Bonus room ideas Via Pinterest

Check out this nice playroom nursery https://www.pinterest.com/bobsproperties/ideas-for-the-house/ … [Read more...]

Home Owners, Tough Decisions – should I relist, relist with another agent, go FSBO, or take it off the market?

At the end of the year, in every region of the country, hundreds of homeowners have a tough decision to make. The ‘listing for sale agreement’ on their house is about to expire and they now must decide to either take their house off the market (OTM), For Sale by Owner (FSBO) or list it again … [Read more...]

The Two Things You Don’t Need to Hear from Your Listing Agent

You’ve decided to sell your house. You begin to interview potential real estate agents to help you through the process. You need someone you trust enough to: Set the market value on possibly the largest asset your family owns (your home) Set the time schedule for the successful liquidation … [Read more...]

5 Reasons You Shouldn’t For Sale by Owner

Let #bobwert #remax Help You Find #therighthome Some homeowners consider trying to sell their home on their own, known in the industry as a For Sale by Owner (FSBO). We think there are several reasons this might not be a good idea for the vast majority of sellers. Here are five of our … [Read more...]

Renters – either way you are paying for a mortgage

There are some people that have not purchased a home because they are uncomfortable taking on the obligation of a mortgage. Everyone should realize that, unless you are living with our parents rent free, you are paying a mortgage - either your mortgage or your landlord’s. As a recent paper from … [Read more...]

Estimations of Home Prices, Next 5 Years

Often real estate conversations center on housing prices and where they might be going. The Home Price Expectation Survey done every quarter by Pulsenomics surveys a nationwide panel of over one hundred economists, real estate experts and investment & market strategists about where prices are … [Read more...]

Advertising your home for sale to Home-Buyers

Agents advertise homes for the same reasons as a company does. Typically they’ll advertise in classified ads or in specialty magazines featuring homes available for sale. But as in other types of advertising, these types of ads rarely sell the home because the primary goal of advertising is to … [Read more...]

As Home Prices Rebound, Lenders Rush to Unload REOs

The recovery in home prices this year is prompting banks to sell off their REO inventory at a brisker pace. Sales of bank-owned homes made up 10 percent of residential sales in November, the third consecutive month for increases in REO sales.  "Lenders are taking advantage of this environment to … [Read more...]

Existing-Home Sales Decline in November, but Strong Price Gains Continue

Existing-home sales fell in November, although median prices continue to show strong year-over-year growth, according to the National Association of Realtors®. NAR's chief economist, said the market is being squeezed. “Home sales are hurt by higher mortgage interest rates, constrained … [Read more...]