Homeowner Associations – Pros and Cons

Homeowner Associations – Pros and Cons

Most homes built in designated or planned communities since the 1980’s have an HOA – that is, a Homeowner Association. Whether you grew up in one, or never have experienced living in one, there are many opinions about the benefits and downsides. We will cover some...
Process or Property

Process or Property

Home Buying can be Stressful What I have found over many years of working with home buyers is that there comes a point when a special home is found, a decision needs to be made as to submitting an offer, and the clients get very stressed – it is a big step to...
First Time Anxieties

First Time Anxieties

First time home buyers come with their own set of common anxieties.  As a long time real estate agent I recognize the need to listen more, inform more, share more, and guide more, than with a client who has bought and sold a number of times. Overpaying for a...
Cut Home Utility Expenses

Cut Home Utility Expenses

Home utilities One part of home ownership is the cost of utilities. When working with home buyers, their concern often focuses on the mortgage amount and property taxes. What is important as well are the utilities and maintenance costs. Where my office is in...
Buyer- tips

Buyer- tips

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Five Mortgage Questions

Five Mortgage Questions

Top 5 Questions About Mortgages Home buyers often have many questions about mortgages. It is something that you don’t do that often, so it can be confusing. It is important to understand the choices, learn about the options and terms, so that you feel...