buying a home from a distance

buying a home from a distance

  • How To Get The Most Money When Selling Your Home

    When the inventory on homes for sale is low and the demand is high, it's quite possible for your home to sell for much more than what it would otherwise be worth.  That said, there are also things that you can do increase the value of your home at any time to ensure you get as much as you possibly can from a potential buyer.  Doing these two things will help increase the home's resale value.

  • 4 Things You Shouldn't Do When Looking At Homes For Sale

    If you are in the market to purchase a new home, you are going to want to take your time visiting homes for sale in the area you would like to purchase in. However, many people often make mistakes when looking at homes for sale that can make the situation less than ideal and a bit more stressful. Here are four things you shouldn't do while looking at homes: Go Alone:  Going alone to look at homes for sale is definitely not ideal.

  • 4 Tips For Getting Your Security Deposit Back When Renting An Apartment

    Finding the perfect apartment to rent can be tough, so when you tour a property and find a place that you want to live in it can be an exciting event. Renting an apartment comes with several fees that must be paid upfront, in addition to rent. Some fees, such as an application fee or background check are typically non-refundable. But your security deposit, which is typically one of the largest move-in fees, is something that you can get back if you are smart when you move in and move out.

  • Three Effective Approaches For QR Code Real Estate Marketing

    QR codes, or "quick response" codes, are the latest in bar code technology. Hundreds, if not thousands, of businesses currently use these little boxes of pixelated information to redirect smartphone users to their websites and product information pages. Some companies even use the codes to redirect consumers to contests and promotional offers. While the codes have many practical uses, not all of those uses in real estate are as practical as one may like.

  • Hiring a Property Management Company for a Condo Association

    Hiring the right property management company for a condo association ensures that the owners in the association get the services they expect with their home. Here are just a few of the things you should look for in a management company for your condo complex. Rapid Response Capabilities When disaster strikes, it is important to have a property management company that will respond quickly and effectively. Whether there is a fire, flood or other natural disaster in the complex, a rapid response plan is critical.

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    About Me
    buying a home from a distance

    Searching for a home a hundred miles away from where I was previously living was hard. There was no way for us to take a trip up to see every single house that we found online to see first-hand the condition that it was in and how big it truly was. I had to find a real estate agent that I could trust to help us find several houses to make a trip up to see in a single day. I created this blog after going through the buying process and making the move. It is my hope that if you are buying a new home far from your current one, that the tips here will help to make it an easy transaction for you.