role in making that sale happen. During all the holiday happenings it’s hard to find time to get your home ready to show, but you need to make sure you are up to the challenge!
The most important thing to realize is that the new ways of doing real estate come from a need for a shift in the industry. For the most part, the new way of going about real estate is going to be more beneficial for the customer – but only because it was built upon the old way of doing things. It should not be viewed as a battle of old school vs new school in real estate, but rather how the two can work together. Using the old fundamentals and mixing it with the new efficiency is the only way to view the world of real estate. Here a few ways we have viewed the evolution of the real estate industry:
Nowadays it seems like there is an app for everything and there definitely is. It shouldn’t come as much of a surprise that there are actually a lot of apps out there that can help you while you are buying or selling your home. I’m sure at this point you are wondering how much these apps could genuinely help you out.
There are a lot of opinions out there about real estate, these are some of the most common myths we have found. Hopefully, this will get you off to a good start so that you can make the best choices. Whether you’re selling or buying, it is important to know what you are getting into and that you are making the right decisions. There are plenty of home-selling/buying myths that people often buy into and we are here to make sure that doesn’t happen to you. Continue reading