Buying your first home can seem like an overwhelming process if you don’t know all of the steps or lingo associated with it. To give you a more in-depth understanding of the process we’ve compiled a vocabulary cheat sheet for you. This cheat sheet will explain commonly used terms in the industry that you will encounter when purchasing your new home. ... read more
Owning rental properties can be a lucrative business and a great source of income, but those who manage these properties know there is a lot of work that goes into each and every transaction. So what happens when you choose to relocate but don’t want to give up the added income from your rental? If you’re managing an out-of-state property, all hope is not lost! Our property management team put together tips for maintaining these properties, even after you move out of state.
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If a house is priced correctly, and there is high demand for an area - it’s essential that you act quick in putting in an offer or you might just miss “the one.” This is particularly true in a low inventory market. A low-inventory market exists when there is greater demand than there is a supply of homes (Learn how to evaluate the market in our blog – Determining if it’s a buyer’s or seller's market). So how can you be ready to put in an offer when you find that perfect home?
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Originally Posted by: Springfield News-SunBy Matt Sanctis - Staff WriterPhoto by Jeff Guerini - StaffPosted: 6:00 a.m Tuesday, April 17th, 208view the original articleThe Clark County Fairgrounds has secured a sponsor that will bring powerboat racing back to Springfield this year.
Coldwell Banker Heritage Roediger has pledged a multi-year commitment to sponsor the NGK Powerboat Racing Tour at the fairgrounds in August, said Dean Blair, executive director of the Clark County Fairgrounds. The races are set for Aug. ... read more
Many people in the process of buying or selling a house ask themselves – why should I use a Realtor? This is more common now that technology has given buyers and sellers the ability to search listings and open houses online. Many begin to wonder - why would I pay for someone to do something I could do myself? However, many mistakenly think the role of a realtor is just to find and show houses. A quality realtor does much more, and these efforts can mean the difference between getting a contract signed or shre... read more