The other day while I was showing a house I found a new use for tin foil. I have heard of tin foil art, tin foil hats, and if you live in Austin you are familiar with Freebirds World Burritos and their tin foil creations. But I never expected
This is an awesome photo of a kitchen taken with a fish-eye lens. What a bad example of how to take property photos. I would love to see more of these photos. Please send them my way.
Most people don't think listing their home is safety issue. And hopefully it is not. However there are a few things that we can do to reduce the risk. Internet home listings and location-based services are just advertisements for people whom want to take things from you. So lets talk about a few of the things to watch out for.
Section 9 of RESPA (12 U.S.C. §2608) states that: 1. No seller of property that will be purchased with the assistance of a federally related mortgage loan shall require directly or indirectly, as a condition to selling the property, that title insurance covering the property be purchased by the
As a home seller you want to initiate that positive feeling from a prospective buyer; choosing a new home is a very emotional thing and it is this emotional vibe that you want to tune into to. It is always the first impression that will dictate the buyer’s mood.
Homebuyer incentives can be smart marketing or a waste of money. Find out when and how to use them.
You’ve listed your home and the agent wants to start showing it to prospective buyers. Here’s a few tips to help it look its best. You may have already read the importance of clearing out clutter. Well, that’s because it can’t be stressed enough. It is one of the
How would it feel to lose your dream home for no fault of your own? Financial problems characterize each of our lives and none of us really know what will affect us when. However, we cherish our dreams and make enormous efforts towards realizing them, oh which some of
“Beginning in April 2010, federal law will require that contractors performing renovation, repair and painting projects that disturb lead-based paint in homes, child care facilities, and schools built before 1978 must be certified and follow specific work practices to prevent lead contamination.” Source EPA This new law sets standards
When you sell a stock, you owe taxes on your gain — the difference between what you paid for the stock and what you sold it for. The same holds true when selling a home (or a second home), but there are some special considerations. How to Calculate Gain