buying a home from a distance

buying a home from a distance

  • 3 Important Features You Might Forget To Look For When Shopping For A Home

    Most people know the main features to look for when shopping for a new house, and these include the correct number of bathrooms and bedrooms and the size of a home. There are other features that people do not always remember to consider when purchasing a house, though, and yet these features are very important. If you are house hunting, you may want to investigate the following features in the homes you view.

  • 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.

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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.