1. Tips For Negotiating an Offer on a House

    After months of saving money for a down payment, applying for a loan, looking for realtors, and shopping for houses, when it comes time to negotiate a price, it can feel like the process will never end. For many, making an offer on a house and having to negotiate the price and details of the offer c…Read More

  2. 11 Steps to The Home Buying Process

    Buying a house is one of the many exciting life events for individuals or families. But for anyone who has never been through the process before, it can be incredibly overwhelming and confusing. Where do you start? Who do you talk to? How do you get a loan? How do you know what to look for? The good…Read More

  3. Common Made Mistakes By First-Time Home Buyers Part 2

    Looking to buy your first home is a big step and something to look forward to and be proud of. You’ve worked hard to get here and it is finally time to buy a home of your own. But you don’t want just any house, you want one that truly feels like home and, possibly even more important, one that y…Read More

  4. Common Mistakes Made By First-Time Home Buyers Part 1

    Buying your first home is a huge milestone in your life. Say goodbye to monthly rent payments, dirty roommates, cruel and inconsiderate landlords, and say hello to not just your very own house, but your home. A place that you know is yours and you can comfortably return to after a long day at work. …Read More

  5. Simple Home Projects That Can Help You Sell Your Home Quickly

    When selling a house, many people tend to fall into a renovation trap. They feel that they need to boost the value of the house to get the best price, but they often forget that the money spent on the improvements may not directly translate to an increase in value. There are several small, simple th…Read More

  6. Making Your New House a Home: 7 Simple Tips for Settling In

    There’s always a little sadness when you’re leaving a home that holds years of happy memories. The memories travel with you but not that comfortable, happy home feeling. That takes time to create. Meanwhile, the first few weeks in a new house can feel strange and awkward, almost like you’ve mo…Read More

  7. The Perks of Country Living

    It goes without saying that most of the population lives in or around a city. There are some definite benefits to buying a home in the city, such as the convenience of proximity to various stores and services. Yet living in the country offers a great deal to potential homeowners, in ways that city l…Read More

  8. When Is Buying a Fixer-Upper Worth It?

    One of the greatest housing trends in recent years has been the art of renovating homes. Shows like “Fixer Upper” and “Property Brothers” have popularized remodeling older homes, encouraging many potential home buyers to look for houses for sale that are in need of some work. Buying a fixer-…Read More

  9. Home Hacks – Worth It?

    Moving can be a thrilling experience, particularly when you are moving into your dream home. The home you have searched for your entire adult life. It has everything you want, and you are excited to make it even more perfect. If you are lucky enough to live in our gorgeous community of Columbia, may…Read More